News: Local history

A collection of posts that shed a light on the city of Davis, California and the surrounding areas.

If you grew up in Northern California, you have likely heard of or visited the Nut Tree restaurant, which for decades was a destination stop along
August 4, 2021 • Sara Gunasekara
Following the footsteps of other institutions, we also want to offer Zoom backgrounds based off images from Archives and Special Collections. Feel free to personalize your next virtual meeting by
May 5, 2020 • Christine Cheng
FIMo (Fire Insurance Maps online) is a user-friendly online research platform for finding historic maps. Through the UC Davis Library, researchers, students
March 21, 2019 • Jillian Kido
As the exhibit celebrating the centennial of the City of Davis enters its final weeks on display, we were inspired to add one more piece to it with the
May 17, 2017 • Sara Gunasekara