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Special Collections and Archives, UC Santa Cruz
Special Collections and Archives, University Library
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, California 95064
Phone: (831) 459-2547
Email: speccoll@library.ucsc.edu
Collections with online items: 4
Physical collections: 281
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Acid Test poster modern variant reprints, 2010

The Acid Tests were a series of parties held by Ken Kesey in the San Francisco Bay Area during the mid 1960s, centered around the use of the psychedelic drug LSD. This collection consists of modern variant reprints based on...

African-American Student Life : papers, 1972-1987

Miscellaneous documents (primarily photocopies) related to the office of African-American Student Life at the University of California, Santa Cruz, including: course descriptions, speeches, articles, administrative reports, correspondence, and minutes of meetings

Angel Island oral history project, 1975-1990

This collection includes copies of transcripts or summaries of 62 oral histories with Chinese immigrants detained at Angel Island Immigration Station between 1910 and 1940. Includes 12 female and 40 male detainees, along with 3 inspectors, 2 interpreters, and a...

Ann Bennett theater reviews, ca. 1984-1988, 1997-2003

This collection includes theater reviews written by Ann Bennett for the Register-Pajaronian in Watsonville, Calif

Annie Wells photographs, 1988-1997

The collection consists of matted photographs from Well's career as a Pulitzer-prize winning photojournalist

Brett Weston photographs, ca. 1929-1989

This collection includes 260 photographs and portfolio, "Portraits of my father : ten photographs" gifted from Christian Keesee

California Ephemera Collection, 1870-

This assembled collection contains stationery samples, packing labels, calendars, trade cards, brochures, advertisements, souvenir albums, travel pamphlets, theater programs & playbills and other miscellaneous materials

Campus community members, 1964-

Includes biographies, bibliographies, resumes, vitae, and obituaries of faculty, staff, and other campus related individuals

Charles B. Lawler photographs, ca. 1929-1977

This collection consists of black & white photographs, color snapshots and photograph album of Lawler's sculptures, exhibits and studios

Chuck and Esther Abbott slide collection, ca. 1950-1976

This collection consists of slides taken by the Abbotts, who photographed U.S. shopping malls and other sites depicting urban development in the 1950s and 1960s. Also includes slides of the Pacific Garden Mall in Santa Cruz, California. The Abbotts were...

Clyde Manley photographic collection, 1900-1910

Contains glass plates and negatives of the Manley family in Hawaii during the early 1900s. Also includes images of Colorado College, Colorado, the Manley's Ben Lomond home and the Santa Cruz area

Collection of photographs by Brett Weston, ca. 1955-1975

This collection includes photographs by Brett Weston taken during a twenty year period from 1955-1975

David Singer poster collection, 1969-1971

This collection contains a complete run of signed concert posters created by David Singer for rock music promoter Bill Graham, as well as some duplicate unsigned posters and a poster advertising a gallery show of Singer's work

Donna Haraway papers, ca. 2000-

This collection contains biographical information, correspondence, lecture notes, comments, book reviews, instructional materials, bibliographies, notes and writings

Edwin J. Blair papers, 1958-1985

This collection includes correspondence from Kenneth & Miriam Patchen including 5 painted letters and miscellaneous printed pieces advertising Patchen's painted poems

Elizabeth Ballard Campbell Papers, ca. 1895-1962

This collection contains correspondence between Elizabeth Campbell, her husband W. W. Campbell, their sons and family members as well as her notes, diaries, manuscripts, photographs and ephemera collected on six total solar eclipse expeditions: Jeur, India (1898), Alhama, Spain (1905),...

[Examples of toy and movable, miniature, and artists' books produced by Emily Martin at the Naughty Dog Press, with other accompanying miscellaneous material pertaining to her work]

Consists of 4 examples of Emily Martin's work in the area of toy and movable, miniature, and artists' books, a set of instructions on how to manipulate the "hexa-flexa-gon" (one of the 4 examples mentioned above), 4 printed announcements of...

Flux year box 2 [art original]

Wooden box with objects in compartments

Fluxkit [art original]

Attache case containing various objects in 4 compartments

Grateful Dead records, ca. 1965-2008 (bulk 1965-1995)

This collection includes business records, publications, audio and video recordings, photographs, graphics, ephemera and realia of the Grateful Dead. Also included is fan-based Deadheads' correspondence & ephemera.

Helen Hyde Woodcuts, 1903-1914

Helen Hyde was raised in San Francisco, then lived in France, Germany and Japan. She spent 15 years in Tokyo mastering traditional Japanese brush painting and woodcuts. She died in Pasadena, California. This is a small collection of colored woodcuts...

Helen S. Giffen papers, circa 1980-1989

This collections includes Helen Giffen's manuscripts and notes for her research on Georgiana Bruce Kirby

Jaime de Angulo papers, ca. 1890-1950

This collection contains correspondence, family journals, field notes, typescripts, manuscripts, poetry, artwork, photograph albums and published works

Julie Marie Vinter Hansen papers, ca. 1932-1960

This collection includes correspondence from Vinter Hansen to Tracy and Helen Crawford, photographs, and publications of her work

Kathryn E. Metz papers, 1971-

This collection contains some biographical material, prints done by Metz and slides of her artwork

Lick Observatory records, 1857-

Contains pre-university history documents, as well as correspondence, business & financial documents, historical photographs and memorabilia related to the activities of the Lick Observatory as part of the University of California

Morton Marcus poetry archive, 1936-2009

This collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, manuscripts, notebooks, teaching materials, poetry and film criticism

[Negative declarations, initial studies, notices of determination, notices of preparation and completion (environmental impact reports), and environmental impact assessments].

