Guide to the Donald C. Davidson papers Mss 19

Finding aid prepared by D. Tambo; revision by A. Demeter, 2012; addition prepared by Alizandro Barraza Mendoza, Matthew Stahl and Zachary Liebhaber, 2017.
UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Research Collections
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara 93106-9010
special@library.ucsb.edu
© 2012


Title: Donald C. Davidson papers
Identifier/Call Number: Mss 19
Contributing Institution: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Research Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 12.21 linear feet (7 cartons, 2 card file boxes, 1 document box, 1 half-sized document box and 2 flat oversize boxes)
Date (inclusive): circa 1920s-1980s
Abstract: The collection contains research files (notes, articles, clippings), bibliography cards, and picture postcards, mainly relating to concepts of time throughout history and among various cultures. Donald C. Davidson was University Librarian at UCSB for many years (1947-1977) and the collection reflects his longstanding interest in the study of time.
Physical Location: A portion of the collection is located at the Southern Regional Library (SRLF). Inquire at Special Research Collections for access.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Research Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Research Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Research Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Preferred Citation

Donald C. Davidson Papers. Mss 19. Department of Special Research Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Acquisition Information

Gift of June A. Davidson, widow of Donald C. Davidson, 1995-2004; 2017 addition gift of Jean Davidson and Gale Busch.

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection contains research files (notes, articles, clippings), bibliography cards, and picture postcards, mainly relating to concepts of time throughout history and among various cultures. Donald C. Davidson was University Librarian at UCSB for many years (1947-1977) and the collection reflects his longstanding interest in the study of time.
The collection also contains a number of printed works relating to the study of time, as well as other topics. These have been cataloged separately and can be searched on Pegasus, the UCSB Libraries online catalog.

Related Materials

Davidson (Donald C.) Oral History, 1984, 1993. Interviews with University Librarian Davidson, tracing the development of the UCSB Library, explaining the origins of each collection, and describing the trials he faced in keeping pace with the academic needs of a growing institution. Also 1993 interviews with other librarians in conjunction with naming of the Library in honor of Davidson, including Martha Peterson, Windal Simons, Christian Brun, Don Fitch, Grace Callahan, and Henry Tai. (OH 15).
Three formative decades of the UCSB Library : Donald C. Davidson, Librarian 1947-1977 [draft copy]. Donald C. Davidson with David Russell. Special Collections Z733.C1566 D399 1988.
UCSB Library Records. Includes materials from Davidson's time as University Librarian. (UArch 22).
UCSB Office of Public Information Biographical Files. One file containing clippings and other documents about Davidson. (UArch 11).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Time
Sundials
Calendars
Chronology
Clocks and watches
Davidson, Donald Curtis

 

Research/Subject Files

 

Almanacs

Box-folder 1: 1

Clog

Box-folder 1: 2

Evans Index

Box-folder 1: 3

General

Box-folder 1: 4

Royal Society of Canada, "The Need of a Rational Almanac," 1908

Box-folder 1: 5

Ancient monuments

Box-folder 1: 6

Archaeo-astronomy 1983-1984

Box-folder 1: 7

Astrology c. 1959-1973

Box-folder 1: 8

Astronomical symbols 1966

Box-folder 1: 9

Automates c. 1968

Box-folder 1: 10

Bede, the Venerable

Box-folder 1: 11

Book dealers

 

Book, history of (also history of printing)

Box-folder 1: 12

Clapham, Michael, "Printing," ch. 15 of Singer, A History of Technology, vol. III

Box-folder 1: 13

General

Box-folder 1: 14

New Catholic Encyclopedia, McGraw Hill c. 1967

 

Books of Hours

Box-folder 1: 15

General

Box-folder 1: 16

LeClerq & Cabrol, Dictionnaire d'Archéologie Chrétienne et de Liturgie

Box-folder 9: 1

Oversize

Box-folder 1: 17

Prymers - Edmund Bishop, Liturgica Historica

Box-folder 1: 18

Psalters & Books of Hours / Prayer Books, New Catholic Encyclopedia and Catholic Encyclopedia 1967

