Drummer Earl Watkins talks about the rich history of music in San Francisco/Oakland, including stories of segregated venues, stylistic changes in popular tastes, and the integration of the musicians union. Use of these materials by other parties is subject to the fair use doctrine in United States copyright law (Title 17, Chapter 1, para. 107) which allows use for commentary, criticism, news reporting, research, teaching or scholarship without requiring permission from the rights holder. Any use that does not fall within fair use must be cleared with the rights holder. For assistance, please contact the Fillius Jazz Archive, Hamilton College, 198 College Hill Road, Clinton, NY 13323. Visit the Fillius Jazz Archive Website https://jazzarchive.hamilton.edu

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