Highlights of the
Over the years, there's been much feedback from visitors to the
Digger Archives web site. Some have used the site for school research,
some for dissertations, some for books, some for media studies, etc.
etc. There is much more in the online archive than is listed below. Just
follow the links on the top entry page. But
the items below are special—at the least for the person who built this
Videos (oldest to most recent)
issue of the Free City News sheets, distributed in San Francisco, 1967-68.
Shown above is the "1% Free" poster that first appeared as wall sized
posters in the Winter of 1968 and became a Digger trademark for the last
cycle of street events. Various interpretations of the poster's cryptic symbology
evolved. One interpretation which gained a certain infamy/popularity was
that merchants and rock bands were expected to contribute 1% of their receipts to the
City Bank to fund various activities such as the Free Food Distribution