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
As moments of sunshine and blue skies increase so will traffic on the quad. This week’s University Archives Photograph features a live band performing on the quad as students layout and enjoy a music break.  What is your favorite quad memory? Favorite band performance? Favorite quad event? We’d love to ...
April 13, 2012 • Jenny Hodge
Here are the answers to our Peter J. Shields trivia questions from yesterday: Besides the Library name two other campus landmarks that are named for Shields. A: Shields Oak Grove is located in the Arboretum and Peter J. Shields Avenue is located directly north of the Library. How old ...
April 5, 2012 • Sara Gunasekara