This week’s photograph captures an uncommon moment in Davis’ weather history and for some may act as as a trigger for memories of snow days in Davis.  What we have is a photograph from the University Archives of a woman and young child admiring the ducks on a cold winter’s ...
December 23, 2011 • Jenny Hodge
In celebration of the first day of winter, here is an image from our Eastman’s Originals Collection. Up and Over, 1941 ...
December 21, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara
During the Intersession weeks of December 12-23, 2011 and January 3-6, 2012 Special Collections is open 10-4 (Monday-Friday). We will be closed from December 24, 2011-January 2, 2012. As always, researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite. Happy Holidays! ...
December 12, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara
Below is a photograph from the University Archives of a group of students in a class working on an assignment or project.  Do any of these students look familiar?  The photograph has no other information so we do not know what class this is for or when it was taken.  ...
December 9, 2011 • Jenny Hodge
This week we are featuring a previously undiscovered photograph from the University Archives.  It appears to be of a fashion held on campus.  What we don’t know is when it was held.  When did the tradition of a fashion show on Picnic Day begin?   Could this be during a Picnic ...
December 2, 2011 • Jenny Hodge
So it’s been a few weeks since the last Look Familiar??? post and in those past weeks a lot of activity has taken place on campus, specifically the Quad. The Quad is a central point in campus activities and now, just as in the past, it is a popular location ...
November 23, 2011 • Jenny Hodge