Box-folder 1: 19

Richter, Louise, Chantilly in History and Art, "Tres Riches Heures de Richard Duc de Berry"

Box-folder 1: 20

British Horological Institute c. 1967

 

Calendar

Box-folder 1: 21

Brantingham calendar, SB News-Press 11 Jan. 1983

Box-folder 1: 22

Cabrol, ed., Dictionnaire d'Archéologie Chrétienne et de Liturgie

Box-folder 1: 23

"The Calendar - As It Is - And as It Might Have Been," c. 1981

Box-folder 1: 24

Freeman-Grenville, The Muslim and Christian Calendars

Box-folder 1: 25-26

General

Box-folder 1: 27

Hooke, S. H., "New Years Day: The Story of the Calendar"

Box-folder 1: 28

Hooke, S. H., Sociology of calendar

Box-folder 1: 29

Jones, Sir Harold Spencer, "The Calendar," ch. 21 of Singer, A History of Technology, vol. III

Box-folder 1: 30

New Catholic Encyclopedia, McGraw Hill c. 1967

Box-folder 1: 31

Philip, Alexander, The Calendar: Its History, Structure and Improvement

Box-folder 1: 32

Wallace, Lewis A. R., The Luni-Solar Calendar 1938

 

Calendar, Anglo-Saxon

Box-folder 1: 33

Harrison, Kenneth, The Framework of Anglo-Saxon History

 

Calendar, Athenian

Box-folder 1: 34

Mikalson, Jon D., The Sacred and Civil Calendar of the Athenian Year

 

Calendar, Aztec, Maya & Inca

Box-folder 1: 35

General

Box-folder 1: 36

Guerra, Francisco, "Aztec Science and Technology," 1969

 

Calendar, Chinese

Box-folder 1: 37

Nakayama, Shigeru, "Characteristics of Chinese Calendrical Science," Japanese Studies in the History of Science, no. 4 1965

 

Calendar, Japanese

Box-folder 1: 38

de Garis, Frederic, for H.S.K. Yamaguchi, We Japanese

 

Calendar reform

Box-folder 1: 39

1922

Box-folder 1: 40

- Enlistment of George Eastman 1924

Box-folder 1: 41

1928

Box-folder 1: 42

1929

Box-folder 1: 43

Achelis, Elisabeth, "Be Not Silent"

Box-folder 1: 44

Achelis, Elisabeth - Miscellaneous (see also World Calendar Association)

Box-folder 1: 45

Ashbaugh, Lewis E., "Simplifying the Calendar," New York Times Sept. 8, 1929

Box-folder 1: 46

"Calendar Reform - What Has Happened to It?" 1960-1963

Box-folder 1: 47

"Catholic attitude... Mastrofini" - from Denis-Boulet

Box-folder 1: 48

Eastman, George

Box-folder 1: 49

Edwards Plan ( Collier's, Dec. 1946 - Kyle Crichton)

Box-folder 1: 50

Fleming, Sandford 1961-1979

Box-folder 1: 51

Frick, Bertha, Calendar revision bibliography

Box-folder 1: 52

General

Box-folder 1: 53

Hertz, J. H., "The Battle for the Sabbath at Geneva," 1932

Box-folder 2: 1

Journal of Calendar Reform (UCSC) 1932

Box-folder 2: 2

Leaflet (A) - "The 13 Months Calendar...," c. 1931-1939

Box-folder 2: 3

Leaflet "D.C." - "Adjustment of Half-Yearly, Quarterly and Monthly Statistics to 4-Week Periods"

Box-folder 2: 4

Leaflet (Ge). - "To Honourable Members of the Monetary and Economic Conference," June 1933

Box-folder 2: 5

Leaflet "G2" - "Charts Proving Different Percentage-Value for Each Day," c. 1933

Box-folder 2: 6

Leaflet "H." - "Calendar Reform - Health Statistics Part" (suppl. to Pamphlet "D")

