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UC Davis's Department of Special Collections, established July 1966, houses the Library's rare books, manuscript collections, the University Archives, and other noncirculating research materials requiring care and control that cannot be provided in the open stacks.



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Description : Baker and Hamilton Company was founded by Livingston Low Baker and Robert Muirhead Hamilton, who came to California in 1849 as part of the gold rush, but who eventually gave up mining to open a hardware store in Sacramento. Baker and Hamilton also sold farming supplies and equipment. This catalog lists agricultural implements manufactured by the Benicia Agricultural Works. Collection URL : Agricultural Technology Manuals Collection Call Number : M:2273
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 279 Pages of 279: Book (6 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Blackwelder Manufacturing Company
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Description : This film, from the Blackwelder Manufacturing Company Records, shows several versions of the UC Blackwelder tomato harvester in action. In 1949, UC Davis agricultural engineer Coby Lorenzen and UC Davis vegetable crops researcher Jack Hanna began work on developing a harvester and a tomato variety that could withstand the rigors of mechanical picking. During the 1950s, the UC Davis team refined the experimental harvester and in 1959 Blackwelder Manufacturing of Rio Vista,...
Topic: californiarevealed
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Whole Earth Festival, UC Davis
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Note : Distortion inherent in original recording. Program begins at 00:40:00. Additional Title : Ram Dass Freeborn Hall Description : Part 1: Lecture & Chanting 01:30:00. Part 2: Chanting Continued +/- 00:30:00. Call Number : AR-118 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Holland Land Company (Calif.)
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/428456 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Tractors, Reclamation of land, Agriculture, Real property
Source: Scrapbook: 80 page (16 x 17 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Weier, T. Elliot (Thomas Elliot), 1903-1991
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Description: This film captures several different montages by Weier: a camping trip on the California coast, hydraulic mining in Weaverville, and a plant collecting trip. The signboards, describing the film's various scenes, have been transcribed here: [Camping]: The Pickwick [their dog] is finally gotten aboard [the car] for the spring trip up the coast, 1942. We make camp on the banks of the Gualala River. The Pickwick is up to his favorite sport -- fishing. [Hydraulic mining]: At Weaverville...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Contra Costa County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/428786 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism, Place marketing
Source: Brochure: 20 page (4 x 9 in)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Fig
Source: Brochure: 12 page (4 x 9 in)
Description : This film, shot by Henry Dart Greene (1900-1978), contains footage of women packing pears and packing Dranoel grapes grown by Leonard Bros. into lug boxes. The lug boxes are shown being loaded into a Pacific Fruit Express railroad car. The film also includes footage of the Kings County, Calif. Farmers Exchange Auction Sale, an unidentified dam, cacti and landscape scenes thought to be in the southwestern United States, and an elephant at the Municipal Zoological Gardens. Date :...
Topics: californialightandsound, Greene, Henry Dart
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Holland Land Company (Calif.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Tractors, Reclamation of land, Agriculture, Real property
Source: Scrapbook: 68 page (18 x 17 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Blackwelder Manufacturing Company
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Description : This film documents the evolution of mechanized harvesting for California’s agriculture industry.  Notes on original container, "All products except tomatoes." Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Reel of 1, Film: 16mm
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Whole Earth Festival, UC Davis
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:11. Ends abruptly at 01:00:25, then no content for last few minutes, as on original tape. Description : Buckminster Fuller spoke at the Whole Earth Festival in 1978. The festival theme that year was “Space Exploration for Humanity.” Source : 1 Tape of 1: MiniDV Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
Topic: californiarevealed
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Pamphlet: 19 Pages of 19 (5 5/16 x 7 in.)
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Brochure: 24 page (9 x 12 in)
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by Weier, T. Elliot (Thomas Elliot), 1903-1991
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Description : This film by T.E. Weier, Professor of Botany at UC Davis, contains footage of Sonora Pass in the Sierra Nevada in 1941. Other footage in the film is described by the following title cards: “August 1941, we camp near the summit of Sonora Pass in dusty gulch on a tributary of Deadman’s Creek;” “Before Climb;” “Snow fields high above our camp intrigue Mr. Pickwick;” “Lunch in the shade of mountain pines;” “After descent;” “Flowers;” “Have you nothing...
Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
Description : The Holt Manufacturing Company was incorporated in 1892 in Stockton. By the start of the twentieth century, Holt Manufacturing Company was the leading manufacturer of combine harvesters in the United States and the leading California-based manufacturer of steam traction engines. In 1910, the Holt Manufacturing Company registered Caterpillar as a trademark. In 1925, the Holt Manufacturing Company and C. L. Best Tractor Co. merged to form the Caterpillar Tractor Co. Collection URL :...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 184 Pages of 184: Pamphlet (9 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)
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by Blackwelder Manufacturing Company
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Description : This film, from the Blackwelder Manufacturing Company Records, shows footage of sugar beet harvesting using an experimental two row harvester. Blackwelder Manufacturing Co., located in Rio Vista, California, focused on the development of tomato harvesters and other agricultural equipment. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Inventory of the Blackwelder Manufacturing Co. Records Call Number : D-326 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright...
Topic: californiarevealed
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Edwords, Clarence E.
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Brochure: 24 Pages of 24 (3 1/2 x 6 1/16 in.)
Description : John O. Rowe, a 1913 graduate of UC Davis, raised milking shorthorns in Yolo County. The interview discusses ranching, his Innisfail herd of milking shorthorns, state fairs, the Cow Palace, and the Farm Bureau. Transcript available Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by University of California, Davis. Oral History Office
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Description : Mario Obledo served as California State Secretary of Health and Welfare (1975-1982). Call Number : F870 M5 O25 1999
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 88 Pages of 88: Transcript (9 x 11.5 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Fresno County (Calif.). Chamber of Commerce
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Topics: californiarevealed, Agriculture, Horticulture, Viticulture, Raisin growers, Raisin industry, Raisins
Source: Brochure: 6 Pages of 6 (24 x 9 in.)
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by Holland Land Company (Calif.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Tractors, Reclamation of land, Agriculture, Real property
Source: Scrapbook: 324 page (10 x 14 in)
For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Brochure: 4 Pages of 4 (4 5/16 x 9 1/4 in.)
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by Blackwelder Manufacturing Company
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Description : Blackwelder Manufacturing Co., located in Rio Vista, California, focused on the development of tomato harvesters and other agricultural equipment. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Inventory of the Blackwelder Manufacturing Co. Records Call Number : D-326 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topic: californiarevealed
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Del Monte Properties Company
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Topics: californiarevealed, Advertising, Real property, Real property--Maps
Source: Brochure: 4 page (9 x 15 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Blackwelder Manufacturing Company
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Description : Blackwelder Manufacturing Co., located in Rio Vista, California, focused on the development of tomato harvesters and other agricultural equipment. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Inventory of the Blackwelder Manufacturing Co. Records Call Number : D-326 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topic: californialightandsound
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Escalon District Chamber of Commerce
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Brochure: 5 Pages of 5 (12 x 6 in.)
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by Holt Mfg Co. (Stockton)
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Description : The Holt Manufacturing Company was incorporated in 1892 in Stockton. By the start of the twentieth century, Holt Manufacturing Company was the leading manufacturer of combine harvesters in the United States and the leading California-based manufacturer of steam traction engines. In 1910, the Holt Manufacturing Company registered Caterpillar as a trademark. In 1925, the Holt Manufacturing Company and C. L. Best Tractor Co. merged to form the Caterpillar Tractor Co. Collection URL :...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 14 Pages of 14: Pamphlet (9 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Irrigated Land Company of California
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Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism, Place marketing
Source: Brochure: 20 page (4 x 9 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by B. F. Goodrich Company
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Topics: californiarevealed, Travel
Source: Booklet: 68 page (5 x 9 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Greater Redding Chamber of Commerce
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Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism
Source: Brochure: 12 Pages of 12 (16 x 8 1/2 in.)
