City of Davis Centennial

Davis History — Older than we look...

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UC Davis Library Celebrates City’s Centennial

The UC Davis Peter J. Shields Library’s new exhibition, Davis 1917-2017: Celebrating 100 Years of Community, features archival materials from the library’s Special Collections that illustrate the history of Davis over the last century. The exhibit is open through June 18, 2017.

Davis 1917-2017 - Celebrating 100 Years of Community

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Davis Historic Photos Slide Show

UC Davis celebrated its centennial in 2008.  You can view a timeline of UC Davis history or visit the UC Davis Centennial website.