In celebration of National Train Day, here is an image from our Eastman Originals Collection. Oroville, Calif., 1950 ...
May 10, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
We’re excited to launch a new series on our blog titled: Then & Now. This series will highlight historic images, mainly from the University Archives Photographs, alongside current views of the same location. We’re grateful to Tim Silva, the Library’s Illustrator and Exhibits Specialist, for his graphic work on ...
May 9, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
Here’s a recap of an earlier post that we did for May is Bike Month: Since May is Bike Month, here is a sampling of some of our collections that focus on bicycles and bicycling. The William Clauson Cycling Collection contains bicycling books, journals, trade publications and directories, racing ...
May 3, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
May 10-12, 2013 marks the 44th Whole Earth Festival on campus. According to an article titled “Whole Earth Festival” in the April 1972 UCD Spectator: “The idea was brought to the Davis campus during the Christmas vacation break of 1969. A member of the ASUCD Experimental College attended ...
May 2, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
One of our collections, D-468 Milton Halberstadt Papers and Photographs is being highlighted at this time by the California Digital Library (CDL) at http://www.cdlib.org/cdlinfo/2013/04/22/good-enough-to-eat-halberstadt-food-photographs-at-uc-davis/ The Photographer, Milton “Hal” Halberstadt was a premier food photographer in San Francisco in 1940-2000.  His images were widely sought ...
April 23, 2013
The Society of American Archivists has partnered with the American Library Association, the Library of Congress, the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and many other cultural heritage organizations to launch Preservation Week – a national campaign to help raise awareness about collecting and preservation, to ...
April 22, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara