The sun is out and gardens everywhere are getting in on the action.  Here on campus we have many greenhouses and in today’s post we have a photograph of one of those greenhouses filled with plants.  Unfortunately that’s all we know. This is an undated and unidentified University Archives photograph ...
April 27, 2012 • Jenny Hodge
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 23, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
In celebration of National Park Week, here is an image of Lassen Volcanic National Park from our Eastman Originals Collection. A Waterfall in the Devil's Kitchen Lassen Volcanic National Park, Calif., 1937 ...
April 23, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
What is going on in with this tractor? Here’s what we know: This photograph is from the University Archives. It was taken during Picnic Day. A John Deere tractor is being held up on its hind wheels by wires. Here’s what we’d like to know: When was this photograph taken? ...
April 20, 2012 • Jenny Hodge
Special Collections will be participating in Picnic Day as part of the Shields Library Open House. Shields Library and Special Collections will be open from 11-1 on Saturday, April 21. We will be displaying historic Picnic Day photographs and memorabilia as well materials from our recent exhibit, Happy ...
April 19, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara
The 98th annual Picnic Day will take place this Saturday, April 21, 2012. In the spirit of this year’s theme, here’s our take on Then, Now, Always. Then Did you know that Picnic Day festivities used to include an Aquacade? The Aquacade featured synchronized swimming, live music, and ...
April 18, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara