The Department of Special Collections is pleased to announce an exhibition highlighting the history of the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions.
January 1, 1998
On display were a selection of non-book materials covering the Civil War, Westward Expansion, and the Gold Rush in California and Alaska.
July 1, 1997
This exhibit featured items from the Performing Arts Collections in the Department of Special Collections.
April 1, 1997
Co-curated by Lyn Korenic, Lydia Emard, and Barbara Millett, this collection of Mail Art was generously donated to the Arts Library by Santa Barbara tattoo artist (and former mail artist) Pat Fish.
January 1, 1997
The Department of Special Collections’ exhibit, Dressing the Text: The Fine Press Artists’ Book, was a traveling exhibit co-sponsored by several arts organizations in Santa Cruz county.
September 1, 1996
The Department of Special Collections’ exhibit, “Cultural Aspects of Death,” was held in conjunction with activities sponsored by the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center and the University Art Museum.
April 1, 1996
This exhibit highlighted African American materials in the Department of Special Collections.
January 1, 1996
This exhibit highlighted American Civil War materials from the Wyles Collections, including correspondence and diaries of Civil War soldiers.
July 1, 1995
This exhibit highlighted American women poets in Special Collections' literary holdings.
May 1, 1995