Box-folder 2: 7

Leaflet "L." - "Fixed Calendar Benefits for Labour," c. 1933-1934

Box-folder 2: 8

Leaflet (L.O.) - "Calendar Revision," June 1936

Box-folder 2: 9

Leaflet "M." - "Leap-Year Calendar Errors," designed by C. F. Marvin

Box-folder 2: 10

Leaflet "R." - "Calendar Reform - Its Religious Part"

Box-folder 2: 11

Leaflet "Ry" - "Calendar Reform Will Help Railways," 1932

Box-folder 2: 12

Leaflet "SUB" - "Charts Comparing Calendar-Caused Distortions"

Box-folder 2: 13

Leaflet "U" - "League of Nations on Calendar Reform," 1931

Box-folder 2: 14

Leaflet No. 1. - "The Calendar's Defects and Inconveniences"

Box-folder 2: 15

Leaflet 1a - "The Calendar's Defects and Inconveniences"

Box-folder 2: 16

Leaflet 2r - "Calendar Simplification... Religious Part of the Calendar"

Box-folder 2: 17

Leaflet 3. - "Governments and Organizations Deceived about Calendar Reform," c. 1936

Box-folder 2: 18

Leaflet (3a) - League of Nations Report, Litvinoff USSR Jan. 25, 1937

Box-folder 2: 19

Leaflet "4u" - "Extending Use of 4-Week Periods"

Box-folder 2: 20

Leaflet 13 - "13 Periods of Four Weeks in Business," Oct. 1932

Box-folder 2: 21

League of Nations 1926

Box-folder 2: 22

League of Nations 1927

Box-folder 2: 23

League of Nations 1931

Box-folder 2: 24

League of Nations 1934

Box-folder 2: 25

League of Nations 1937

Box-folder 2: 26

Leap Day 1968

Box-folder 2: 27

Pamphlet "A" - "Calendar Defects and How to Remedy Them"

Box-folder 2: 28

Pamphlet "B" - "Calendar Reform"

Box-folder 2: 29

Pamphlet (B.A.) - "Natural Solution of the Early Bible Ages of Man"

Box-folder 2: 30

Pamphlet "C" - "Moses the Greatest of Calendar Reformers"

Box-folder 2: 31

Pamphlet "D." - "Calendar Reform Report of the League of Nations Special Committee on Enquiry..."

Box-folder 2: 32

Pamphlet "E." - "Winning Calendar Reform"

Box-folder 2: 33

Pamphlet "F." - "Women's Cause in Calendar Reform"

Box-folder 2: 34

Pamphlet "Fo" - "Women's Cause in Calendar Reform"

Box-folder 2: 35

Pamphlet "G." - "Calendar Simplification Urged to Safeguard Economic Prosperity," with insert of leaflet "D-C."

Box-folder 2: 36

Pamphlet (H.O) - "Humanity's Great Opportunity," 1933

Box-folder 2: 37

Pamphlet (Hu.) - "Humanity: An Appeal for Unity by Use of the Same Weekly Day of Rest," 1933

Box-folder 2: 38

Pamphlet "-P" - "60 Governments Internationally Preparing for Calendar Reform"

Box-folder 2: 39

Pamphlet (R O) - "Religion's Great Opportunity"

Box-folder 2: 40

Pamphlet "S" of calendar reform pamphlets

Box-folder 2: 41

Pamphlet "W" - "The 7-Day Week and Weekly Day of Rest," 2nd edition 1931

Box-folder 2: 42

Pamphlet "X" - Pan. Am. Union 1924 & supplement 1922

Box-folder 2: 43

Pamphlet "Y" - Royal Society of Canada, "The Need of a Rational Almanac," 1908-1909

Box-folder 2: 44

Pamphlet "Z" - "Time to Fix the Year"

Box-folder 2: 45

Pamphlet 1. - "World Crisis Speeds Calendar Reform," c. 1931-1933

Box-folder 2: 46

Pamphlet 2. - "Calendar-Caused Difficulties Are Imposed on All Nations by 30 and 31-Day Months," c. 1933

