Inventory of the Blue and Gold Dairy Club Records

Sara Gunasekara
Department of Special Collections
General Library
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616-5292
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Creator: Blue and Gold Dairy Club (Davis, Calif.)
Title: Blue and Gold Dairy Club Records
Date (inclusive): 1920-1958
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: The Blue and Gold Dairy Club, organized in 1920 at the Davis campus, brought together students who were interested in the dairy industry. This small collection contains the club's correspondence, meeting minutes, and several photographs
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-048
Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

Administrative History

In 1920 the University Dairy Club was formed at the Davis campus. According to the club's constitution, its purpose was: "to bring those interested in the dairy industry in closer touch with the dairy problems of the day; to cooperate with the dairy department in building up a larger and more efficient dairy department; and to bring the members of this organization together in closer cooperation."
The group was later renamed the Blue and Gold Dairy Club.

Scope and Content

This small collection contains the club's correspondence, meeting minutes, and several photographs.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is arranged in alphabetical order.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Blue and Gold Dairy Club (Davis, Calif.)--Archives
University of California, Davis--Students
Student activities--California--Davis
University of California, Davis--History
Dairy farming--California


Collection is open for research.

Processing Information

Sara Gunasekara processed this collection.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AR-048, Blue and Gold Dairy 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

Account book, 1929-1956

Box 1:2

Attendance record, 1937

Box 1:3

Constitution and by-laws, 1920-1936

Box 1:4-6

Correspondence, general, 1921-1958

Box 1:7

Correspondence regarding speakers for programs, 1925-1942

Box 1:8

Forms and financial statements, 1923-1941

Box 1:9-15

Meeting minutes, 1921-1957

Box 1:16

Pacific Slope Dairy Show Booth, 1925-1926

Box 1:17

Plaque, Highest Award, 1922-1942

Box 1:18

Photograph, Blue and Gold Dairy Club, 1923

Box 1:19

Photograph, unidentified people, possibly club members, undated

Box 1:20

Photograph, unidentified people eating at a picnic table, undated

Box 1:21

Photograph, four unidentified women, undated

Box 1:22

Photograph, Front row (left to right) Jacqueline Irving, Connie Wallam, Joy Jones, Sarah Parrott, Nan Colburn, Marianne Silva. Back row (left to right) Lorna Beers, Nancy Brown, Sarah Harris, Jeanne Hoffman, Janet Schaeffer, Helen Marie Paynton, Carmel Moore, undated

Box 1:23

Photograph, Front row (left to right) Casey Elliott, Criss Cass, Marie Saso, Bonnie Davis. Back row (left to right) Marilyn Slater, Lizz Dahlstrom, Bobbie Herman, Diane Bringolf, Kay Estes, Verna Cagle, circa 1951-1955

Box 1:24

Photograph, Picnic Day float, 1940

Box 1:25

Photograph, Picnic Day float, 1948

Box 1:26

Photograph, Picnic Day float, 1956

Box 1:27

Photograph, Picnic Day float, 1957

Box 1:28

Trophy file, 1926-1928

Box 1:29

Ribbons for Picnic Day floats, 1948-1956