This is a recording on an oral history of Helen Harbison Power (1893-1976), a native of Vacaville, California. In 1921, Helen Power and her husband, Edwin I. (Bunny) Power, established a roadside fruit stand which later developed into the Nut Tree Restaurant. The oral history was conducted by Joann L. Larkey in 1973-1974. Part 1 of 6 Helen Power discusses the Allison-Harbison-Power Ranch history and childhood memories of her parents and sisters. She takes the interviewer on a walking tour of...
Topics: californiarevealed, Airports, Art
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 5 Tapes of 5
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Holland Land Company (Calif.)
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/428464 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Tractors, Reclamation of land, Agriculture, Real property
Source: Scrapbook: 462 page (10 x 14 in)
Description : The Fageol Motors Company was established in 1916 by William B. Fageol and his brother Frank R. Fageol in Oakland. This manual provides instructions for operation of their walking tractor. WorldCat does not have holdings for this item. Collection URL : Agricultural Technology Manuals Collection Call Number : M:2519
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 44 Pages of 44: Pamphlet (6 x 9 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Tahoe Tavern (Tahoe City, Calif.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Advertising, Hotels
Source: Brochure: 16 page (8 x 9 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Los Gatos Board of Trade (Los Gatos, Calif.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism, Place marketing
Source: Brochure: 4 page (11 x 26 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Johnston Ayres Company Advertising Agency(San Francisco)
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Description : This pamphlet describes the Autumn 1916 advertising campaign for the Yuba Construction Company of 1916 which includes information on the Yuba Ball Tread Tractor. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 165:4
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 10 Pages of 10: Pamphlet (11 x 8 1/4 in.)
Description : Daniel Best and his son, Clarence Leo (C. L.) created steam, diesel and gas-powered tractors in San Leandro. In their work, Making Traks authors Ed and Sue Claessen state: Ford is to automobiles what Best is to tractors. In 1925, the Holt Manufacturing Company and C. L. Best Tractor Co. merged to form the Caterpillar Tractor Co. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 16:57
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 16 Pages of 16: Pamphlet (9 x 5 1/2 in.)
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by Harris Mfg Co. (Stockton)
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Description : Harris Manufacturing Company began in 1902 in Stockton as a repair shop for harvesting equipment. Later they produced harvesters such as the ones described in this pamphlet. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 82:72
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 24 Pages of 24: Pamphlet (6 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)
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by Treadwell and Co. (San Francisco)
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Description : Treadwell and Co. were established in San Francisco in August 1849 and were billed as importers of hardware, agricultural implements, and machinery of all descriptions in use and adapted to the Pacific Coast trade. This catalog contains descriptions of those products. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 155:28
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 108 Pages of 108: Book (6 x 9 1/4 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Meeker, M. C. (Melvin Cyrus)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Advertising, Parks, Recreation
Source: Booklet: 32 page (7 x 5 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Unknown
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Brochure: 8 Pages of 8 (16 x 9 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Unknown
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Topics: californiarevealed, Hot Springs
Source: Brochure: 12 Pages of 12 (24 x 9 in.)