Box-folder 2: 47

Pamphlet 3 - "Calendar Simplification," June 1, 1930

Box-folder 2: 48

Pamphlet 4 - "Calendar Complications in Asia"

Box-folder 2: 49

Pamphlet 13/12. - "13 Months or 12?" 1933

Box-folder 2: 50

Pamphlet 28. - "Nature's 28-Day Month is the Easiest and Best for All Humanity"

Box-folder 2: 51

"Progress" for IFCL illustration, Pan. Am. Bulletin 1928

Box-folder 2: 52

Roster of companies using 13 month calendar 1933

Box-folder 2: 53

Rothé, Walter - Universal Calendar, Look Magazine Dec. 1964

Box-folder 2: 54

United Nations 1947

Box-folder 2: 55

Vajda, Geza

 

Canada

Box-folder 9: 2

Farley, Atlas of B.C. xeroxes, UCSB Map Room

Box-folder 2: 56

General

Box-folder 2: 57

Sage, W. N., Seminar Outline in British Columbian History

Box-folder 2: 58

Stow, Mary Catherine, The Opening of the Northwest for Settlement, 1776-1787

Box-folder 2: 59

Yukon

Box-folder 2: 60

Cathedrals - Europe, France

Box-folder 2: 61

Century, Decade

Box-folder 2: 62

Chronology

Box-folder 2: 63

Classification Systems

 

Clocks

Box-folder 2: 64

Civil - England by place

Box-folder 2: 65

Civil - Europe by place

Box-folder 2: 66

Ecclestiastical - England by place

Box-folder 2: 67

General

Box-folder 2: 68

Medieval - White, Lynn, Medieval Technology and Social Change

Box-folder 2: 69

Michel, Scientific Instruments...

 

Clocks and watches

Box-folder 2: 70

Clock and watch makers

Box-folder 2: 71

History of

Box-folder 2: 72

Modern

Box-folder 2: 73

Museums

Box-folder 3: 1

Museums (cont.)

Box-folder 3: 2

Cosmology

 

Cotsworth, Moses Bruines

Box-folder 3: 3

- Genesis of the proposal; DCD text 1884, 1895

Box-folder 3: 4

B.C. (British Columbia) 1907-1920

Box-folder 3: 5

rediscovery of Cotsworth 1970s

Box-folder 3: 6

Beating the sun, cheating the sun 1969

Box-folder 3: 7

Biographical notes, who was who, Canadian Observer, Canadiana, etc., Ackerman

Box-folder 3: 8

"British Columbia: Its Supreme Advantages"

Box-folder 3: 9

Calendar Follies 1924

Box-folder 3: 10

Calendar illustrations - Muslim, Hindu

Box-folder 3: 11

Calendar reform pamphlets 1927

Box-folder 3: 12

Calendar Secrets - press releases (copies from Library of Congress) December 1934

Box-folder 3: 13

"Canada's Improving Climate," British Columbia Magazine, vol. 8, no. 9 Sept. 1912

Box-folder 3: 14

Changing Climate (CC) pamphlet 1934

Box-folder 3: 15

Climate

Box-folder 3: 16

"Continuous Glacial Period," Aug. 1906 - Leeds

Box-folder 3: 17

Cotsworth, Moses Bruines

Box-folder 3: 18

Crisis in B.C. (from BC Archives) 1917

Box-folder 3: 19

The Crisis in B.C. - Ministerial Union

Box-folder 3: 20

Davidson, Andrew - Silbury Hill

Box-folder 3: 21

DCD's drafts = Westerners

Box-folder 3: 22

Early years, formative years

Box-folder 3: 23

Glaciers, wandering poles, memoir and ties to ancient monuments

Box-folder 3: 24

Ice ages - materials about

Box-folder 3: 25

Jottings - introduction draft

Box-folder 3: 26

MBC Christmas greetings and biography, 1934 or 1935, from Library of Congress

Box-folder 3: 27

Origin of Leap Day 1932

Box-folder 3: 28

Outline by periods, intro.

