The University Archives Photographs offer a visual record of the history of the
University of California, Davis. The collection contains photographic prints and negatives, and depicts
buildings and grounds, faculty and staff, annual events such as Picnic Day, campus events, classes and
classrooms, student clubs and activities, departments, and sporting events.
The University of California, Davis campus, originally known as the University Farm, was established by an
act of the State Legislature in 1905.
16 linear feet
3374 digital images
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 is open for research.