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by First National Bank (Fresno, Calif.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Advertising, Business
Source: Booklet: 44 page (7 x 5 in)
Description : Interviews conducted by A.I. Dickman Call Number : LD781.D519 M35 Original recording available Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
Topic: californiarevealed
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Blackwelder Manufacturing Company
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Description : Blackwelder Manufacturing Co., located in Rio Vista, California, focused on the development of tomato harvesters and other agricultural equipment. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Inventory of the Blackwelder Manufacturing Co. Records Call Number : D-326 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topic: californiarevealed
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by Mount Diablo Estate (Calif.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism, Place marketing
Source: Booklet: 28 page (5 x 7 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/428672 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism, Place marketing
Source: Booklet: 48 page (5 x 8 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Amador County Chamber of Commerce
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/428876 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism, Place marketing
Source: Booklet: 20 page (8 x 4 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Unknown
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/428846 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism, Place marketing
Source: Brochure: 30 page (4 x 9 in)
Description : Daniel Best and his son, Clarence Leo (C. L.) created steam, diesel and gas-powered tractors in San Leandro. In their work, Making Traks authors Ed and Sue Claessen state: Ford is to automobiles what Best is to tractors. In 1925, the Holt Manufacturing Company and C. L. Best Tractor Co. merged to form the Caterpillar Tractor Co. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 16:22
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 76 Pages of 76: Pamphlet (4 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)
For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Agriculture, Irrigation
Source: Brochure: 16 Pages of 16 (8 x 9 in.)
Note : Original recorded at a low level. High amount of static and background noise as in original recording. Part 2 has silence from approximately 6 minutes until the interview continues around 26 minutes.    Additional Title : Selected Recollections of the Founding and Early Years of the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis.  Description : Stewart Madin served as Professor of Experimental Pathology Microbiology at UC Davis. Transcript available Rights :...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Houser and Haines Mfg Co. (Stockton)
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Description : In 1881 Daniel Houser formed a partnership with George Haines in Stockton and began the manufacture of combines. This item is a price list from the firm. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 88:75
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 18 Pages of 18: Pamphlet (7 x 10 in.)
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by Mohr Steel Company (San Francisco)
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Description : This pamphlet describes the Bull Dog stump puller as well as the men who made it and the factory in San Francisco where it was manufactured. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 124:19
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 60 Pages of 60: Pamphlet (7 x 10 1/4 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company
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Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism, Place marketing
Source: Booklet: 20 page (8 x 11 in)
Note : Static and distortion, and some background noise, on original tape. Recording levels vary across parts.  Description : Knowles Ryerson (1892-1990) served as an Agricultural Extension Agent specializing in subtropical horticulture at University of California, Berkeley and Davis; Researcher with the USDA and Bureau of Plant Industry and Assistant Dean of the College of Agriculture (now UC Davis) from 1937-1952. His extensive oral history interview, conducted by Joann Leach Larkey,...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 16 Tapes of 16: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Butte County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors. Bureau of Information
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Topics: californiarevealed, Rice, Agriculture
Source: Brochure: 8 Pages of 8 (14 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Highland Springs (Resort: Lake County, Calif.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Tourism, Place marketing
Source: Brochure: 8 page (3 x 6 in)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Weier, T. Elliot (Thomas Elliot), 1903-1991
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Description : T. Elliot Weier served as Professor of Botany at the UC Davis from 1936-1968. This film contains footage of a trip he took to collect plants. The film begins with a title card stating: “In June we visited Marie in Los Angeles.” Other footage includes: the Mojave Desert, Red Rock Canyon, Death Valley National Monument, and Yosemite National Park. Another title card reads: “The crest of the Sierra is in view for many miles.” The film concludes with a signboard titled:...
Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
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by Byron Jackson Iron Works (West Berkeley)
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Description : This catalogue presents haying and harvesting machinery produced by Byron Jackson Works in West Berkeley. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 102:3
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 18 Pages of 18: Pamphlet (6 x 9 in.)
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by Pacific Power Implement (Oakland)
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Description : This flyer advertises the All in One Tractor manufactured by the Pacific Power Implement Company in Oakland. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 135:20
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 6 Pages of 6: Flyer (9 1/4 x 12 3/4 in.)
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by Adams, R. L.
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This book details the history of the Turlock and Modesto Irrigation Districts.
Topics: californiarevealed, Irrigation, Turlock Irrigation District (Calif.), Modesto Irrigation District...
