The San Francisco Mime Troupe will perform, “2012 — The Musical!,” in Davis on Saturday, September 10 and in Sacramento on Sunday, September 11. Details about the local performances are below. More information about the Mime Troupe and this year’s performance can be found on their website. Special Collections ...
August 16, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara
Do you recognize these people?  This lab? The equipment? What experiment could these gentlemen be conducting or rather what scientific discovery was made which warranted a posed photograph? Once again we have loosely identified (engineering) the photograph and we are looking to you to fill in the details.  Please comment on ...
August 12, 2011 • Jenny Hodge
Do you recognize this location? Does the background provide any clues? It was obviously an entrance to the campus at some point but when? What is currently at this location if not these gates? These are just a few questions to ask yourself when trying to uncover the story behind ...
July 29, 2011 • Jenny Hodge
Join Special Collections and other area archival repositories on Saturday, October 1, 2011, for Sacramento’s first annual “Explore History: Sacramento Archives Crawl.” From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., eighteen archives and special collections libraries from the Sacramento area and beyond will be celebrating National Archives Month by exhibiting rarely-seen historic treasures from their collections ...
July 27, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara
Do you recognize this location? Who are these people and what are they doing? Does the clothing style  or background suggest a possible date range? These are just a few questions to ask yourself when trying to uncover the story behind the photograph. Please comment on this photograph from the ...
July 22, 2011 • Jenny Hodge
Hal Halberstadt was a famous photographer who taught with Ansel Adams. He was very good at catching the light in clouds as you can see in these two photographs. ...
July 21, 2011 • libadmin