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44/50 Aerial photographs provide some of the most visually impacting research materials in the Map Collection. Combined with USGS topographic maps and other maps available in the collection, research can often be enhanced with aerial photography dating back to 1937 in the Central Valley. Often used for statements
May 26, 2017 • Dawn Collings
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42/50 Charles Schneeman (1912-1972) was a science fiction illustrator for stories and covers of such works as Astounding Stories and Astounding Science Fiction from 1935 to 1952. The collection contains the artwork and correspondence of illustrator Charles E. Schneeman, Jr. The bulk of the collection is comprised of
May 9, 2017 • Kevin Miller
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40/50 Henry Miller and Charles Lux created the Miller and Lux Corporation which was headquartered in Los Banos, California.  Individually, and together as a corporation, they were instrumental in developing much of the cattle and farming businesses in much of the San Joaquin Valley in the late 1800s
April 28, 2017 • Kristoffer Landes
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39/50 In 1971 a group of students and Housing Office staff met to begin discussions on a project planning guide for innovative housing. The end result was the Baggins End Innovative Housing also know as “The Domes”.  The idea was to create a “low cost” housing project that
April 22, 2017 • Jenny Hodge