Box-folder 3: 29

Photographs 1980-1981

Box-folder 3: 30

Pyramids, obelisks, henges, and other ancient monuments

Box-folder 3: 31

Pyramids, obelisks, ... - materials - gen. about

Box-folder 3: 32

"Some Defects of the Municipal Government," from B.C. Magazine 1912

Box-folder 3: 33

Standard Time (BC Archives), n.d.

Box-folder 3: 34

"Two Pamphlets on Monetary Reform," 1933

Box-folder 3: 35

"The Way to Peace" (BC Archives) 1940

Box-folder 3: 36

Yorkshire - "The Most Interesting District in England"

Box-folder 3: 37

Yorkshire ref. maps: Acomb, Willtoft; notes on Bruines family

Box-folder 3: 38

Miscellaneous

 

Daylight Savings Time

Box-folder 3: 39

General

Box-folder 3: 40

U.S. Uniform Time Act - Act, hearings and reports 1966

Box-folder 3: 41

Days

 

Exhibits

Box-folder 3: 42

Inventing Standard Time, Smithsonian exhibition catalog

Box-folder 3: 43

"Marking Time" (Special Collections)

Box-folder 3: 44

Huntington, Ellsworth, Civilization and Climate, 3rd edition 1924

Box-folder 3: 45

Misericords (choir stalls)

Box-folder 3: 46

Monday Holiday Law

 

Months

Box-folder 3: 47

Della Robbia Roundels, Victoria and Albert Museum

Box-folder 3: 48

General

Box-folder 3: 49

Occupations of the Months

Box-folder 3: 50

Occupations of the months, Kraus c. 1964-1986

Box-folder 3: 51

Plate tectonics

Box-folder 3: 52

Seasons

Box-folder 3: 53

Standard Time

Box-folder 3: 54

Stonehenge

 

Sundials

Box-folder 3: 55

Anglo-Saxon

Box-folder 3: 56

Ecclesiastical

Box-folder 3: 57

General

Box-folder 3: 58

U.S.A.

 

Time

Box-folder 4: 1

Biological

Box-folder 4: 2

Čapek, Milič, "Time," and G. J. Whitrow, "Time and Measurement," from Philip Wiener, ed., Dictionary of History of Ideas, vol. 4

Box-folder 4: 3

Comte, August, System of Positive Polity

Box-folder 4: 4

Definitions

Box-folder 4: 5-8

General

Box-folder 4: 9

History of

Box-folder 4: 10

Holder, William, A Discourse Concerning Time

Box-folder 4: 11

International Society for the Study of Time

Box-folder 4: 12

Marking Time - "Clocks, Calendars, and Governments"

Box-folder 4: 13

Measurement of

Box-folder 9: 3

Oversize

Box-folder 4: 14

"Philosophy of Time," Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Box-folder 4: 15

Stewart, Charles, "The Joints of Time," Atlantic Monthly 1926

Box-folder 4: 16

"Time," International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences

Box-folder 4: 17

Time Museum, Rockford, Ill.

 

Time in Literature

Box-folder 4: 18

Glasser, Richard, Time in French Life and Thought

Box-folder 4: 19

"With the Literature of Time..."

Box-folder 4: 20

Watches

Box-folder 4: 21

Week

Box-folder 4: 22

White, Lynn, Jr., Medieval Religion and Technology c. 1978

Box-folder 4: 23

World Calendar Association, Inc.

Box-folder 4: 24

Wright, George Frederick, 1838-1921

Box-folder 4: 25

Year

Box-folder 4: 26

Zodiac

Box-folder 4: 27

Miscellaneous

 

UCSB

Box-folder 4: 28

Old newspaper clippings about UCSB library 1975-1978

Box-folder 4: 29

Charles F. A. Voysey: Architect - Exhibition catalog, University Art Galleries 1970

Box-folder 7: 1

"Old UCSB pictures - 1st unit library"

 

Time Bibliography

General note

Card files (3 Boxes).
Box-folder 6: 1

Bibliography, A-K (Box 1)

Box-folder 6: 1

Bibliography, L-Z (Box 2)

Box-folder 7: 2

Subjects (Box 3)

Box-folder 7: 3

Misc. cards

Box-folder 7: 4

Picture Postcards

General note

Mainly time-related cards with images such as books of hours, clocks, and sundials, as well as others such as cathedrals, illuminated manuscripts, and libraries - most in color and most European.
 

Slides

General note

Color, most European, time- and travel-related, 4 carousels and 2 small slide Boxes.
Box-folder 7: 5

Notecards separated from Carousel III

Box-folder 8: 1

Carousel I, "Time," Dec. 1970 - England, France: sundials, clocks, cathedrals, castles, Roman structures, etc. c. 1967-1970

Box-folder 8: 2

Carousel II, "Time, England Trip," Dec. 1970 - England: sundials, clocks, churches and other buildings, gardens, etc. c. 1967-1970

Box-folder 8: 3

Carousel [III], "Time & English Pictures" - England, France: clocks, churches, etc. c. 1966-1970

Box-folder 8: 4

Carousel IV, "Time" - France, England, Spain, Switzerland, Germany, Belgium: clocks, sundials, churches, etc.

Box-folder 8: 5

"Time, Cotsworth stuff at UBC"

Box-folder 8: 6

Library slides

 

Microfilm

 

Frick, Bertha - Calendar reform bibliography, Columbia, DCD 1947

 

2017 Addition

Physical Description: approximately 5.58 linear feet (3 cartons, 1 document box, 1 flat oversize box)

Scope and Contents

Material documenting Donald C. Davidson's activities as a graduate student at the University of California, history professor and librarian at the University of the Redlands, and University Librarian at the University of California, Santa Barbara (1947-1977).
Material in this addition includes correspondence, drafts of scholarly papers, library administrative files, annual reports, newsletters, as well as photographs, clippings and biographical files.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Jean Davidson and Gale Busch, 2017.
 

Biographical and Career Files

Box 9

Book agents 1966-1967

 

Book reviews 1940s

 

Correpondence circa 1968-1980s

 

Biographical material [1] 1970s

 

Biographical material [2] 1960s-1980s

 

Biographical material [3] 1960s-1970s

 

Biographical material [4] 1960s-1970s

 

Fullbright Fellow circa 1966

 

Biographical and retirement [1] 1970s

 

Biographical and retirement [2] 1970s

 

Biographical and retirement [3] 1950s-1970s

 

Correspondence, Publications 1960s

 

Birthday "Time to Remember" 1962 December 11

 

Graduate School of Library Services - Institute on Problems in Academic Library Construction 1970 December 7

 

Library ground breaking (includes photographs) circa 1975

 

History of Library, Donald C. Davidson Fund, speeches to Library Friends and notes 1990s

 

Library naming 1993

 

Job overtures 1940s

 

School of Librarianship, Berkeley, correspondence and Redlands, circa 1940s

 

"The Sightseeer" National Association of 6th Infantry Division Official Publication Thereof, Volumes 16-17 [includes correspondence with other members] 1992-1994

 

"Clocks, Calendars, and Governments" manuscript to lecture

 

Annual Report of the Librarian of the University of Redlands 1939-1943

 

Schedule and Report University Library, UCSB [plus correspondence] 1976-1977

 

UC Berkeley commencement books 1934 1936

 

University of California appointment papers 1947

 

Annual Report of the Librarian of the University of Redlands, and correspondence about appointment at UC Santa Barbara. 1941-1958

 

University of Redlands, and University of California appointment 1940s-1950s

 

Army/Selective Service/War Department correspondence and Company "A" 76th Battalion graduation material 1942-1944

 

Research and Academic Files

Box 10

"The Alaska Boundary" dissertation for PhD 1937

 

Astronomical calendar, research notes

 

Calcolatore Solare Vinaccia (Brevettato)

 

"The Demarcation of the Alaska Boundary" thesis for BA, 1933

 

Forts (located on maps)

 

"From Cassiar to Klondike" (Chapter VIII)

 

Maps (Canada, thesis)

 

Maps (thesis)

 

Marking Time (Radio Broadcast #7272 U.E. 1942; Bulletin, Correspondence 1966 January 2 1960s

 

Miscellaneous writings (fiction) circa 1937 1982

Scope and Content

Includes short story submission to Colliers, 1937, and eulogy for Bogdan Deresciewicz, 1982.
 

