Japanese Sailor Arrives in Oakland (Updated over a year ago)
KPIX Eyewitness News report from July 26th 1969 by Belva Davis, featuring views of Japanese sailor Yushigima sailing his boat into Oakland and mooring by Jack London Square. Also includes scenes from a press conference, in which he describes his single handed voyage from Japan to Oakland with considerable brio (through a translator).
Added to San Francisco Bay Area Television Archive on October 15, 2011.
- Originally aired on: KPIX-TV
- Date aired: 7/26/69
- Recording medium: 16mm b&w co-magnetic sound film
- Rights for this video belong to: CBS5 KPIX-TV
- Duration: 2:30
- Type of material: archival newsfilm