Contents of Livermore's
Millennium Time Capsule
Buried Jan. 14, 2000
 

1. Livermore mayor's cellphone
2. Official City Seal wrist watch and City Seal pin
3. Letter from Time Capsule committee to those opening capsule in 2099
4. Livermore Fire Marshall's badge
5. Letter from Fire Chief Stewart Gary to Fire Chief of year 2100
6. Police Dept. Badge No. 1
7. Letter from Livermore Police Chief Ron Scott to Police Chief of year 2099
8. Letter from Edward Teller, LLNL Director Emeritus
9. Letter to city officials in 2099 and State of City speech by Mayor Cathie Brown in 1999
10. Diploma of one of the 1999 valedictorians of Granada High School (Melinda Cromie)
11. Diploma of one of the 1999 valedictorians of Livermore High School (Katie Lindl)
12. Diploma of 1999 honors graduate of Las Positas Community College (Jennifer Kamps)
13. Street map of Livermore in 1998
14. Letter and monthly bills from representative Livermore residents (Strube family) in 1999
15. 1999 Business Directory of Chamber of Commerce
16. 1999 Livermore Rodeo program, with list of participants
17. Six special magazine supplements from the Independent newspaper
18. Bottle of Vintage 1995 Port wine (500 ml) from Concannon Winery (Petite Sirah)
19. Livermore Valley Wineries booklet
20. Millennium Beanie Baby
21. Sample ballot from 2 November 1999 City election
22. Souvenir bolt from time capsule, with tag signed by Mayor
23. Compact Disk video with induction ceremony of City Council in November and business district, city hall scenes
24. Collection of photos around Livermore in 1999 (on archival paper, both in color and B&W) including 3 aerial views
25. Front & Jump of Tri-Valley Herald of 3 November 1999 (post-election issue) & 1 January, 2000
26. Front & Jump pages of Valley Times of 3 November 1999 & 1 January, 2000
27. Front page of Herald newspaper of 4 November 1999 (final election news)
28. Livermore Independent newspaper of 10 November 1999
29. Fact sheets, history & microfilm of strategic plan from Lawrence Livermore National Lab
30. Fact sheet, community brochure and 50th anniversary medallion from Sandia National Labs
31. Selection of 1999 US currency and coins
32. Hoverboard Go-Ped owners manual (Livermore product)
33. Selection of 1999 US postage stamps
34. Newsletter from City of Livermore
35. Newsletter from Caring About Livermore
36. Newsletter from Tri-Valley CARES
37. Newsletter from Livermore Rotary Club
38. Newsletter from Rotary Club of Livermore Valley
39. Newsletter from Livermore Soroptimists
40. Newsletter from Eagles
41. Newsletter from Elks Lodge #42
42. Newsletter from Zone 7 Water District
43. Newsletter from Livermore Area Recreation and Park District
44. Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District Newsletter
45. Newsletter from PARC (Preserve Area Ridgelands Committee)
46. Newsletter regarding LLNL Community Environmental Report
47. Envelope of small cards and mementos -- credit cards, movie tickets to Titanic and Star Wars Episode One, business cards, a drivers license, Bay Area Rapid Transit ticket, Pokemon card, game rules, etc.
48. Brochure and Calendar of Events from Livermore Cultural Arts Council (LCAC)
49. Fall Preview issue of TV Guide for Sept. 11-17, 1999
50. List of Livermore Public Art and 3 compact disks with pictures of the art
51. Package of California Poppy seeds
52. Livermore Sister Cities scrapbook, including historical articles from newspapers
53. Small walnut wood container made from trees at Alden Lane Nursery, with acorns, walnuts, historical info, photos
54. Annual Report from ValleyCare Health System for 1998-99 and three hospital brochures
55. Newsletter from 2nd Street Merchants Group
56. Newsletter from U.S. Representative Ellen Tauscher
57. Newsletter from Friends of the Livermore Library
58. Calendar for year 2000 published by the Livermore Heritage Guild (signed by members and officers)
59. Book on William Mendenhall (founder of Livermore) written by Gary Drummond
60. Lock of hair from Mayor Cathie Brown
61. Artistís drawing of 1889 Livermore, aerial view looking Southwest, second smaller copy
62. Book - "Early Days in Livermore-Amador Valley" by Merilyn Calhoun
63. Pamphlet - "Just the Facts: Highlights of Livermore History"
64. Temperature, Rainfall Chart for Livermore for 20th century (from Livermore's US Weather Observer Ron Hafner)
65. Newsletter of Livermore-Amador Valley Historical Society
66. America Online and Compuserve new member's starter disks
67. Newsletter of Livermore Lions Club
68. City Flag of Livermore
69. Book - "Will the Last Person Leaving Livermore Please Unscrew the Bulb in Fire Station 1", by Barry Schrader
70. Words to the official song of Livermore
71. Livermore Airport brochures
72. 1999 Oldsmobile dealer sales handbook; Sport Utility Vehicle brochure; spark plug
73. Copy of Dec. 31, 1999 Time magazine featuring "Person of the Century" Albert Einstein
74. Newsletter from State Senator Richard Rainey
75. Newsletter, brochure, and coffee mug from the Livermore Heritage Guild
76. Livermore area phonebook for 1999
77. Copy of Independent magazine section dated 1/13/2000 featuring Time Capsule project; second one printed on archival paper
78. Newsletter from State Assembly member Lynn Leach
79. Essays from Livermore students on Livermore life in 1999 and predictions of life in Livermore in 2099; futuristic drawing of Livermore in 2099 through the eyes of a Mendenhall Middle School student
80. Livermore's American Indian Center newsletter
81. Wine corks from 7 Livermore Valley wineries
82. Reproduction of 1927 Livermore Chamber of Commerce brochure
83. Wheels bus schedule
84. Citizens Advocating Planned Progress (CAPP) campaign flier on Measure B
for 11/2/99 election
85. Menu from L&M Cafe in Livermore
86. Real estate sales magazine for Livermore area (Homes & Land of Southern Alameda)
87. Personal items added by capsule committee (to be kept a secret until capsule is opened)

March 20, 2000
Updade: April 30, 2000