Cesar Chavez National Monument Exhibit

Two Large Mural Images by Harvey Richards now on Display The Cesar Chavez National Monument in Keene, California, this month, December, 2017, has installed a second 10 foot tall mural from images in the Harvey Richards Media Archive. This second image … Continue reading

Environmental Videos and Images

Archive Contents and Access with QR Codes Videos Harvey Richards’ environmental videos include four films on logging and forestry: The Stump Makers; Wasted Woods; Vanishing Redwoods; Timber Tigers. And two films on mining and miners: Perch of the Devil; Tale of Ruin. And a film on the ecology of San … Continue reading

California Farm Worker Videos and Images

Archive holdings and Access with QR Codes Videos California Farm Worker Videos and Images on the Harvey Richards Media Archive come from Harvey Richards photographic work during the years 1958 to 1966. He made four documentary films and shot hundreds … Continue reading

Soviet Union 1961 Videos and Images

Archive Contents and Access with QR Codes Videos Harvey and Alice Richards made two Soviet Union documentary videos in 1961 focusing on women and children in a socialist society: A Visit to the Soviet Union, Part 1: Women of Russia, and Part … Continue reading

Civil Rights Videos and Images

Archive Contents and Access with QR Codes Videos The Civil Rights Videos and Images in the Harvey Richards Media Archive were shot from 1958 to 1966 in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Mississippi in 1963 and 1964. He … Continue reading

Peace Movement Videos and Images

Archive Contents and Access with QR Codes Videos The Peace Movement Videos and Images in the Harvey Richards Media Archive provide the most lively interactions with viewers of any subject we offer. Peace movement videos include Everyman (1962), Women for … Continue reading

Images of 1960s Radical Activism into Contemporary Films

21st Century Films Using Harvey Richards Media Archive Images As more and more film makers put Harvey Richards Media Archive images of 1960s radical activism into contemporary films, I stopped for a moment to review what’s happened so far this century. … Continue reading

Cesar Chavez National Monument

Harvey Richards’ photo mural in Cesar Chavez National Monument In the Tehachapi Mountains of Kern County, California, up on Highway 58 to the south east of Bakersfield, stands the César E. Chávez National Monument of the US National Park Service. It is … Continue reading

Soldiers March in San Francisco, April 6, 1969

David Kirschner Remembers the Day Last month, in March, 2016, I received an email from David Kirschner about a photo on the Harvey Richards Media Archive. “That’s me,” he wrote, “driving my 1957 DeSoto featured in the photo.” His next … Continue reading

Historypin and HRMA Photos

Harvey Richards Media Archive Photos Now on Historypin Historypin is a website that combines Google maps with historical photos. It is an interactive website that provides viewers with ways to share their own photos, experiences and locations. Do you live in Mississippi? Are … Continue reading