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One hundred years ago this week, the Yolo Causeway was dedicated in a four day celebration which lasted from May 11-14, 1916. When it was completed in 1916, the Yolo Causeway became a vital link in the California state highway system because it was the first all year, all weather
May 11, 2016 • Sara Gunasekara
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Today’s On This Day post features an article from the March 8, 1916 Weekly Agricola newspaper which announced the formation of a Fire Department for the University Farm.     March 8, 1916 Weekly Agricola
March 8, 2016 • Sara Gunasekara
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Today’s On This Day post takes us back one hundred years to February 2, 1916 when the article, “Beautiful Snow Again In Davis,” ran in the Weekly Agricola. The snow, which fell off and on during Thursday, January 27, 1916, remained on the ground until late the next
February 2, 2016 • Sara Gunasekara
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The following is an excerpt from an article titled, “Student Installs Wireless on Farm” in the March 1, 1916 Weekly Agricola: “Loyal D. Mealer ’17 who has been quietly installing a wireless telegraphy outfit on the tank house at the Farm, now states that his work has been
March 7, 2011 • Sara Gunasekara