Official University communications related to the planning of, and approval for, campus buildings, parking lots, facilities, and other campus projects.

Neufeld family archives, 1840-1996

Includes materials relating to Henry and Hedy Neufeld, their children John and Anne (later Anne Frederike Neufeld Levin), and other members of the family. Includes material relating to the family in Germany, the escape to the United States by members...

Nina Graboi papers, ca. 1960-1999

This collection contains correspondence, manuscripts and research materials for her book "One foot in the future: a woman's spiritual journey"

Operation Crossroads : a report of non-participating scientific observer, ca. 1946-1947

Paul Galtsoff was an observer of the Bikini Atoll atomic bomb tests and reported on the destructive results of the tests on sea life in the area. This collection includes seventy-four annotated typescript carbon pages, with photographs, of his report

Patchen Administrative Records, 1974-

RESTRICTED - Contains the administrative records regarding the acquisition of the Kenneth Patchen Papers, the donations and purchases of related collections, associated public events and publications involving the library. Also included are photographs of the events

[Project planning guides].

Guides, issued for campus administrators and other members of the campus community, that typically include a distribution list, prose summary and description, budget, environmental impact classification sheet, map, schedule, and various tables or charts. Guides treat entire colleges, individual buildings,...

Ray Johnson mail art, ca. 1958-1994

This collection includes 10 letters and 26 pieces of mail art (decorated letters, postcards) from Ray Johnson

Rosario Mazzeo photographs, ca. 1911-1997

This collection contains 50 gelatin silver photographs with 40 negatives taken by Mazzeo

[Santa Cruz Campus Plan materials].

Student papers and background materials for a class at the University of California, Santa Cruz entitled "Santa Cruz Campus Plan" and taught by Professors Reyner Banham and Virginia Jansen in 1986.

Seven examples of Japanese bound books /

Title from descriptive sheet in box

[Student papers about the University of California, Santa Cruz campus].

Student papers submitted for Art History 181, University of California, Santa Cruz.

[Support Living Artists ephemera].

Broadsides, folded sheets, and ordering forms for works of Susan E. King and the Paradise Press.

Svea V. Lindquist & Helga O. Olson papers, 1875-1991

This collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, photographs and information about "The Rock Garden Nursery" in San Mateo, Calif

Turtle Island Press archive [ca. 1970-1980]

This collection documents the history of the press and its authors and their publications. Includes correspondence, typescripts, manuscripts, proofs and publications

UCSC academic planning records, 1961-2011

This collection contains early UCSC campus academic planning documents and related correspondence

UCSC physical planning records, 1961-2011

This collection contains campus physical planning documents and related correspondence

[UCSC Tutorial Project publications]

A collection of flyers and unnumbered newsletters describing tutoring activities of UCSC students with children in the surrounding communities.

[University of California, Santa Cruz multicultural senior theses, 1991].

Chicana feminist identity in The house on Mango Street and The last of the menu girls / Vicki Alcoset -- Forty Acres and a Mule Filmworks, Inc. : black independent film-making and the popular film industry / Phillip A. Calhoun...

[U.S. environmental history student papers, University of California, Santa Cruz, History 80P].

Includes nine papers relating to the Monterey Bay Sanctuary and two relating to Wilder Ranch State Park and the course outline and syllabus from professor Alisa Klaus.

Values and change in a diverse society.

Notes, student and teacher essays, and other materials related to the Oakes Core Course, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1988-1991, taught by Nubra Floyd.

Verna Johnston photographs, ca. 1950-2000

Consists of slides, matted and/or framed black and white photographs and color photographs of Johnston's environmental photography.

Victor H. Jorgensen papers, 1935-1994

Includes photographs, story lines, captions, research material, field books, tearsheets, clippings and articles documenting the career of Victor Jorgensen. Also included are writings and tapes of Barbara Lee Jorgensen's biography of her husband.

Wallace Stegner interview, ca. 1973-1977

This collection includes typescripts of the interview as well as correspondence relating to the editing and publication of the interview

War ephemera collection, 1914-1945

This collection contains war posters and pamphlets from World War I and World War II.

William G. Mackenzie Papers, ca. 1960-1990

Clippings, research material, correspondence and organizational documents related to the activities of the M.A.I.A. Foundation (Migration and Adaptation in the Americas Foundation) and William G.Mackenzie, one of the organization's founders

William H. Wright Papers, ca. 1897-1954

This collection includes lecture notes and manuscripts

World Fairs and Expositions Ephemera collection, ca. 1893-1950

An assembled collection of World's fairs ephemera and memorabilia, mostly from the 1915 Panama Pacific International Exhibition, SF, and the 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition, SF. Also includes a small amount of material from the 1939 New York World's Fair,...