Source: Book: 71 Pages of 71 (5 x 7 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Weier, T. Elliot (Thomas Elliot), 1903-1991
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Description: This film features T.E. Weier, Professor of Botany at UC Davis, and his family in the yard of their home at 233 Rice Lane in Davis, California. The scenes include: gardening, weeding, playing corn hole, as well as close-ups of some plants and flowers. Several views of Picnic Day (circa 1947), the annual campus open house, are seen starting at 5:55. The parade featuring floats, including one by Philo Delphos, historic agricultural technology equipment, and livestock is captured. The...
Topics: californiarevealed, Davis (Calif.)
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Eastman, Jervie Henry
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Description : This film contains landscape scenes, a town event, and hydraulic mining. Collection Guide : Eastman's Originals Collection Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topic: californiarevealed
Description : In 1949, UC Davis agricultural engineer Coby Lorenzen and UC Davis vegetable crops researcher Jack Hanna developed a harvester and a tomato variety that could withstand the rigors of mechanical picking. During the 1950s, they refined the experimental harvester and in 1959 convinced Blackwelder Manufacturing of Rio Vista to commercialize the design. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution...
Topic: californiarevealed
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by Blackwelder Manufacturing Company
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Description : Blackwelder Manufacturing Co., located in Rio Vista, California, focused on the development of tomato harvesters and other agricultural equipment. Additional Description : Written on original container: "Includes aerial views". Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Inventory of the Blackwelder Manufacturing Co. Records Call Number : D-326 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide...
Topic: californiarevealed
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Hall, Wm. Ham. (William Hammond)
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Pamphlet: 24 Pages of 24 (6 3/4 x 9 9/16 in.)
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by University of California, Davis. Oral History Office
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Note: High Background Noise; speed fluctuations/warble throughout Description: Liberty Farms was a California delta region farming company owned by Robert K. Malcolm (1868-1951), a pioneer in the business of large-scale farming. Call no: AR113_5a; AR113_5b; AR113_5c Transcript available
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Blackwelder Manufacturing Company
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Description : This film, from the Blackwelder Manufacturing Company Records, shows a forklift moving lug boxes. Blackwelder Manufacturing Co., located in Rio Vista, California, focused on the development of tomato harvesters and other agricultural equipment. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Inventory of the Blackwelder Manufacturing Co. Records Call Number : D-326 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to...
Topic: californiarevealed
Note : Distortion and background noise as in original recording. Description : Bernie Sisk served as a Congressman from California from 1955-1979. This interview was conducted by A.I. Dickman. Transcription Catalog Record : Bernie Sisk in the House : an oral history / edited by Avrom I. Dickman. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Eastman, Jervie Henry
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Description : The film opens with winter roadway scenes in Lassen. Two title slides state: “Most highways are kept open in winter with modern equipment” and “These highways offer some of the world’s most scenic winter drives.” Further footage shows fall foliage, a street scene in Susanville, and Canadian geese. Collection Guide : Eastman's Originals Collection Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution...
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University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Houser and Haines Mfg Co. (Stockton)
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Description : In 1881 Daniel Houser formed a partnership with George Haines in Stockton and began the manufacture of combines. Collection URL : Floyd Hal Higgins Collection Call Number : D-056 88:79
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Source: 16 Pages of 16: Pamphlet (7 x 10 1/4 in.)
Description : This manual was created by Atlas Gas Engine in Oakland to assist in the operation, maintenance, repair of their engines. WorldCat only lists one holding location for this item, date uncertain. Collection URL : Agricultural Technology Manuals Collection Call Number : M:2380
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Source: 27 Pages of 27: Pamphlet (5 1/2 x 8 in.)
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Nevada City Chamber of Commerce (Nevada City, Calif.)
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For additional information see California Revealed .
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Source: Brochure: 12 Pages of 12 (22 x 8 in.)
See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/428702 .
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Source: Booklet: 20 page (5 x 7 in)