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Archives Month is a collaborative effort by archivists around the nation to highlight the importance of historical records. More information about Archives Month events in California is available on the California Archives Month website. Special Collections is celebrating Archives Month by participating in the third annual ...
October 1, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
The library was pleased to partner with the History Department to sponsor a Shields Scholar to develop a research topic of the student’s own choosing utilizing the holdings of Special Collections. Nickolas Perrone, a graduate student in history working under faculty adviser, Professor of History Eric Rauchway, focused on the ...
September 12, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
Special Collections is excited to be participating again this year in the Sacramento Archives Crawl. This year’s event will occur from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  on Saturday, October 5, 2013. The California State Library, California State Archives, Center for Sacramento History and Sacramento Public Library will serve as ...
September 11, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
The San Francisco Mime Troupe will perform, “Oil & Water,” in Davis on Saturday, August 10 and in Sacramento on Sunday, August 11. Details about the local performances are below. More information about the Mime Troupe and this year’s performance can be found on their website and in a ...
July 31, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
Special Collections is pleased to announce the opening of the Robert G. Mondavi Papers in celebration of the 100th anniversary of his birth. Anyone familiar with California wines has heard the name Robert Mondavi. But do you know how he became one of the most influential figures ...
June 17, 2013 • Liz Phillips
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June 13, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara