Kevin Starr Talks About The Western Jewish History Center of The Judah L. Magnes Museum (2007)

Historian Kevin Starr, California State Librarian Emeritus and University Professor at USC, gave a keynote address at the 2007 annual gala event of the Judah L. Magnes Museum, which took place at the Cliff House in San Francisco. In this videoclip, Kevin Starr addresses Jewish history in California and the relevance of the holdings of the Western Jewish History Center, which in 2010 became the Western Jewish Americana archives of The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life at The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley.