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Special Collections, UC Davis
University of California, Davis, Department of Special Collections, General Library
100 NW Quad
Davis, California 95616-5292
Phone: (530) 752-1621
Fax: (530) 754-5758
Email: speccoll@lib.ucdavis.edu
Collections with online items: 7
Physical collections: 631
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Adams, Leon David Papers, 1940-1975.

Reports and brochures from the Wine Advisory Board and Wine Institute, correspondence and clippings, wine cookbooks and ephemera.

 
Agricultural appropriations collection, 1910.

Correspondence of J.L. Gillis to and from other universities regarding agricultural education appropriations.

 
Agricultural technology collection: 1850-

Promotional and descriptive materials relating to agricultural technology.

 
Akins, Samuel B. Collection, 1955-1988.

USDA reports and statistical information, periodicals, clippings, slides, and correspondence relating to cotton farming and legislation.

 
Al Logan Slagle collection, circa 1960-2002.

Research files and petitions from Slagle's work assisting tribal groups in obtaining recognition of their tribal status from the federal government, correspondence, and manuscripts of his writings.

 
Albert H. Rowe papers, 1943-1966.

Reprints pertaining to gastroenterology, asthma, cystic fibrosis, emphysema, chronic ulcerative colitis, diabetes, and ulcers of the stomach and mouth. Medical histories, articles, lecture notes, talks, allergy journals, photographs, and radiographs.

 
Alex Chis papers, 1968.

Material regarding socialism: articles, newsletters, and correspondence.

 
Alfred F. Smith papers, 1964-2007.

Materials related to Smith's Stonegate development in Davis, California.

 
Alfred Neumann collection, 1898-1912.

Published and unpublished materials relating to arguments for and against the prohibition of alcohol, including the responses of individual states and organizations.

 
Allred, B. W. (Berten Wendell) Papers 1967-1971.

Paper written by Allred entitled George Morgan, Pioneer Importer and Breeder of American Herefords (1967), detailing Morgan's family history and the development of his business.

 
American Association of Land-Grant Colleges and State Universities. Collection, 1964-1975.

Circulars, notices, and news items regarding political activities of interest to member colleges and universities.

 
American Bicyclist records, 1953-1993.

Business records of "American Bicyclist" magazine.

 
Amerson, Price. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Angelo, Homer G. Papers, [1916?-1998?].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
An-Ski, S. Collection, 19--.

Typescript of Ansky's The Devil's sabbath.

 
Apiculturists collection 1880-1958.

Manuscripts, photographic images, and printed materials relating to 19th century apiculturists and apiaries.

 
Arthur E. Gilmore papers, 1955-1956.

Clippings, slides, and photographs of Sutter County flood damage in 1955.

 
Asher Harer papers, 1933-1998

Files on Harer's involvement with the International Longshore and Warehouse union; clippings on the Vietnam War and North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), audiocassettes, and reel-to-reel tapes.

 
Askine, Sibyl E. Collection 1837-1857.

Seven bills of sale and transfer of African slaves in New England.

 
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Baccigaluppi, Harry Papers 1941-1974.

Papers, wine pamphlets, periodicals, books, clippings, and labels for grape products.

 
Bainer, Roy Papers 1929-1980.

Curricula development, organizational conference agendas, and minutes for the College of Agriculture; manuscript (untitled) for a textbook on farm machinery (by Bainer, Kepner, Barger); miscellaneous journals and reports.

 
Bakken, Anthony W. Collection 1920-1970.

Catalogs, dealer-only publications, advertising scripts, memoranda, speeches, reports, and photographs relating to agricultural technology, centering on the Oliver Corporation and its antecedents.

 
Ballantine, Edward J. Collection 1911-1951.

Clippings, playbills, programs, and photographs relating Ballantine's involvement with the Provincetown Players and other instances of his acting and directing career.

 
Bay Area Playwrights Festival. Archives, 1976-1993.

Playwright files; promotional materials; audio and videorecordings.

 
Beekeeping supply catalog collection 1880-

Supply catalogs and other publications offering for sale a manufacturer's or retailer's apicultural line; some ephemeral material.

 
Belasco, David Collection 1902.

Thirty-three photographs depicting Belasco's production of The Darling of the Gods, which opened December 3, 1902, at the Belasco Theatre in New York City.

 
Belmore, George Collection 1854-1907.

Correspondence, ephemera, photographs, playbills, programs, realia, and scripts. The bulk of this collection pertains to Henry Irving and his Lyceum Theatre company and includes original scripts and lighting plots used at the Lyceum Theatre.

 
Bennie I. Osburn papers, 1984-2011.

Deans weekly update emails, materials related to the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges North American Veterinary Medical Consortium, foreign animal and zoonotic disease, as well as Osburn's research on the bluetongue virus.

 
Benson, Mary Foley. Papers 197-

Ten botanical lithographs. For examples of Benson's entomological illustrations, see the McKenzie papers.

 
Berg, H. W. (Harold W.) Papers 1894-1983.

Correspondence, photographs, department minutes, lab manuals, newsletters, bulletins, articles.

 
Bernard Kreissman papers, 1965-1983.

Library Associates files, correspondence, and speeches.

 
Blackwelder Manufacturing Company. Archives, 1902-1989.

Business records, correspondence, photographs, patent information, manuals, bills of material, drawings, blueprints, and specifications.

 
Blanchard, J. Richard. Papers, 1912-1989.

Collection includes correspondence, memos, meeting minutes, annual reports, committee reports, publications.

 
Blum, Jerome J. Collection, [1900?-2000?].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Bor Shiun Luh reprints, 1951-1996.

Reprints of Luh's writings on food processing.

 
Brody, David. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms wine label applications, 1920-1947.

Wine labels and label permit applications submitted by domestic dealers, wineries, or importers to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms for approval. Information required on the label includes winery or distillery name, location, type of beverage, content, name of...

 
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C. Nelson Hackett papers, 1885-1977.

Correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, books, business records, clippings, legal papers, scrapbooks, photo albums, ephemera, and realia relating to Hackett and his family's ranch in Yolo County, California.

 
California Canners and Growers archives, 1959-1983.

Invoices, cash receipts, accounts receivable and payable ledgers, financial statements, payroll ledgers, bids, marketing studies, cancelled checks, pricing analysis, inventories, correspondence, and monthly manager's letters. Legal files pertaining to the law suit filed against the U.S. Government for remuneration for...

 
California League of Food Processors records, 1905-1984.

Collection contains financial records, Board of Directors minutes, background information, processing regulations, and some records of other entities (such as the California Olive Growers Association).

 
Charles P. Cotton Bicycling collection, 1978-1984.

Materials related to the Cycling Road Race at the 1984 Olympics including notes, correspondence, and course maps.

 
Cincinnati Butchers' Supply Company collection, [19---19--].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Clemmer, Richard O. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
C.M. Titus papers, 1900-1925.

Collection contains an account of a Titus Club hike to Mt. Whitney (1925), a photograph, and an Agricola yearbook (1916) dedicated to Titus.

 
Commission on California Agriculture and Higher Education. Collection, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Cooke, George M. Papers, 1940-1977.

Wine Institute bulletins, wine newsletters, extension minutes, administrative handbooks, reprints, certificates and awards.

 
Corti Brothers. Collection, 1970-1991.

Correspondence, catalogs, price lists, promotional materials, broker and winery advertising, newsletters, reports, photographs, wine labels, menus, recipes, receipts, business cards.

 
Crafts, Alden Springer Papers, 1915-1965.

Published and unpublished manuscripts, correspondence, reprints and radiographs relating to chemical weed control research employing autoradiography to trace the movements of herbicides through plants.

 
Crampton, Beecher. Papers, [1897-1995].

Beecher Crampton Papers, D-382, Department of Special Collections, University of California Library, Davis, California.

 
Crowley, Daniel J. Papers, 1918-1995.

Correspondence, papers, reports, programs, menus, and newsletters relating to teaching and research in anthropology and art.

 
Cruz Reynoso papers, 1949-[ongoing].

Reynoso is the Boochever and Bird Chair for the Study and Teaching of Freedom and Equality at the UC Davis School of Law.

 
C.S. Ough papers, 1938-1992.

Class materials, research notes, articles, and correspondence.

 
Cynthia Brantley papers, 1966-2002.

Collection contains research materials for Brantley's books, "The Giriama and Colonial Resistance in Kenya, 1800-1920" and "Feeding Families: African Realities and British Ideas of Nutrition and Development in Early Colonial Africa," as well as materials from the year Brantley spent...

 
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Dale F. Lott papers, [circa 1960-2000].

Subject files and slides from Lott's research on bison.

 
Dan Chumley papers, 1969-2005.

Material from his involvement with the San Francisco Mime Troupe and files relating to his theater projects in Asia.

 
Daniel J. Crowley and Jean Colvin Carnival of Salvador de Bahia, Brazil videocassettes, 1983.

39 videocassettes (primarily U-Matic) documenting the Carnival of Salvador de Bahia, Brazil which were made during a field project led by Professor Daniel Crowley and Jean Colvin in February 1983.

 
Davis (Calif.) land records collection, 1861-1933.

Abstracts and deeds of ownership of Davis, California land.

 
Davis Family papers, 1841-2003.

Family correspondence, photographs, account books and date books.

 
Davisville 1905: The Year the Town Woke Up exhibit materials, 2006.

The exhibit consists of images of both scenes and documents from the early 1900s, with the focus on the towns effort to secure the University Farm site for Davisville, CA (now Davis, CA). Reproductions of columns from the Davisville Enterprise...

 
Dean DeCarli papers, 1923-2002.

Certificates and awards presented to DeCarli as well as DVD and VHS copies of his oral history (2002) and "The DeCarli and Foy Families and Recollections".

 
Dobbs, Betty Jo Teeter Papers, 1965-1994.

Research files, reprints, manuscripts, lectures, book reviews, correspondence, bibliographies, departmental files, student papers and exams.

 
Duffey, Sean S. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Dunning, Lorry. Collection, [1926-1995].

Lorry Dunning Collection, D-368, Department of Special Collections, University of California Library, Davis, California.

 
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Earthmind. Archives, 1912-1984.

Books, correspondence, ephemera, financial papers, photographs, serials, and working files relating to energy use; some of these materials were once part of a lending library on alternative energy generation.

 
East Los Angeles College New Careers Program collection, 1967-1969.

Meeting minutes, correspondence, and reports associated with the New Career Program.

 
Edward James Stirniman papers, 1929-1931.

Materials regarding mechanized farming in the Soviet Union, including photographs.

 
Edward Rudin papers, 1953-2003.

Collection includes materials relating to mental health services in California and the Short-Doyle Act. Present as well are articles, speeches, presentations, and syllabi for courses Rudin taught as Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at UC Davis. Materials relating to his involvement...

 
Edwin Friedrich papers, 1964-2009.

Course notes and timeline of chemistry at the University of California, Davis.

 
Edwin McCarthy Lemert papers, 1936-1996.

Correspondence and subject files relating to Lemert's research on social issues such as stuttering, check forgery, alcoholism, and juvenile justice.

 
Emmons, Bob. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Eric E. Conn papers, 1949-2006.

Correspondence with scientists with whom Conn collaborated, grant applications to the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) that funded his research, and reprints of his publications.

 
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F. William Blaisdell papers, 1958-2008.

Publications by Blaisdell on trauma care and surgery and materials relating to the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine and Medical Center.

 
Farmer, David. Collection, [19---19--].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Fazio, Vic. Papers, 1978-1999.

Office files, correspondence, photographs, awards, and memorabilia relating to Fazio's more than 20 years in public life. Files on Auburn Dam and closure of McClellan Air Force Base, briefing books on policy decisions, proposals for Sacramento Valley water and flood...

 
Fermentation technology collection, 1915-19--.

Manuals, catalogs, and brochures relating to equipment used in enology, brewing, and distillation.

 
Fletcher, Robert. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Floyd Halleck Higgins papers, 1853-1974.

Manuscripts, correspondence, and research notes about agricultural machinery in the United States, Canada, and Europe.

 
Forrest Jackson photographs, 1966-1994.

Slides, negatives, transparencies, and contact sheets relating California agriculture. Subjects include the Tri/Valley Growers, the Modesto Irrigation District, California Canning Peach Association, and the California Tomato Growers Association. Collection contains both color and black and white images.

 
Francis B. DuBois papers, 1930-2001.

Collection includes files on rice research, Demeter Corporation, and DuBois' involvement with the California Crop Improvement Association and the California Rice Research Board. Also present are letters written while he was studying at the Sorbonne, University of Grenoble, and the...

 
Frank J. Veihmeyer papers, 1924-1959.

Research notes, publications, and pamphlets pertaining to Veihmeyer's work in crop irrigation, particularly on the movement of water through soil and its availability to plants. The collection also contains material on the effects of cultivation and crop irrigation.

 
František Rudolf Čebiš collection, 1801-1960.

Wine labels, price lists, menus, advertising brochures, and clippings relating to wine from throughout the world, with an emphasis on Eastern Europe. Pamphlets, regional wine maps, and labels, arranged by country, are excellent graphic resources. Subject files include materials on...

 
Frazier, N. W. (Norman Walter) Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
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Galloway, Terry R. Collection, [19---19--].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
George Belden Crane diaries, 1839-1898.

The diaries discuss the care of Crane's grape vines, wine making, and the weather.

 
Goodman, Paul Papers, 1965-1994.

Office files and correspondence.

 
Gregor, Howard F. Papers, [1920?-2000?].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Gunter Zweig papers, 1948-1987.

Correspondence, subject files, articles about pesticides, course materials, and files on conferences and organizations.

 
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Hagan, Robert Mower Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Hal Draper papers, circa 1940-1990.

Collection contains research notes relating to political history and manuscripts of his writing.

 
Hamilton, Dwight L. Collection, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Harold P. Olmo papers, 1900-2006.

Correspondence, research files, slides on grape varieties, grape variety reports by country, and materials relating to his activities in symposiums, conferences, and advisory boards.

 
Hart, Winfield H. Papers, [1959-1998?].

Collection contains subject files, correspondence slides, printed material, and articles and speeches by Hart.

 
Henry Jacobsen papers, 1912-1916.

Lantern slides and scrapbooks depicting agricultural practices in the Philippines.

 
Henry Putnam Pohler collection, 1988-2008.

Pohler collected documents related to the historical perspectives of California State Hospitals and Developmental Centers.

 
Herbert D. B. Tree collection, 1891-1917.

Clippings, photographs, and souvenir programs relating to plays produced by and starring Tree at the Comedy Theatre, Hay market, Her Majesty's Theatre, and His Majesty's Theatre.

 
Holt of California. Archives, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Howard, Seymour. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Hutchison, Sarah V. Papers, 1960-[198-].

Meeting minutes, research notes, interviews, journal and newspaper articles, and speeches relating to establishment, development, and eventual approval of D-Q University and the UC Davis Native American Studies program.

 
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Italian Swiss Colony archives, 1955-1980.

Shipping invoices, inventory transactions, distillery records, correspondence, management office files, grower registers, crush reports, and loss records.

 
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Jack Shaffer collection of cooperative materials, 1940-2000.

Books and serials relating to a wide range of domestic and international cooperatives ranging from agrarian to financial to healthcare cooperatives, among others.

 
Jackson, W. Turrentine (William Turrentine) Papers, 1950-1989.

Drafts of Jackson's articles, books, and papers; research notes; class lectures; and correspondence concerning his research interests in the Trans-Mississippi West and California mining, as well as his organizational affiliations.

 
James G. Van Maren papers, 1915-1988.

Collection contains speeches, working papers, articles, and reports including Agricultural Employers Labor Report and the Report on Environmental Assessment of Pesticide Regulatory Programs relating to his work at the California Chamber of Commerce.

 
James H. Doan papers, 1980-2002.

Statistical data on University of California, Davis sports compiled by Doan.

 
Jeffrey Lindeman collection, 1968-1992.

Berkeley-area counterculture newspapers, playbills, some correspondence related to San Francisco Mime Troupe.

 
Jerry L. Hedrick papers, 1962-2007.

Hedrick correspondence and manuscripts, as well as meeting, seminary and conference materials.

 
Jim Kiernan papers, circa 1940-1989.

Correspondence, newpaper clippings, subject files relating to Kiernan's work with and research on various labor unions.

 
Joann Leach Larkey papers, 1954-2005.

Files from her work with the UC Davis Oral History Project and local history material including posters, newspapers, and several photographs.

 
John Bodger and Sons Company records, 1930-2002.

Company catalogs and price lists, press releases, black and white negatives, prints, slides, and scrapbooks.

 
John Easton Porter photograph album, 1912-1916.

Photographs in the album include those from his time as a student at the University of California, College of Agriculture (now the University of California, Davis).

 
John J. Mondry horticulture photographs, 1961-1990.

Collection contains 35mm slides taken by Mondry of flowers and vegetables including: zinnias, marigolds, orchids, squash, cucumbers, corn, and cantaloupes.

 
John Lofland papers, 1977-1988.

Research materials on demonstrations in or near the California State Capitol building in 1977; materials relating to the formation of sister city relationship between the City of Davis and Ukrainian city of Uman.

 
John Lofland papers on the Unification Church, 1960-1986.

Research materials pertaining to the activities of the Unification Church in the United States during the 1960's and 1970's. Dr. Lofland's research in the cult provides a perspective on religious proselytization and conversion. The papers contain original notes, tapes, transcripts,...

 
John M. Tucker papers, 1934-2008.

Correspondence, research materials, syllabi, and reprints relating to Tucker's career as Professor of Botany.

 
John Movius papers, 1886-1998.

Correspondence; materials related to California State Fair wine judging, California viticultural areas, and Wine Scene Seminars and Tours.

 
Jones, John Richard Papers, [15--]-[17--].

Materials relating to the wine trade between England and France between the 16th-18th centuries; research data on apprenticeships, taverns, ports, and volumes of trade in paper and microfilm.

 
Joseph F. Williamson papers, 1951-1999.

Collections includes manuscripts of Williamson's writings and speeches, research files, and correspondence relating to his career at Sunset. Also included are editions of the Sunset Western Garden Book.

 
Julie Partansky papers, 1980-2002.

Reports, memos, agendas, clippings, and correspondence created while Partansky was a Davis City Council member and mayor.

 
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Keizer, Joel. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Kenneth K. Tanji papers, 1969-2007.

Slides, committee minutes, research notes, and class materials relating to Tanji's research on water issues, including a project to address selenium contamination that poisoned wildlife at Kesterson Reservoir.

 
Kenneth Kew papers, 1951-1980.

Material in the collection include: correspondence, reports, photographs, drawings, realia, and maps relating to Kew's career as a wine merchant.

 
Kevin P. Roddy papers, circa 1970-2010.

Materials from Roddy's research related to computers and the humanities and the revival of medieval drama in Britain (1951-1969).

 
Korean American Oral History Project collection, 1915-2003.

Correspondence, photographs, and newsletters.

 
Kupfer, David. Collection, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Kyoi/Kuksu archives, 1972-1978.

Correspondence, poetry submissions, type and paper samples, drawings, paste-ups, and flyers.

 
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Laben, Robert. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Lawrence A. Harper papers, 1660-1972.

Photostats, microfilm, and research notes relating to commercial shipping in the British Colonial ports of North America.

 
Lawrence J. Andrews papers, 1941-1964.

Reprints of articles on organic chemistry.

 
Leonard L. Born collection, 1943-1959.

Reports, pamphlets, and clippings relating to experiments in the irradiation of strawberries, potatoes, and poultry. Other materials deal with experiments with algae production as a potential cattle protein source.

 
Leslie family. Collection, [195--1998].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Lewis, Michael Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Living Theatre records, 1947-1975.

Clippings, correspondence, notebooks, photographs, promotional materials, scripts, working notes, and other production materials relating to Living Theatre productions and published books for the period extending from the company's inception to the mid-1970's.

 
Long, J. D. (James Dewey) Papers, 1950-1980.

Flyers, correspondence, circulars, and drawings.

 
Loomis, Edmond C. Papers, 1981-1988.

Extension leaflets written by Loomis pertaining to parasites in horses and turkeys; Cooperative Extension newsletter: Entomology and parasite notes.

 
Louis Owens papers, 1948-2002 .

Manuscripts of his works, correspondence with publishers and students, course syllabi, reviews and articles on his works, manuscripts, dissertations, and publications by other authors, and videocassettes

 
Lownsbery, Benjamin. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
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Manny Reaper collection, 1852-1859.

Court records and correspondence concerning the patent dispute between John Manny and Cyrus McCormick over a reaper invention.

 
Marchand, Roland. Papers, 1964-1997.

Research files, correspondence, publication files, ephemera, and memorabilia relating to Marchand's research in American corporate history.

 
Marion G. Miller papers, 1983-2008.

Material related to Miller's teaching as well as some materials related to her research.

 
Marsh, George L. (George Long) Papers, 1939-1962.

Affidavits, correspondence, research notes and reports regarding enology methods.

 
Marsh, Warner L. Collection, 1927-1977.

Cooperative extension circulars, reprints, technical reports, and notes relating to wilderness preservation, irrigation, carob and persimmon production, and local history.

 
Martha West papers, 1970-2009.

Correspondence, publications, course notes, and memorabilia related to Martha West's teaching career and political activities.

 
Mary DeDecker papers, 1928-2004.

DeDecker's correspondence, publications, as well as materials related to the Owens Valley Unified School District, the Inyo County Museum, and the Eureka Dunes.

 
Matthew Sarna-Wojcicki cycling periodicals collection, 1980-2002.

Collection of periodicals that focus on bicycles and cycling. Titles include: Velo-News, Winning, Berkeley Bike Club Newsletter/Pneusletter, Cycle, Cycling USA, NCNCA (Northern California/Nevada Cycling Association) Newsletter, and NORBA News: official publication of the National Off-Road Bicycle Association.

 
McCaskill, June Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
McClure poetry 1982.

Two cassette tapes of Joanna and Michael McClure reading their poetry at the University of California, Davis.

 
Meterological records collection, 1908.

Climatological records including Eppley charts; pyrheliometer records; continuous records of sun, wind, velocity, and rainfall; hydrothermograph records; evaporation records; air temperature, precipitation, wind and evaporation records collected at the U.S. Weather Bureau Standard Shelter, University of California, Davis.

 
Michael and Margaret B. Harrison Western Research Center accompanying material collections, 1922-2000.

Michael Harrison tucked photographs, newspaper clippings, correspondence, publishers' advertisements, and other interesting items into the books that he called his "fallout system," (because items were likely to fall out when one picked up a book). This ephemeral material provides insights...

 
Mielziner, Jo Collection, 1967.

Set designs: eight 4" x 3" original sketches executed on drafting paper in watercolor, gouache, and pencil depicting stage sets for the musical Mata Hari, which opened at the National Theatre, Washington, D.C., on 18 November 1967.

 
Mike Harrison library cards and microfilm, 1981-1997.

Updates to Harrison Western Research Center library card catalog, master microfilm of catalog records.

 
Miller, R. Bryan Papers, 1963-1998.

Lecture notes and exams, research notes, journal articles, correspondence, office files, and reprints relating to his research and teaching in chemistry.

 
Milton Albert Miller illustration collection, circa 1940-1969.

Scientific drawings and illustrations used in Miller's published work.

 
Mining records collection, 1786-1959.

Documents relating to the development of mining in California, including various mining companies records, account books, correspondence, history, photographs, and ephemera.

 
Moffat, Margaret. Papers, 192-.

Program, newspaper clipping, and script with scene plot, and production photographs, all relating to the play Just like a woman.

 
Moores, Eldridge M. Papers, [1949-].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Morris, Jane Papers, 189-.

Letters written by Morris to associate Mr. Watts, regarding travel accommodations.

 
Morrow, Dwight W. Papers, 1881-1954.

Manuscripts, typescripts, and research materials used for Morrow's publications, including The Phylloxera story, wine and the vine in the history of France, and A French botanist visits american vineyards.

 
Moscow Art Theatre collection, 1898-1938.

Sixty-two reproductions from photographs of early Moscow Art Theatre productions.

 
Moses, Benjamin D. Collection, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California records, 1935-1990.

Materials related to training, malaria control, monthly and annual reports, and slides.

 
Mrak, E. M. (Emil Marcel) Papers, 1960-1974.

Pamphlets, reprints, reports, and working papers of the Environmental Protection Agency, the National Academy of Sciences, and other organizations, for which Mrak served as an advisor. Files on environmental health and safety subjects, ecology, yeast classification, and food production subjects;...

 
Murray, Robert (Robert Bruce) Collection, 1970.

Three versions of Donner, a taped interview with Murray, and technical and production notes of the play's performance at Davis in 1970. Inclusive dates: 1970.

 
Music ephemera collection, 1800.

Clippings, lithographs, posters, programs, promotional materials, and serials. Extensive and diverse holdings containing, for example, a program for the Japanese Rock Musical '80 Hamlet along with a 19th century lithograph depicting Madame Fanny T. Persian. The bulk of the collection...

 
Music ephemera collection, 1800-[ongoing].

Clippings, lithographs, posters, programs, promotional materials, and serials. Extensive and diverse holdings containing, for example, a program for the Japanese Rock Musical '80 Hamlet along with a 19th century lithograph depicting Madame Fanny T. Persian. The bulk of the collection...

 
Mussen, Eric C. Collection, 1974-1990.

Fourteen programs for the state beekeepers' conventions.

 
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Napoleonic wine trade collection, 1795-1815.

Letters in German and French regarding the Bordeaux trade between 1795-1815.

 
Nelson, Klayton E. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Neubauer, L. W. (Loren Wenzel) Papers, 1950-1960.

Notebooks, farm structures reports, and agricultural conferences materials.

 
New California Jockey Club. Collection, 1903-1919.

Official programs of the thoroughbred horse-racing club based in Oakland, California in the early 20th century.

 
Newton, Gordon & Johnson, Merchants. Collection, 1763-1799.

Letters to Madeira merchants regarding wine shipments in the late 18th century.

 
Norman Allderdice collection, 1902-1977.

Collection of serial publications in the fields of conservative political and economic philosophy, communism, socialism, Russian history, anti-communism, and Soviet-American relations.

 
Norman Moser papers, 1954-1998.

Manuscripts of his poetry and correspondence.

 
Northern California Entomology Club records, 1930-1976.

Minutes (1930-1975), correspondence (1960-1968), financial records (1969-1976), membership lists, constitution, and information about loan funds.

 
Nursery & seed catalogs. 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Nyhus, Paul O. Papers, 1920-1940.

Papers relating various aspects of agricultural development in China in the late 1920's and Argentina in the late 1930's.

 
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Obledo, Mario G. Papers, 1957-1997.

Office files, correspondence, photographs, awards, and memorabilia relating to Obledo's forty years in public life.

 
Ogasawara, Frank X. Papers, [1940-2000]

The papers contain correspondence and publications by Ogasawara.

 
O'Higgins, Ambrosio Papers, 1760-1799.

Correspondence with church and governmental figures regarding missions, road repair, land allocation, military strength, and provisions for the poor.

 
Olmstead, Alan L. Papers, 1924-1994.

Background research materials for an article co-authored by Olmstead and Paul Rhode, "The agricultural mechanization controversy of the interwar years," which appeared in Agricultural history 68:3 (Summer 1994).

 
Orloff, Alexander Sergevich. Collection, 1830-1962.

Scripts in Russian by both Russian and European playwrights; some programs, reviews, and slides regarding Russian theatre.

 
Our Lady of Vladimir Convent (San Francisco, Calif.) Collection, 195-.

Photo album depicting life in a Russian Orthodox convent, located in San Francisco.

 
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Park, Joe. Collection, 1950-1991.

Clippings, correspondence, research notes, and articles relating to the history of agriculture and a wide variety of agricultural equipment and technologies.

 
Paul Elbogen papers, 1930-1987.

Typescripts of novels, a memoir, a biography, correspondence, and clippings. The materials are primarily in German.

 
Pedro Camejo papers, 1928-2008.

Camejo's journals, correspondence, writings, and audiovisual materials.

 
Performing arts photograph collection, 1890-1930.

Images of 19th century stage actors/actresses, mostly Americans and British.

 
Peter Marler correspondence, 1960-2008.

Correspondence relating to Marler's research on animal communication and his involvement with professional organizations.

 
Philip, Fayetta Harris Papers, 1935-1973.

Scrapbooks, notes, and ephemera relating to Philip's research concerning the nature of the universe and the Bacon-Shakespeare authorship controversy.

 
Phillips, Edith Henrietta Collection, 1914-1975.

Photographs of Ms. Phillips, her colleagues, buildings, equipment, and projects at Davis, Riverside, and Texas.

 
Phyllis J. Kress papers, 1968-1979.

The bulk of the collection contains costume designs for the theater productions at the University of California, Davis. Other material includes posters, programs, and other records dealing with campus theatrical productions.

 
Piepgrass, Niels C. Papers, 1960-1976.

Correspondence and reports relating to cotton farming.

 
Placide, Henry. Collection, 1810-1834.

Seventeen signed working scripts once the property of Henry Placide.

 
Polis, Gary A. Papers [1965-2000].

Professor in the University of California, Davis Environmental Science and Policy Department (1998-2000); conducted research on scorpions and spiders in Baja, California.

 
Political button and flyer collection, 1850-1970.

Bumper stickers, buttons, flyers, ballot tickets, about half late 19th century, half mid-20th century. Local, state, and national levels of government represented.

 
Pond, Gardner P. Collection, 19---19--.

Hand-colored menu for a feast at the Imperial Palace Restaurant in San Francisco; watercolor on rice paper; print of the Chinese cooking god; unframed pen and ink; realia.

 
Poppino, Rollie E. Papers, 1939-1981.

