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Image of 2017.008.046.3 - JoAnn Semones' notes and drafts during her time running for San Fernando City Council, 1970. These documents were complied during JoAnn Semones' time running a campaign for City Councilwoman for San Fernando City Council. Three small yellow pages of notes handwritten in blue ink and stapled. Two draft printed documents with some handwritten text in blue ink.

2017.008.046.3 - JoAnn Semones' notes and drafts during her time running for San Fernando City Council, 1970. These documents were complied during JoAnn Semones' time running a campaign for City Councilwoman for San Fernando City Council. Three small yellow pages of notes handwritten in blue ink and stapled. Two draft printed documents with some handwritten text in blue ink.

JoAnn Semones' notes and drafts during her time running for San Fernando City Council, 1970. These documents were complied during JoAnn Semones' time running a campaign for City Councilwoman for San Fernando City Council. Three small yellow pages of notes handwritten in blue ink and stapled. Two draft printed documents with some handwritten text in blue ink.

Image of 2017.054.002.16 - A two page photocopy of the San Mateo County Times from Monday, Oct 2, 1989. Includes an article about Shirley Temple Black becoming the American ambassador from Czechoslovkia. Also includes several police reports in San Mateo, Palo Alto, Hillsborough, and Redwood City.

2017.054.002.16 - A two page photocopy of the San Mateo County Times from Monday, Oct 2, 1989. Includes an article about Shirley Temple Black becoming the American ambassador from Czechoslovkia. Also includes several police reports in San Mateo, Palo Alto, Hillsborough, and Redwood City.

A two page photocopy of the San Mateo County Times from Monday, Oct 2, 1989. Includes an article about Shirley Temple Black becoming the American ambassador from Czechoslovkia. Also includes several police reports in San Mateo, Palo Alto, Hillsborough, and Redwood City.

Image of 0441 - Framed Portrait Photograph of Judge George H. Buck, 1884.  Copyprint of sepia photograph is mounted under glass beneath a brown mat with an oval opening and an ornate gold metallic floral motif inside a brown stained wooden frame with a raised painted inner border with gold-colored rope design.  Buck has short brown hair with a receding hair line and a large curly mustache and goatee-style beard.  He wears a dark coat, a white shirt and a loose black bow tie.  He is shown in partial profile with his right side completely visible.

0441 - Framed Portrait Photograph of Judge George H. Buck, 1884. Copyprint of sepia photograph is mounted under glass beneath a brown mat with an oval opening and an ornate gold metallic floral motif inside a brown stained wooden frame with a raised painted inner border with gold-colored rope design. Buck has short brown hair with a receding hair line and a large curly mustache and goatee-style beard. He wears a dark coat, a white shirt and a loose black bow tie. He is shown in partial profile with his right side completely visible.

Framed Portrait Photograph of Judge George H. Buck, 1884. Copyprint of sepia photograph is mounted under glass beneath a brown mat with an oval opening and an ornate gold metallic floral motif inside a brown stained wooden frame with a raised painted inner border with gold-colored rope design. Buck has short brown hair with a receding hair line and a large curly mustache and goatee-style beard. He wears a dark coat, a white shirt and a loose black bow tie. He is shown in partial profile with his right side completely visible.

Image of 0031 - Portrait Photograph of Timothy Guy Phelps Shields.  Black and white photograph is mounted behind glass and a brown mat inside a brown painted wooden frame with a geometric serpentine relief on the front.  Head and shoulder portrait depicts a man with graying hair hair that is parted on the left.  He is seen in partial profile with his left side visible.  He is wearing a dark jacket and vest, a white shirt with a high collar and a black bow tie.  He has a raised mole on his nose.

0031 - Portrait Photograph of Timothy Guy Phelps Shields. Black and white photograph is mounted behind glass and a brown mat inside a brown painted wooden frame with a geometric serpentine relief on the front. Head and shoulder portrait depicts a man with graying hair hair that is parted on the left. He is seen in partial profile with his left side visible. He is wearing a dark jacket and vest, a white shirt with a high collar and a black bow tie. He has a raised mole on his nose.

Portrait Photograph of Timothy Guy Phelps Shields. Black and white photograph is mounted behind glass and a brown mat inside a brown painted wooden frame with a geometric serpentine relief on the front. Head and shoulder portrait depicts a man with graying hair hair that is parted on the left. He is seen in partial profile with his left side visible. He is wearing a dark jacket and vest, a white shirt with a high collar and a black bow tie. He has a raised mole on his nose.

2017.008.137 - The Capitol: Symbol of Freedom (A pictorial story of the Capitol) in General and the House of Representatives in Particular

The Capitol: Symbol of Freedom (A pictorial story of the Capitol) in General and the House of Representatives in Particular by the 91st Congress, 1st Session. An oversize magazine with front and back cover of an photograph of the Capitol with a small image of a statue of an eagle on the far left bottom of the front of the magazine. Front cover has white and bold lettering. Includes foreword, articles, and some questions and answers about the Capitol.

