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Introduction

Events

Academic Life

Places

Student Life

Sports


Catalog

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Images in this Exhibition

Introduction        
Panoramic photograph of campus, turn of the last century, by Detroit Photographic Company, 1899. Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC Picture 300:17. thumbnail larger version

Photograph of UC President Benjamin Ide Wheeler

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Photograph of Phoebe Hearst by Boye and Habenicht, 1899, from "The First Benefactors," The University of California Magazine,
Vol. 5, No. 3, April 1899

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, 308s.U58.

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Events    

Photograph of President Wheeler addressing students in front of Bacon hall, October 3, 1899

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:571.

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"Wheeler, President of the State University, Given Hearty Welcome by Students," The San Francisco Examiner, Wednesday morning, Oct. 4, 1899, Vol. 69, No. 96, p. 14. Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC 308hz.ne v.1 (newspaper clippings relating to the University of California, 1899-1901). thumbnail larger version

"Benjamin Ide Wheeler Invested with Keys of Power and Robes of Office and Formally Commissioned to Shape and Rule the University of California," The San Francisco Examiner, Thursday morning, Oct. 26, 1899, Vol. 69, No. 118, p. 14.

"University Alumni the President's Hosts"

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Hearst Egyptian Expedition, vol. 3: The Early Dynastic Cemeteries of Naga-ed-Der, by George A. Reisner, 1908. Courtesy of UC Berkeley Main Library, fDT57C2.

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Photograph of Crocodile mummy Courtesy of The Bancroft Library. thumbnail larger version
Papyrus Courtesy of the Tebtunis Papyri Collection, The Bancroft Library. thumbnail larger version
The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, fF870.E3 P4.

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"On Fair Berkeley's Classic Hills Will Rise the Most Magnificent Institution of Learning that the Marveling World Has Ever Gazed Upon," The San Francisco Call, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 1899, Vol. 86, No. 105, p. 7.

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC 308hz.ne v.1.

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Emile Bénard's perspective view of the stadium, from The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, fF870.E3 P4. thumbnail larger version
John Galen Howard and Samuel M. Cauldwell's general perspective of campus, from The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, fF870.E3 P4. thumbnail larger version
Academic Life
Photograph of George C. Edwards Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 13:343. thumbnail larger version

Photograph of Professor Bernard Moses

 

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 13:3489.

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Photograph of Professor Willis L. Jepson Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 13:27. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of Professor George Holmes Howison Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 13:60. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of Professor Charles Mills Gayley Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 13:665. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of the "Angel of Death" Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 6:69. thumbnail larger version

Photograph of a Decorative Arts class

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Agricultural Extension Service bulletin Courtesy of The Bancroft Library. -- --

The Mark Hopkins Institute Review of Art: An Illustrated Magazine, June, 1902, Volume 1, Number 5.

"The Phoebe Hearst Competition for Plans for the University of California"

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, F869.S3.4.M11.

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Pamphlet "Some Friends of the University," July, 1899, Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, 308h.s693. thumbnail larger version

Phi Beta Kappa cover and interior

"Phi Beta Kappa: The Annual Address
and Poem before the Society
," The Daily Californian, Friday morning, May 19, 1899, Vol. 13, No. 70, p. 1.

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC 308hz.ne v.1.

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Chemistry summer school Courtesy of The Bancroft Library. thumbnail larger version
Letter to the Academic Council, suggesting a continuous summer session, March 26, 1896 Courtesy of The Bancroft Library. thumbnail larger version
Letter from the Academic Council to the Regents: "Second Report to the Regents of the University in the Matter of the Resolutions concerning a Continuous Session in the Colleges at Berkeley," May 8, 1899 Courtesy of The Bancroft Library. -- larger version

Commencement program cover, May 17, 1899

"State University Sends Its Thirtieth Educational Regiment out into the World," The San Francisco Chronicle, Thursday morning, May 18, 1899, Vol. 68, No. 138

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, 308ic.p 1899.

