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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: 21
Physical collections: 306
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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...

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

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

[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

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

Seven examples of Japanese bound books /

Title from descriptive sheet in box

[Support Living Artists ephemera].

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

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

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.

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

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,...