News: Local history

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

In celebration of the Fourth of July, Gerome presents this pamphlet, Live in Davis on the Fourth: the 1956 Fourth of July Program by the Davis Jr. Chamber of Commerce.

July 1, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara

This week’s feature in our Travel Tuesday series takes us to Volcano, California. The image below, from our Eastman Originals Collection, was taken in 1947.

June 30, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is from our Panama Pacific International Exposition Collection. Ridgeway Tea…

June 26, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara

You may have heard that the U.S. Senior Open is being played this week in Sacramento at the Del Paso Country Club. In celebration of it, Gerome presents this pamphlet…

June 26, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara

This week’s feature in our Travel Tuesday series takes us to Ukiah, California. The images below are from our Eastman Originals Collection. The Empire Motel,…

June 23, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara

Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image is from our Panama Pacific International Exposition Collection. Bean Spray…

June 19, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara