We compile a list of works by researchers who have used Special Collections resources and have cited our collections in their publications. The list is available on our website. Works published during 2012 include: Jarnot, Lisa. Robert Duncan, the Ambassador from Venus: A Biography. Berkeley: University of California Press, ...
January 14, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
This photograph of an unidentified musical group is from the University Archives Photographs and can be found on the Online Archive of California along with many others. In the photograph there are approx. 35 co-eds practicing. Do you recognize the conductor? Could this be the Glee Club or ...
January 11, 2013 • Jenny Hodge
… it snowed in Davis! The January 1973 edition of the UC Davis Spectator noted “Snow flurries for half a day on Jan. 8 pushed vacation-rested students into building snowmen and ’snoopies’ and doing battle with snowballs on the quadrangle and elsewhere.” Do you remember this snow event ...
January 8, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
During the Intersession weeks of December 17-21, 2012 and January 2-4, 2013 Special Collections is open 10-4 (Monday-Friday). We will be closed from December 22, 2012-January 1, 2013. As always, researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite. Happy Holidays! ...
December 6, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
Did you know that UC Davis had a Glee Club? In October 1916 the first Glee Club of the University Farm (now the University of California, Davis) was organized with an enrollment of forty men. According to the 1917 Farm Rodeo yearbook, the Glee Club was “organized to give the ...
November 28, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
Special Collections is excited to announce that more of our University Archives Photographs are now available online. These images offer a visual record of the history of the University of California, Davis. The collection contains photographic prints and negatives, and depicts buildings and grounds, faculty and staff, annual events ...
November 9, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara