Bill Knowland ~ photographer | Oakland Tribune

1987

From "Bort, Joseph P. Former Ala.Co.Supervisor, Metro Trans.Comm." folder. From caption on back of photograph: "Joseph P. Bort, accompanied by his wife, Jackie Bort, speaks at the ceremonies...

1984

From "Campbell, Edward, Supervisor" folder. From caption on back of photograph: "Newly elected Supervisor Edward Campbell and wife, Jessie, celebrate victory." Ed and Jessie Campbell with their...

10/31/85

From the caption that ran with the image: "A cool one greets pub customer, above, while Tom Atwood and Tim Soldati check IDs, below left, and those of age raise mugs." Image depicts a...

10/31/85

From the caption that ran with the image: "A cool one greets pub customer, above, while Tom Atwood and Tim Soldati check IDs, below left, and those of age raise mugs." Handwritten...

11/6/86

Image depicts a toy trolley, a toy car with Charlie McCarthy driving, and a toy car with Amos 'n' Andy in the front and back seat, respectively.

11/6/86

Image is a cast iron figurine of Charlie Chaplin.

11/6/86

Image depicts two toy airplanes, one with Popeye's head sticking out of the pilot seat, and another with a different cartoon character's head sticking out of the pilot seat.

6/2/84

Black and white photograph of San Francisco Giants baseball manager Frank Robinson arguing with 1st Base umpire Charlie Williams. Robinson is in full uniform wearing home whites (which means they...

1982

From back of photograph: "New Year Chinese Lion + Dragon Dance." A nightime Chinese parade through San Francisco (probably for the Chinese New Year). A Chinese man in the foreground helps guide...

18-Sep-87

Tribune caption on the back, Sep. 21, 1987-- "Cargo hold of huge Flying Tigers Boeing 747 is loaded near Oakland airport terminal." Handwritten, "Oakland Intl. Airport, new terminal, morning rush...

30-Jan-87

Clipping on the back reads, "'We will have to reallocate money from programs...and turn them toward making black males productive.' -Fredrick Murphy, minister of First African Mehtodist Episcopal...

16-Oct-82

Clipping on back of photo reads, "Oakland City Councilman Carter Gilmore, Assembly Speaker Willie Brown and Richmond Councilman George Livingston (above, left to right) make as unusual horseback...

26-Feb-77

From newspaper caption pasted on back: "The year of the Serpent was ushered in with the sound of firecrackers at the Children's Chinese parade in Oakland Saturday near Lincoln Square park. Here...

13-Sep-83

Depiction: Close up of two men and one woman who are smiling broadly. Photo caption reads: Ray Gatchalian, Richard Bowen and Sarah Seybold are part of 'mission.'

30-Jun-83

Depiction: A man and woman can be seen in the disctance hanging their laundry on clotheslines which stretch in front of a a long row of tents. A mountain is behind them and a roll of barbed wire...

11-Dec-82

Handwritten on the back, "Christmas dinner at the Yu house, Yu family, Tin Wah Yu dishing out soup." Photo shows a large Chinese family sitting around a round table. The head of the family is...

21-Sep-83

Depiction: Over a dozen anti-weapons group members huddle around a fence and talk to a German sailor. One protestor is recording the conversation. The German sailor seems reflective. Photo...

22-Oct-83

Depiction: Anti-nuclear weapons protestors assist in carrying a float in the shape of a giant blue whale down a street during a protest march. The whale has the words "Save the humans" on top of...

22-May-87

Handwritten on the back of image: "Elizabeth "Liz" Wagman, Leonard J. Waxdeck, Allison "Ali" Wagman. Bird callers. At the champagne and strawberries party at Ronal...

9-Jun-84

Tribune caption on the back, June 10, 1984: "Valerie Brisco-Hooks hugs coach Bob Kersee after 400-meter win." Handwritten, "Valerie Brisco hugs friend Bob Kersee after her victory record breaker...

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