This whimsical video was created around January 2016 and follows the Dean of the Library, Peter McDonald, as he struggles with completing an explanation of Library services, while also handling some of the “day-to-day” emergencies experienced by visitors.
Talks about his early life helping his father in the cotton industry and traveling the country with him, going to college in North Carolina and meeting his wife. He talks about serving in the army in the Counter Intelligence Corps, moving to Memphis and getting started in the cotton business before relocating to Fresno, seeing […]
Relates his history and membership with the Britto Duck Club, his career as a trap and skeet shooter, hunting the Britto Club and other clubs in the Grasslands prior to becoming a member, events that take place at the duck club and what the future holds for duck hunting and the Britto Club.
Talks about his role in the restoration of the interior of the dome of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem, the design he put forward and the process for implementing it as well as the history of the church since.
Talks about his family’s experiences prior to, during and after World War II, including his parents’ involvement in the JACL, their experience voluntarily relocating to Minnesota during the war, the discrimination they faced and how they rebuilt after the war was over.