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January 22, 2004

Photography by Kathy Lewin and Mary Mueller

State Library 2004

Rare Books

There are more than 1000 titles in the
Collection.As of April 7, 2004 the state
library website has361 of them listed.
Go to www.lib.state.ca.usand click on
“main catalog.” Then click on
“special resources” and scroll down to
“Oregon-California Trails Association
(OCTA)Western Overland Trails
Collection” and clickon that. If you
then click on “more info” you
will see a blurb on OCTA.

State Library 2004

Virginia Hammerness, Nola and Charlie Little

State Library 2004

J.S. Holliday

State Library 2004

Mary Mueller

State Library 2004

First set of books donated to State Library in 1854 (not open to public).

State Library 2004

Gary Kurutz, Curator at State Library – pointing to OCTA library

State Library 2004

Alison Portello, Don Buck and Chuck Dodd

State Library 2004

Bob Iverson, Chapter President Jim Allison, and Joyce Everett

State Library 2004

John Bidwell’s early writings

State Library 2004

Charlie and Nola Little holding souvenir copy of “Daguerotype Treasures of the CA State Library.”

State Library 2004

Shann Rupp

State Library 2004

Mary Mueller, Fran Taplin and Tom Hunt

State Library 2004

Dick Brock and Ellen Osborn

 

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State Library 2004

Jerry and Sandra Swafford. Sandra is a Board Member of the CA State Library Foundation

State Library 2004

Entrance to Exhibit – Virginia Hammerness, Bob Iverson, Pat Loomis

State Library 2004

Gary Kurutz, Tom Hunt and J.S. Holiday

State Library 2004

J.S. Holliday and Nancy Ehlers

State Library 2004

Gary Kurutz, Jean and Bill Watson

State Library 2004

The Fat Family gift in remembrance of Frank and Mary Fat’s pioneering spirit – 1999

State Library 2004

Charlie Little, Pat Loomis, Nola Little – old newspaper

State Library 2004

Bob Iverson and Virginia Hammerness – Lewis & Clark exhibit

State Library 2004

Pat Loomis – Donner Exhibit

State Library 2004

Herbert Hunn and Charlie Little. Herbert is finishing his second term on the Board of the California State Library Foundation.

State Library 2004

Don Buck, Dick Brock, Dick Davis, Tom Hunt, Charlie Little: OCTA Collection CA State Library Committee

State Library 2004

Ford Osborn and Leslie Fryman, Chapter Preservation Officer

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