Japanese Sailor Arrives in Oakland

 
Date: 7/26/1969
Reference Number:
KPIX 39247
Format:
16mm newsfilm
Description/Summary:
KPIX Eyewitness News report from July 26th 1969 by Belva Davis, featuring views of Japanese sailor Yushigima sailing his boat into Oakland and mooring by Jack London Square. Also includes scenes from a press conference, in which he describes his single handed voyage from Japan to Oakland with considerable brio (through a translator).
Availability:
Mp4 video file streaming online in DIVA:
https://diva.sfsu.edu/collections/sfbatv/bundles/190394
Collection/Copyright Holder:
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Further Details:
Contact resident Film Archivist Alex Cherian (Email: acherian@sfsu.edu)