News: University archives

The University Archives documents the history of the University of California, Davis and its faculty.

Today’s feature in our On This Day series takes us back to the March 4, 1972 dedication of Roessler Hall. Edward B. Roessler (1902-1993) taught on the Davis campus…

March 4, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara

If you mustache, YES we have Aggie Pride and the University Archives! Gunrock the original school mascot has also joined in on showing his #GoAgs spirit. Today…

February 20, 2015 • Jenny Hodge

For Aggie Pride Friday, Gerome decided to wear his Aggie Pride mustache while highlighting one of our oldest pieces of University memorabilia. This University Farm pennant, circa 1920,…

February 20, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara

Our latest Then & Now installment takes us to a place near and dear to us, the Main Reading Room of Shields Library. The north wing of the Library,…

February 4, 2015 • Sara Gunasekara

Today’s feature in our On This Day series takes us to the November 25, 1975 dedication of Kerr Hall. Kerr Hall, completed in 1969, was originally known as Academic…

November 25, 2014 • Sara Gunasekara

Today’s post in the On This Day series features the October 24, 1922 dedication of the Dairy Industry and Horticulture Buildings. Both buildings were designed by architect William C.

October 24, 2014 • Sara Gunasekara