Image of 2017.008.141 - Eye Remember: A Baby-Boomer's Scrapbook

2017.008.141 - Eye Remember: A Baby-Boomer's Scrapbook

Eye Remember: A Baby-Boomer's Scrapbook by JoAnn Semones, 2008. This book is a "personal glimpse at the people, places and events that shaped [JoAnn's] generation, a generation of post World War II "baby boomers" " [pg 7]. Topics: American Heroes, musicians, tv icons, spiritual leaders, the Kennedys, California leaders, and presidential hopefuls

Image of 2015.001.00514.2 - Governor Warren Greeting a Crowd at Burlingame City Hall, 1949

2015.001.00514.2 - Governor Warren Greeting a Crowd at Burlingame City Hall, 1949

Governor Warren Greeting a Crowd at Burlingame City Hall, October 1949. Black and white negative shows Governor Earl Warren greeting a crowd in front of the Burlingame City Hall during his gubernatorial re-election campaign. Warren shakes hands with a woman at center in the image. There are approximately ten other people are around him watching the scene. The brick Burlingame City Hall building is visible in the background. Part of a series of 4.

Image of 2015.001.00514.3 - Governor Earl Warren Speaking in Front of Burlingame City Hall, October 1949

2015.001.00514.3 - Governor Earl Warren Speaking in Front of Burlingame City Hall, October 1949

Governor Earl Warren Speaking in Front of Burlingame City Hall, October 1949. Black and white negative shows Governor Earl Warren speaking into a KVSM microphone in front of Burlingame City Hall during his campaign for re-election. Burlingame Mayor Dan Love is in the background on the right with his arms folded across his chest. There are approximately 16 other people standing behind Warren. Behind the crowd is the Burlingame City Hall and a neon sign that reads "POLICE DEPT." Lettering in an arched window on the building reads, "CITY OF BURLINGAME / 265." Part of a series of 4.

Image of 2015.001.00514.4 - Burlingame Officials with Governor Earl Warren Outside of Burlingame City Hall, 1949

2015.001.00514.4 - Burlingame Officials with Governor Earl Warren Outside of Burlingame City Hall, 1949

Burlingame Officials with Governor Earl Warren Outside of Burlingame City Hall, 1949. Black and white negative of Governor Earl Warren greeting City Officials outside the Burlingame City Hall. To the left of Governor Warren is Burlingame mayor Dan Love, who is holding the governor's right elbow. Looking into the camera, second from the right, is Ulysses Scott "Les" Simonds, Jr., a former mayor of Burlingame. There are approximately 16 other people near the governor and in the background. A large building with the words "Jenkle-Davidson / OPTICIANS" on the side is also visible in the background. A pole with an American flag juts out from an unseen building on the far right. Part of a series

Image of 2017.054.001.16 - Untitled [Meeting with the League of Women Voters], April 2, 1969

2017.054.001.16 - Untitled [Meeting with the League of Women Voters], April 2, 1969

Untitled [Meeting with the League of Women Voters], April 2, 1969. Black and white group photograph of Roy Archibald (right) sitting while Mrs. Leonard Berry (left) and Masako Nagumo (right) from the League of Women voters stand beside him pointing to a document. He holds the document in his left hand.

Image of 2017.054.002.14 - Untitled [Shirley Temple showing campaign pins to bystanders], October 12, 1967

2017.054.002.14 - Untitled [Shirley Temple showing campaign pins to bystanders], October 12, 1967

Untitled [Shirley Temple showing campaign pins to bystanders], October 12, 1967. Black and white photograph of Shirley Temple Black in a white dress surrounded by women and girls with two men in the background. Her hands are in motion as if she is clapping or writing. On the bottom right, written in black ink, the text reads "SS".

Image of 2017.054.001.8 - Untitled [Door to Door campaigning with Roy Archibald and Assemblymen Leo J. Ryan], December 12, 1967

2017.054.001.8 - Untitled [Door to Door campaigning with Roy Archibald and Assemblymen Leo J. Ryan], December 12, 1967

Untitled [Door to Door campaigning with Roy Archibald and Assemblymen Leo J. Ryan], December 12, 1967. Black and white photo of Congressional candidate Roy Archibald (left) walking on the concrete pavement with Assemblyman Leo J. Ryan doing last minute door to door campaigning. Both are wearing white shirts, gray suits and ties while holding newspapers in hand and passing by houses in the background.

