News: Local history

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

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
Don’t miss the Library Open House from 11am-2pm on Picnic Day, this Saturday, April 22! All activities take place in the main lobby of Shields. Davis 1917-2017: Celebrating 100 Years
April 20, 2017 • Jessica Nusbaum
Happy 100th birthday to the City of Davis which was incorporated exactly a century ago today on March 28, 1917! Prior to the city’s incorporation in 1917, the town’s citizens
March 28, 2017 • Sara Gunasekara