Did you know that Disneyland's "It's a Small World" attraction originated at the 1964 New York World's Fair? Come see a scale model of the 1964 fair (which is one of only three still known to exist) and other recent acquisitions to the Donald G. Larson Collection on International Expositions and Fairs at an open house in Special Collections at the Henry Madden Library on Saturday, May 3rd, 2 to 4 p.m. Tell your friends and family. Everyone is welcome.
The Special Collections Research Center is comprised of several specialized book collections, manuscript collections, the University Archives and the Central Valley Political Archive. Anyone is welcome to use our collections but all materials must be viewed in the reading room. A picture I.D. is required while conducting research. Photocopying is done by Special Collections staff.
Relocation of Japanese Americans During World War II
Executive Order 9066 and Japanese American Internment: An online exhibit in commemoration of the 72nd Anniversary of the order signed by President Roosevelt which led to the forced relocation of Japanese Americans on the West Coast during World War II.
The Special Collections Research Center is open for research by appointment only between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.