Image of 2017.054.001.11 - Untitled [Mayor Roy Archibald with Steven Kotake in front of "VOTE FOR PROP 1" sign], June 12, 1968

2017.054.001.11 - Untitled [Mayor Roy Archibald with Steven Kotake in front of "VOTE FOR PROP 1" sign], June 12, 1968

Untitled [Mayor Roy Archibald with Steven Kotake in front of "VOTE FOR PROP 1" sign], June 12, 1968. Black and white photograph of Roy Archibald (left) in a suit holding his hand on a Steven's back. Steven Kotake has dark hair with glasses wearing a long sleeve shirt with jeans and a belt and is pointing a white sign on a black board. The white sign's text reads "VOTE WE-NEED TOBIN CLARK ESTATE YES on prop 1 JUNE 18".

Image of 2017.054.001.12 - Untitled [Group photograph with San Mateo Mayor Roy Archibald], November 21, 1968

2017.054.001.12 - Untitled [Group photograph with San Mateo Mayor Roy Archibald], November 21, 1968

Untitled [Group photograph with San Mateo Mayor Roy Archibald], November 21, 1968. Black and white photograph of Roy Archibald sitting and smiling looking at some documents while three men: Piero Patro (left); Kalvin Platt (center); Fred Furichi (right) wearing glasses and suits stand near him.

Image of 2017.054.001.13 - Untitled [Group photograph with Mayor Roy Archibald], March 25, 1969

2017.054.001.13 - Untitled [Group photograph with Mayor Roy Archibald], March 25, 1969

Untitled [Group photograph with Mayor Roy Archibald], March 25, 1969. Black and white group head and shoulder portrait photograph of two women: one wearing a hat with a flower bouquet (left), one wearing a white striped suit with white pearls and earrings (middle) standing to Roy Archibald's right. The woman in the middle and Roy Archibald are holding a small black rectangular object. All are facing the camera and smiling.

Image of 2017.054.001.14 - Untitled [Group photograph with Mayor Roy Archibald with two Lions Club members], March 19, 1969.

2017.054.001.14 - Untitled [Group photograph with Mayor Roy Archibald with two Lions Club members], March 19, 1969.

Untitled [Group photograph with Mayor Roy Archibald with two Lions Club members], March 19, 1969. Black and white group photograph of Roy Archibald (left) being presented with an award from two men in Lions Club hats. All three men are in suits with ties and are smiling.

Image of 2017.054.001.17 - Untitled [Roy Archibald presenting the seal of the city of San Mateo to the Mayor of Varde, Denmark], August 19, 1970

2017.054.001.17 - Untitled [Roy Archibald presenting the seal of the city of San Mateo to the Mayor of Varde, Denmark], August 19, 1970

Untitled [Roy Archibald presenting the seal of the city of San Mateo to the Mayor of Varde, Denmark], August 19, 1970. Black and white photograph of Roy Archibald (right) and the mayor of Denmark (left) holding a round seal with white bold text that reads "CITY OF SAN MATEO CALIFORNIA". The middle of the seal has some land with a tree on a sunny day with a small boat on the ocean in the background. Both appear to be looking at the seal in a room with two desks and windows in the background.

Image of 2017.054.002.2 - Untitled [Shirley Temple Black greeting San Mateo Councilman Robert Garvey with daughter Susan Black], October 25, 1967

2017.054.002.2 - Untitled [Shirley Temple Black greeting San Mateo Councilman Robert Garvey with daughter Susan Black], October 25, 1967

Untitled [Shirley Temple Black greeting San Mateo Councilman Robert Garvey with daughter Susan Black], October 25, 1967. Black and white photograph of Shirley Temple Black shaking hands with San Mateo Councilman Robert Garvey. She is standing to the right of her daughter Susan who is wearing a name tag that reads "SUSAN BLACK". All of them are wearing small little round pins that say "Shirley."

Image of 2017.054.002.3 - Untitled [Photograph of Shirley Temple Black standing behind table], October 4, 1968

2017.054.002.3 - Untitled [Photograph of Shirley Temple Black standing behind table], October 4, 1968

Untitled [Photograph of Shirley Temple Black standing behind table], October 4, 1968. Black and white photograph of Shirley Temple Black standing behind a table facing two seated men. She is holding her hands up with near her face with her thumbs and forefingers on each hand nearly touching. Temple Black wears a dress with horizontal stripes and polkadots. The men are facing away from the camera.

Image of 2017.054.002.4 - Untitled [Shirley Temple Black cleaning cobwebs in a haunted house in San Mateo], October 25, 1967

2017.054.002.4 - Untitled [Shirley Temple Black cleaning cobwebs in a haunted house in San Mateo], October 25, 1967

Untitled [Shirley Temple Black cleaning cobwebs in a haunted house in San Mateo], October 25, 1967. Black and white photograph of Shirley Temple Black holding a broomstick in the air and cleaning the cobwebs in a room. She is next to former mayor of San Mateo, John J. Murray Jr., a woman named Elsie and two other campaign supporters. Two of them are wearing political campaign hats with black printed text that reads "SHIRLEY".