Microfilms, notes, and correspondence relating to Poppino's historical research.

 
Price Amerson art exhibition catalog collection, 1976-1999.

Contains catalogs from art exhibitions primarily in the United States, with strong holdings for the states of California and New York. Exhibition catalogs from Europe and Canada are also present in the collection.

 
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Quinn, Frank. Collection, 1955-1960.

Taped interviews with northwestern Californian Native Americans concerning govenment programs and the treatment of Native Americans, as well as some stories and songs reflecting various Native American cultures.

 
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Ray, Martin Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Ray Thelen papers, 1938-2004.

Recipes and formulas developed by Thelen during his years as baker, industry technician, and baking industry consultant, Technical papers which Thelen presented at industry meetings and conventions. Correspondence between Thelen and bakers, bakery owners, bakery managers, and industry consultants.

 
Raymond Hunold photographs, 1951-2002.

The collection contains over 70,000 images documenting the resurgence of storytelling in the United States as an art form. Also present in the collection are images from Hunold's work as a nature photographer. Hunold's work appeared in textbooks, newspapers, and...

 
Raynesford, Howard C. Papers, 19--.

Early manuscript draft of a book Raynesford co-authored with Wayne C. Lee, Trails of the Smokey Hill: from Coronado to the cowtowns (1980).

 
Reclamation District no. 551 (Calif.) Archives, 1893-1945.

Four bank ledgers (1893-1922) and four minutes books containing trustee board meeting minutes and financial reports to the district (1893-1945).

 
Religion and agriculture collection, 1938-1966.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department.

 
Richard E. Kepner papers, 1941-1969.

Reprints of articles on organic chemistry.

 
Richard Elmer Rominger papers, 1977-2000.

Correspondence, clippings, budget papers, agendas, and meeting notes relating to Rominger's work with the Department of Food and Agriculture; files on pesticides, water appropriation, soil erosion, farm labor, and natural resources.

 
Riddell, Adaljiza Sosa. Papers, [1960-2003].

The papers contain correspondence, subject files, curriculum materials, and research materials.

 
Risling, David. Papers, 1969-1991.

Files, audiotapes, newspaper clippings, newsletters, reports, memos, legal papers on subject of Native Americans. Includes information about Indian education, Indian law, and Native American Rights Fund (NARF).

 
Robert A. Wiggins papers, 1950-1989.

Departmental correspondence, minutes, meeting notes, manuscripts, book reviews, class rosters, lecture notes, and curriculum development materials.

 
Robert G. Curley collection, 1958-2000.

Reprints and reports on agricultural machinery.

 
Robert M. Ivie collection, 1953-2004.

Ivie's files related to brandy and the American Brandy Association.

 
Robert Munyon collection of the UC Davis Foundation, Board of Trustees minutes, 1959-1999.

Minutes from the UC Davis Foundation, Board of Directors meetings collected by Robert Munyon during his time as an officer of the California Aggie Alumni Association and trustee of the UC Davis Foundation.

 
Robert N. Campbell papers, 1953-2008.

Correspondence, notes, and reprints related to Campbell's work as professor of plant pathology.

 
Rothstein, Morton. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Rudolph L. Bialuski papers, circa 1941-2006.

Collection contain correspondence, daybooks and journals, photographs, materials concerning Bialuski's scholastic work in Canada and his involvement with the United Nations Relief and Welfare Agency.

 
Russell, William O. Papers, [1943-1991].

Collection contains files relating to the Russell Ranch in Davis and other family ranching operations in Idaho and Arizona. Material in the collection includes correspondence, financial statements, and annual reports.

 
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Sacramento Union records, circa 1862-1994.

The collection contains some accounting and business records, photograph files (1966-1994), clipping files (1972-1992), and an incomplete set of bound volumes of the newspaper.

 
Sarlos, Robert Karoly Papers, 1913-1992.

Books, clippings, correspondence, drawings, manuscripts, microforms, photographs, programs, published material, realia, serials, scripts, and research material resulting in Sarlos' Jig Cook and the Provincetown Players (1982); also includes items documenting Sarlos' attempt to reconstruct the Luzern Passion Play; notes and...

 
Schaefer, Norman. Papers, [1937-].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Shideler, James H. Collection, 1920-1980.

Reprints and serials titles relating to California agricultural history.

 
Shragge, Elaine. Papers, [19---19--].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Sidelle Scott artists' books, 1978-2008.

Artists' books create by Scott throughout her lifetime.

 
Sipapu archives, 1968-1989.

Photo layout and published issues of a newsletter "for libraries, collectors and others interested in the alternative press, which includes small 'underground' presses, Third World, dissent, feminist, peace, and all forms of indescribable publishing in general."

 
SLA Sierra Nevada Chapter records, 1977-2001

Slides, memoranda, diskettes, budgets, flyers of dinner events, executive board meeting minutes and v. 1-26 of the Gold & Silver Gazette, the Sierra Nevada Chapter's newsletter.

 
Smith, Milo. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Snyder, James B. Collection, 1895-1994.

Serials, pamphlets, and articles relating to Native Americans and the literature of the American west.

