Below are News items in the category of Special Collections

57th Annual Western Books Exhibition, Rounce & Coffin Club of Los Angeles

The Department of Special Collections displayed the 1998 Western Books Exhibition. This 57th Annual travelling exhibit was sponsored by the Rounce & Coffin Club of Los Angeles.

Ethnic California: Parallel Histories and Alternative Voices

An exhibit in the conference room of the Department of Chicano Studies, now online.

Selections from the Isaac Foot Collection

Selections from the Isaac Foot Collection are on exhibit in the Department of Special Collections. Acquired in 1962 from a private estate in Great Britain, the collection was one of the largest purchases in UC’s history.

75 Years at the Lobero Theatre

An exhibit showcasing the 75th anniversary of the opening of the new Lobero Theater in downtown Santa Barbara and the beginning of Fiesta.

Best Western Books Exhibition

This exhibit featured small press books selected by the Rounce and Coffin Club of Los Angeles.

Selections from the Romaine Trade Catalog Collection

This exhibit featured catalogs, brochures, and other printed materials from the Romaine Trade Catalog Collection.

The Legacy of the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

The Department of Special Collections is pleased to announce an exhibition highlighting the history of the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions.

Best Western Books Exhibition

This exhibit featured small press books selected by the Rounce and Coffin Club of Los Angeles.

What’s In the Wyles Collection: Non-Book Materials

On display were a selection of non-book materials covering the Civil War, Westward Expansion, and the Gold Rush in California and Alaska.

Performing Arts Collections

This exhibit featured items from the Performing Arts Collections in the Department of Special Collections.