Inventory of the Antique Mechanics Club Records

Sara Gunasekara
Department of Special Collections
General Library
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616-5292
Phone: (530) 752-1621
Fax: (530) 754-5758
Email: speccoll@lib.ucdavis.edu
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.


Creator: University of California, Davis. Antique Mechanics Club
Title: Antique Mechanics Club Records
Date (inclusive): 1964-1991
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: The Antique Mechanics Club, a student group established in 1971, collects, restores, and displays vintage agricultural equipment, focusing mostly on tractors. The collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, and files relating to the history of the Antique Mechanics organization on the UC Davis campus.
Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
Repository: University of California, Davis. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Davis, California 95616-5292
Collection number: AR-010
Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

Administrative History

The Antique Mechanics Club, a student group established in 1971, collects, restores, and displays vintage agricultural equipment, focusing mostly on tractors.

Scope and Content

The collection contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, and files relating to the history of the Antique Mechanics organization on the UC Davis campus.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is arranged in chronological order.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
University of California, Davis. Antique Mechanics Club--Archives
University of California, Davis--Students
Antique and classic tractors--California--Davis

Access

Collection is open for research.

Processing Information

Sara Gunasekara processed this collection with assistance from student employee Carena Leung.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AR-010, Antique Mechanics Club Records, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

Publication Rights

Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Collection Contents

Box 1:1

Correspondence 1964-1970

Box 1:2

Sekevak, John. Correspondence 1968-1975

Box 1:3

1970

Box 1:4

1971

Box 1:5

Picnic Day 1971

Box 1:6

4-H Small Engines 1971

Box 1:7-8

1972

Box 1:9

Picnic Day 1972

Box 1:10

Restoration Facility 1972

Box 1:11

Antique Mechanics newspaper clippings 1972-1977

Box 1:12-13

1973

Box 1:14

Picnic Day 1973

Box 1:15

Machines, Agriculture and the Camera Script and Storyboard 1973-1976

Box 1:16

1974

Box 1:17-18

1975

Box 2:1

Letters for Agricultural Machinary Restoration Project 1975-1976

Box 2:2

Camillus Nelson State Historic Farm booklet and clippings 1975-1979

Box 2:3

1976

Box 2:4

1977

Box 2:5

1978

Box 2:6

1979

Box 2:7

1980

Box 2:8

1981

Box 2:9

1982

Box 2:10

1983

Box 2:11

1984

Box 2:12

1985

Box 2:13

1986

Box 2:14

Correspondence 1987

Box 2:15

Engineering Progress 1988

Box 2:16

Mechanics Club Finances and Correspondence 1988

Box 2:17

Correspondence 1989

Box 2:18

Correspondence 1989-1991

Box 2:19

Calendar 1990

Box 2:20

Correspondence 1990

Box 2:21

Dateline/UCD newspaper 1990

Box 2:22

Correspondence 1991

Box 2:23

Newspaper and publications 1991

Box 2:24

Agricultural Machinery Collection Stationary undated

Box 2:25

Link to the Past pamphlets undated