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No Music, No Life with Dylan McDonald , The Andy Derer Show; November 24, 2012 | Audio

Tower Records Collection, Sacramento Magazine; November 2012

Sacramento Archive crawl opens history to city, News10.net; October 6, 2012 | Video

Previously “Off-Limits” Artifacts Displayed This Saturday, Fox40.com; October 4, 2012 | Video

Sacramento Archives Crawl, Fox40.com; October 4, 2012 | Video

Be a California History Scholar During Archives Month, Sierra Sun Times; October 4, 2012

Crawling Through Sacramento’s Archives, KFBK.com; October 3, 2012 | Audio

This Week: Celebrate the region’s history this weekend, Sacramento Bee; October 1, 2012

A toast to Sacramento history, Sacramento Business Journal; August 22, 2012

Sacramento’s treasure trove, Sacramento Business Journal; August 21, 2012

If We Can’t Have Tower Records Back, Let’s Have The Tower Records Project, BamMagazine.com; August 2012

Tower Records Project, Good Day Sacramento; June 29, 2012 | Video

Watch Bob Keller at Tower Records Project, eagle969.com; June 25, 2012

Remembering Tower Records, Sacramento Business Journal; June 25, 2012

Tower Records Archive Project Kicks Off, fox40.com; June 21, 2012

Project hopes to raise money to preserve Tower Records' memory, news10.net; June 21, 2012 | Video

Tower Records lives on in memorabilia, kcra.com; June 21, 2012

Images: Tower Records memorabilia drive, kcra.com; June 21, 2012

Drive To Preserve Tower Records Original Store, kfbk.com; June 21, 2012 | Audio

Tower Records Project Remembers Music Retailer’s Legacy, CBS 13; June 21, 2012 | Video

Tower Records Lives: Defunct Record Chain Turns Into Archive, spin.com; June 19, 2012

Tower Records Founder Turning Disbanded Chain into Archive, rollingstone.com; June 19, 2012

Tower Records could make history again, Sacramento Bee; June 19, 2012

Did you love Tower Records? Help preserve its history, usatoday.com; June 18, 2012

Tower Records Project Launches, Capital Public Radio; June 18, 2012

Campaign aims to archive Tower Records items for public display, Sacramento Business Journal; June 6, 2012

Sacramento’s I Street Bridge celebrates 100 years (pdf), Sacramento Bee, May 4, 2012

Return of the Fred Mayes Jewelers street clock, sacramentopress.com; May 3, 2012

No time to spare as historic clock is reinstalled, celebrated in downtown Sacramento (pdf), Sacramento Bee, May 3, 2012

Historic Clock Ticking Again at 10th and J , Sacramento Bee, May 2, 2012

Exhibit Displays Lawyer’s Legacy (pdf), Sacramento Observer; March 29-April 4, 2012

Restored historic street clock set to return to 10th and J in Sacramento (pdf), Sacramento Bee; March 22, 2012

New Exhibit Honors Sacramento’s First African American Attorney, KCRA.com; March 22, 2012

Noted black attorney to be celebrated (pdf), Sacramento Bee; March 19, 2012

History Celebrated at Rosemont High, rosemont.patch.com; March 2, 1012

The Life of Nathaniel Colley (pdf), Midtown Monthly; March 2012

Sign of the times (pdf), Sacramento Bee; January 12, 2012


Press Releases   

Evening Will Explore California Country Music via Film & Live Performance (pdf); October 1, 2012

Building Sacramento/Building Communities: Sacramento Archives Crawl (pdf), September 4, 2012

Tower Records Project Fact Sheet (pdf), June 5, 2012

Tower Records Project Revealed (pdf), June 5, 2012

Old Fred Mayes Jewelers street clock to be returned with new look, April 27, 2012

Sacramento County History Day 2012 Celebrated, March 5, 2012

Evening Will Explore the Life of Sacramento’s First African American Attorney (pdf), March 1, 2012