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Page 2 of Commencement Program -- larger version
"A Faculty Farce," from Blue and Gold yearbook, 1899 Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture bg:231. thumbnail larger version
Summer course information Courtesy of The Bancroft Library. -- larger version
Places   
"General View of the Proposed New Buildings of the University of California," The Western Journal of Education, October 1899. Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, 308hz.ne vol.1. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of Registrar's Office in South Hall Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 5:18b. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of track near the Eucalyptus Grove, present site of Valley Life Sciences Building Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 1200:14. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of Battalion, Band, Bacon Hall, East Hall, Chemistry Building Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 700:26. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of view to the West from North Hall Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 300:96. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of University Avenue at Oxford, looking East Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 300:95. thumbnail larger version

Photograph of Botanical Garden, North Hall, Philosophy Building, Mechanical Arts Building

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 300:18. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of East Hall Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 300:94. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of Bacon Hall Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 7:11. thumbnail larger version
Student Life  
Senior Extravaganza program, May 1899. Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, ff308iz.ds 1899. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of woman student in her lodgings Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:782. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of woman student waiting for a train Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:783. thumbnail larger version
Scrapbook of Alfred C. Skaife, Class of 1900, containing items for many events of 1899 Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, cu-299 no. 12 vol. 1. thumbnail
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Associated Women Students poster, April 20, 1899.

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Photograph of male students standing by flagpole Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:781. thumbnail larger version
"Plugs" worn by senior male students Courtesy of The Bancroft Library. thumbnail larger version
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Photograph of Skull and Keys Initiation in front of North Hall, November 8, 1899.

"Skull and Keys Initiation: Annual Running To-Day," The Daily Californian, Wednesday morning, Nov. 8, 1899, Vol. 14, No. 56, p. 1.

"Skull and Keys Running: Annual Initiation of the Inter-Frat Society," The Daily Californian, Thursday morning, Nov. 9, 1899, Vol. 14, No. 57, p. 1.

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:4.

 

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Photograph of students in the Classes of 1899 and 1900 in student rush North of Harmon Gymnasium, Spring 1897. Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:15. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of class of 1900 Senior women in rooter's caps Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:80. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of women students modeling senior plugs, circa 1900. Included, left to right: Mathilde S. Richard, Charlotte Anna Henley, and Ellen Cameron Lamont Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC Picture 4:215. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of Delta Upsilon fraternity hazing, circa 1900. Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:565. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of Class of 1899 Senior Pilgrimage Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:87. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of women students on the Telegraph Avenue bridge Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:785a. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of students gathered in lounge of North Hall basement, circa 1900. Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:692. thumbnail larger version
Sports   

Photograph of 1899 UC Varsity Baseball team

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 12:117.

 

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UC v. Stanford 1899 Thanksgiving Game program with Tilden statue on cover

"Triumph of Blue and Gold," The San Francisco Chronicle, Friday morning, Dec. 1, 1899, Vol. 70, No. 139.

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC 308hz.ne v.1.

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Unveiling of Douglas Tilden football statue, May 12, 1900.

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:498.

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"Blue and Gold Victors," The Bulletin Thursday evening, Nov. 30, 1899, Vol. 89, No. 54 (6th Edition). Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC 308hz.ne v.1. thumbnail larger version
Photograph of California Football team Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 1200:26. thumbnail larger version
Poster for an 1899 football Rally Courtesy of The Bancroft Library. thumbnail larger version
"Baseball," Blue and Gold yearbook, 1901. Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, 308s.B6 1901. thumbnail larger version

Photograph of Billy Drum, "Custodian of the Axe"

"A Daytime Rally: The
Winning of the Championship and Capture of Stanford's Ax Celebrated
," The Daily Californian, Tuesday morning, April 18, 1899, Vol. 13, No. 61, p. 1.

Courtesy of The Bancroft Library, UARC picture 4:544b.

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