News: Local history

A collection of posts that shed a light on the city of Davis, California and the surrounding areas.
This week’s feature in our Travel Tuesday series takes us to Oroville, California. The images below are from our Eastman Originals Collection. “Oroville Inn,” Oroville, Calif., 1938. “Webster’s Motel” on the Feather River Highway at Oroville, Calif., 1938. ...
March 24, 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. Baby Day winner, 1915. ...
March 20, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara
Here is this week’s post in our Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE) centennial series. This image, the cover of the PPIE Souvenir Guide, is from the ...
March 13, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara
This week Gerome is highlighting our California Collection. The collection contains nearly 3,000 pamphlets, brochures, flyers, and smaller sized books from various California cities and counties documenting events which played a role in the formation of the West. Also included is a group of late nineteenth and early twentieth ...
March 13, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara
This week’s feature in our Travel Tuesday series takes us to Orleans, California. The image below, from our Eastman Originals Collection, was taken in 1956. McGain’s Inn, Orleans, Calif., 1956. ...
March 10, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara
This week’s feature in our Travel Tuesday series takes us to O’Brien, California. The images below are from our Eastman Originals Collection. Duncan’s Lodge, O’Brien, Calif., 1958. O’Brien Lodge, O’Brien, Calif., 1958. ...
March 3, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara