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$1,120 of $5,250 goal

Raised by 26 people in 5 months
Help save an extremely rare piece of film history!
If everyone reading this contributed  just $20,  we would easily achieve our goals. Please give what you can.

Our non-profit history organization (chartered 1875) received several reels of rare vintage films taken by a passenger while on the first leisure cruise of the Pacific in 1929.

One specific reel was filmed in rare Kodacolor Film consisting of images of Japan and China.  We need your help to preserve this historic 35 minute reel at Color Lab Corp., Maryland.

Once accomplished, these moving images will hold title as the oldest known moving color images for  both Japan and China. Once converted, our goal is to gift these films to the National Film Archives of Japan and China in the names of everyone who aids in their preservation.

Please act now... these films are very fragile and time is of the essence.
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Struggling to find the perfect gift this Christmas? Give what you can to save an important piece of history from being destroyed.
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Help save an extremely rare piece of film history!
If everyone reading this contributed just $20, we would easily achieve our goals. Please give what you can.

Our non-profit history organization (chartered 1875) received several reels of rare vintage films taken by a passenger while on the first leisure cruise of the Pacific in 1929 aboard the SS Malolo.

One specific reel was filmed in rare Kodacolor Film consisting of images of Japan and China. We need your help to preserve this historic 35 minute reel at Color Lab Corp., Maryland.

Once accomplished, these moving images will hold title as the oldest known moving color images for both Japan and China. Our goal is to gift these films to the National Film Archives of Japan and China in the names of everyone who aids in their preservation.

Please act now... these films are very fragile and time is of the essence.
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Thank you for your donation, Cathy. Little by little we are slowly gaining ground. If everyone who 'liked' could send what they can, we could reach our goal much sooner.

Mahalo nui,

Rick
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Today's 'Wonderful Wednesday!" Super donations today have moved the bar closer to our goal. Thank you everyone who have expressed their support. Let's keep it rolling!!
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$1,120 of $5,250 goal

Raised by 26 people in 5 months
Funds raised will benefit:
California Pioneers of Santa Clara County
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San Jose, CA
EIN: 946078299
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MD
$30
Maisie Deely
1 month ago
HD
$50
Hilary Deely
1 month ago
$10
Anonymous
1 month ago
BS
$5
Brian Smith
1 month ago
MS
$25
Martin Shore
2 months ago
RP
$25
Ralph Pearce
2 months ago
$25
Anonymous
2 months ago
MS
$20
Martin Shore
4 months ago
$50
Anonymous
4 months ago
CT
$25
Chris Treadway
4 months ago
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