"Nationalism in the United States of America" 1933

 

"The Opening of the Columbia and Fraser River Basins" 1935

 

"Reactions: The British Academic Library from the Viewpoint of one American User. Complete Report to the Postgraduate School of Librarianship, University of Sheffield, by Donald C. Davidson, Senior Visiting Research Fellow (Fullbright), 1966-1967"

 

"Reactions" copy

 

Thesis [1] draft 1935

 

Thesis [2] printed copy 1 1935

 

Thesis [3] printed, carbon 1935

 

"Where ye seeth not path, follow the needle"

Box 12

Index card files in two wooden Boxes

 

UCSB

Box 11

"A Statement on library needs" (Office of the Chancellor, UCSB) 1968 March 12

 

"An Academic master plan for the Santa Barbara campus, University of California 1958 June

 

Bettman Archive, 13 month calendar inquiry 1980

 

Comments by Donald C. Davidson at the Donald C. Davidson Library dedication ceremony 1993-11-14

 

Library Council, University of California, draft

 

Davidson Library naming, incoming correspondence 1993

 

Friends of the UCSB Library Newsletter, annual dinner honoring Don Davidson 1990

 

Library Letter to Faculty, Library statistical reports 1960s-1970s

 

Library Association Record (70:1) 1968-01

 

Library University of California, Santa Barbara, The Year's Record 1961-1962

 

Library University of California, Santa Barbara, Annual Report 1958-1959

 

Library University of California, Santa Barbara The Year's Record 1960-1961

 

Library University of California Santa Barbara The Year's Record 1959-1960

 

Library University of California, Santa Barbara The Year's Record 1963-1964

 

Library University of California, Santa Barbara The Year's Record 1962-1963

 

Library University of California, Santa Barbara Annual Report 1964-1965

 

Library University of California, Santa Barbara Annual Report 1966-1967

 

"My ideal Yorkshire academic library: a composite view by a visiting American user" by Donald C. Davidson Library Association Record, galley proofs 1967 December 13

 

Networks and the University Library, Proceedings, ACRL 1974

 

Newsletters, Library News, correspondence 1990s

 

Newsletters, Library News, correspondence, comments by Donald C. Davidson, and photographs of Davidson Library naming ceremony circa 1990s

 

"One Millionth Volume" ceremony, Friends of the Library 1973

 

Publicity (including Lehmann collection) circa 1970s

 

Santa Barbara College Library Annual Report 1949-1950

 

Santa Barbara College Library Annual Report 1950-1951

 

Santa Barbara College Library Annual Report 1951-1952

 

Schedule and Report, University Library University of California Santa Barbara 1976-1977

 

"Six college libraries: a report on a consultantship to The Fund for the Advancement of Education and the presidents and governing bodies of Los Angeles Pacific College, Chapman College, La Sierra College, La Verne College, Upland College and Westmont College" by Donald C. Davidson [4 copies] 1964 March

 

UCSB Library Description circa 1970s

 

University of California Santa Barbara College Program for the First Unit of a New Library Building [1] 1950

 

Program for the First Unit of a New Library [2] 1950

 

University of California Santa Barbara College Program for the Library Building Unit 2 [1] 1958

 

Program for the Second Unit of New Library [2] 1958

 

University of California Libraries, Annual Report 1947-1948

 

"The University of California Library Building" by Donald C. Davidson (Librarianship 208, Mr. Mitchell)

 

Santa Barbara College Library, Annual Report 1948-1949

 

Santa Barbara College Library, Special Semi-Annual Report, and Annual Report 1954 July1-December 31 1953-1954

 

Santa Barbara College Library, Annual Report 1955-1956

 

Santa Barbara College Library, Annual Report 1956-1957

 

University of California, Santa Barbara College Program for the the First Unit of a New Library Building 1950 June 30