 
Soltero, Emilio Alejandro Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Steffi San Buenaventura papers, 1888-2002.

Manuscripts, correspondence, photographic materials, clippings, audiotapes, and memorabilia relating to San Buenaventura's research on Filipino American history. Also included is material on Hilario Moncado and the Filipino Federation of America.

 
Steve Sanfield papers, 1960-ca. 1990.

Personal journals, manuscripts, correspondence, publications, audio tapes, and collected ephemera relating to Sanfield's life and career.

 
Stout, Perry R. Papers, 1940-1974.

Subject files relating to soil science, plant chemistry, fertilizers, and genetics; correspondence, reports, contracts, clippings, photos, and reprints; personal files.

 
Sullivan, Charles L. Collection, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
Sutter Basin Company records, 1912-1960.

Letters and telegrams from Chicago to Sacramento on all facets of the financing of the company, land sales data, crop data, test gardens, artifacts, maps, blueprints, and ledgers.

 
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T.G. Schmeiser (firm) Records, [1888-1998].

Collection includes articles, past brochures, photos, current brochures, and handouts.

 
Theatre ephemera collection, 1800-1999.

Books, catalogs, and pamphlets for theatrical equipment; clippings, correspondence, financial papers, legal documents, promotional materials, realia.

 
Theatre programs collection: international, 1800-1995.

Mostly 19th and early 20th century British programs, including a sizable group from Dublin's Abbey Theatre.

 
Theatre programs collection: United States, 1800-2005.

Mostly 19th and early 20th century programs, including a large group of souvenir programs.

 
Theatre scrapbooks collection, 1800-1999.

Programs, program clippings, pictorial clippings, newspaper clippings, promotional materials, and ticket stubs are included in many of the scrapbooks; others contain only pictorial clippings which depict costumed actors and actresses. Most items relate to early 20th century American theatre, but...

 
Thomas Mayer papers, 1995-1996.

Transcripts and tapes of interviews for Mayer's book, "Monetary Policy and the Great Inflation in the United States: the Federal Reserve and the Failure of Macroeconomic Policy, 1965-1979."

 
Thornton W. Craig diaries, 1877-1922.

The diaries detail Craig's medical visits, prescriptions, and accounts.

 
Timothy Prout papers, 1971-2003.

Correspondence, notes, course materials, drafts of papers and book, research materials, and card files related to Timothy Prout's teaching career in evolution and ecology at the University of California, Davis and at the University of California, Riverside.

 
Tuma, Elias H. Papers, 1954-1993.

Research files, correspondence, publication files, ephemera, and memorabilia relating to his research in international economics. Includes extensive files from committee work at UC Davis and with national and international organizations.

 
Tupper, C. John. Papers, [19---19--].

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
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United States. Office of Scientific Research and Development. National Defense Research Committee. Collection, 194-.

Manuscript of a paper written under the auspices of the National Defense Research Committee for the Office of Scientific Research and Development, entitled A Survey of rationing and subsistence in the United States Army 1775 to 1940, the final report...

 
 
University of California (System). Center for Cooperatives. Collection, [1960-2003].

The collection contains books and pamphlets relating to cooperatives from the Center's library.

 
Ury, Marian. Papers, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
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Vera Gottlieb collection, 1848-1961.

Contains ephemera relating to various events in California history including the San Francisco earthquake, the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge, the Panama Pacific International Exposition, and the Golden Gate International Exposition.

 
Veterans History Project collection, 2003-2004.

This collection contains original recordings of those oral histories.

 
Viticulture and enology collection: 1970-[ongoing].

Promotional wine pamphlets from wineries of Australia, eastern and western Europe, the Soviet Union, South Africa, Japan, and Israel.

 
Viticulture and Enology Collection: Wine labels, 1975-

Wine labels, primarily from California.

 
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W. M. Kliewer papers, 1933-1994.

Class materials including syllabi and lecture notes and research materials.

 
Wagner, D. R. (Donald R.) Papers, [ca.1960-1993].

Collection includes poetry (Wagner's and other's), manuscripts, newspapers, and artwork.

 
Warren E. Spieker, Jr. collection of oral histories of waterfowl hunters, 2004-2005.

Forty-three audiotapes of oral histories of California waterfowl hunters. Transcriptions of the interviews are included.

 
William Clauson collection of cycling materials, 1971-2005.

Bicycling books, journals, trade publications and directories, racing programs, rule books, posters, comics and other materials relating to bicycling.

 
Wilson Smith papers, 1938-1990.

Typescript used in the publication of "Theories of Education in Early America, 1955-1819" (1973) edited by Smith, lecture notes, and correspondence.

 
Wines and Vines collection, 1969-1979.

The majority of the collection contains photographs used in the publication of "Wines and Vines," some dated and captioned. Also included are California wine labels.

 
Witkin, B. E. (Bernard Ernest) Collection, 19---19--.

Finding aid in the Special Collections Department, Library, University of California, Davis.

 
World War I and II ephemera collection, 1910-1950.

Articles, posters, military serials, photographs, and newspaper clippings relating to World War I and World War II.