Donald C. Davidson Papers
Preliminary Guide to the Donald C. Davidson Papers, ca. 1920s-1980s
Collection number: Mss 19Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara
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Royal Society of Canada, "The Need of a Rational Almanac," 1908
Astrology, c. 1959-1973
Astronomical symbols, 1966
Automates, c. 1968
Bede, the Venerable
Book, history of (also history of printing)
Clapham, Michael, "Printing," ch. 15 of Singer, A History of Technology, vol. III
New Catholic Encyclopedia, McGraw Hill, c. 1967
Books of Hours
LeClerq & Cabrol, Dictionnaire d'Archéologie Chrétienne et de Liturgie
Prymers - Edmund Bishop, Liturgica Historica
Psalters & Books of Hours / Prayer Books, New Catholic Encyclopedia and Catholic Encyclopedia, 1967
Richter, Louise, Chantilly in History and Art, "Tres Riches Heures de Richard Duc de Berry"
British Horological Institute, c. 1967
Brantingham calendar, SB News-Press, 11 Jan. 1983
Cabrol, ed., Dictionnaire d'Archéologie Chrétienne et de Liturgie
"The Calendar - As It Is - And as It Might Have Been," c. 1981
Freeman-Grenville, The Muslim and Christian Calendars
Hooke, S. H., "New Years Day: The Story of the Calendar"
Hooke, S. H., Sociology of calendar
Jones, Sir Harold Spencer, "The Calendar," ch. 21 of Singer, A History of Technology, vol. III
New Catholic Encyclopedia, McGraw Hill, c. 1967
Philip, Alexander, The Calendar: Its History, Structure and Improvement
Wallace, Lewis A. R., The Luni-Solar Calendar, 1938
Harrison, Kenneth, The Framework of Anglo-Saxon History
Mikalson, Jon D., The Sacred and Civil Calendar of the Athenian Year
Calendar, Aztec, Maya & Inca
Guerra, Francisco, "Aztec Science and Technology," 1969
Nakayama, Shigeru, "Characteristics of Chinese Calendrical Science," Japanese Studies in the History of Science, no. 4, 1965
de Garis, Frederic, for H.S.K. Yamaguchi, We Japanese
1924 - Enlistment of George Eastman
Achelis, Elisabeth, "Be Not Silent"
Achelis, Elisabeth - Miscellaneous (see also World Calendar Association)
Ashbaugh, Lewis E., "Simplifying the Calendar," New York Times, Sept. 8, 1929
"Calendar Reform - What Has Happened to It?" 1960-1963
"Catholic attitude... Mastrofini" - from Denis-Boulet
Edwards Plan ( Collier's, Dec. 1946 - Kyle Crichton)
Fleming, Sandford, 1961-1979
Frick, Bertha, Calendar revision bibliography
Hertz, J. H., "The Battle for the Sabbath at Geneva," 1932
Journal of Calendar Reform (UCSC), 1932
Leaflet (A) - "The 13 Months Calendar...," c. 1931-1939
Leaflet "D.C." - "Adjustment of Half-Yearly, Quarterly and Monthly Statistics to 4-Week Periods"
Leaflet (Ge). - "To Honourable Members of the Monetary and Economic Conference," June 1933
Leaflet "G2" - "Charts Proving Different Percentage-Value for Each Day," c. 1933
Leaflet "H." - "Calendar Reform - Health Statistics Part" (suppl. to Pamphlet "D")
Leaflet "L." - "Fixed Calendar Benefits for Labour," c. 1933-1934
Leaflet (L.O.) - "Calendar Revision," June 1936
Leaflet "M." - "Leap-Year Calendar Errors," designed by C. F. Marvin
Leaflet "R." - "Calendar Reform - Its Religious Part"
Leaflet "Ry" - "Calendar Reform Will Help Railways," 1932
Leaflet "SUB" - "Charts Comparing Calendar-Caused Distortions"
Leaflet "U" - "League of Nations on Calendar Reform," 1931
Leaflet No. 1. - "The Calendar's Defects and Inconveniences"
Leaflet 1a - "The Calendar's Defects and Inconveniences"
Leaflet 2r - "Calendar Simplification... Religious Part of the Calendar"
Leaflet 3. - "Governments and Organizations Deceived about Calendar Reform," c. 1936
Leaflet (3a) - League of Nations Report, Litvinoff USSR, Jan. 25, 1937
Leaflet "4u" - "Extending Use of 4-Week Periods"
Leaflet 13 - "13 Periods of Four Weeks in Business," Oct. 1932
League of Nations, 1926
League of Nations, 1927
League of Nations, 1931
League of Nations, 1934
League of Nations, 1937
Leap Day, 1968
Pamphlet "A" - "Calendar Defects and How to Remedy Them"
Pamphlet "B" - "Calendar Reform"
Pamphlet (B.A.) - "Natural Solution of the Early Bible Ages of Man"
Pamphlet "C" - "Moses the Greatest of Calendar Reformers"
Pamphlet "D." - "Calendar Reform Report of the League of Nations Special Committee on Enquiry..."
Pamphlet "E." - "Winning Calendar Reform"
Pamphlet "F." - "Women's Cause in Calendar Reform"
Pamphlet "Fo" - "Women's Cause in Calendar Reform"
Pamphlet "G." - "Calendar Simplification Urged to Safeguard Economic Prosperity," with insert of leaflet "D-C."
Pamphlet (H.O) - "Humanity's Great Opportunity," 1933
Pamphlet (Hu.) - "Humanity: An Appeal for Unity by Use of the Same Weekly Day of Rest," 1933
Pamphlet "-P" - "60 Governments Internationally Preparing for Calendar Reform"
Pamphlet (R O) - "Religion's Great Opportunity"
Pamphlet "S" of calendar reform pamphlets
Pamphlet "W" - "The 7-Day Week and Weekly Day of Rest," 2nd edition, 1931
Pamphlet "X" - Pan. Am. Union 1924 & supplement 1922
Pamphlet "Y" - Royal Society of Canada, "The Need of a Rational Almanac," 1908-1909
Pamphlet "Z" - "Time to Fix the Year"
Pamphlet 1. - "World Crisis Speeds Calendar Reform," c. 1931-1933
Pamphlet 2. - "Calendar-Caused Difficulties Are Imposed on All Nations by 30 and 31-Day Months," c. 1933
Pamphlet 3 - "Calendar Simplification," June 1, 1930
Pamphlet 4 - "Calendar Complications in Asia"
Pamphlet 13/12. - "13 Months or 12?" 1933
Pamphlet 28. - "Nature's 28-Day Month is the Easiest and Best for All Humanity"
"Progress" for IFCL illustration, Pan. Am. Bulletin, 1928
Roster of companies using 13 month calendar, 1933
Rothé, Walter - Universal Calendar, Look Magazine, Dec. 1964
United Nations, 1947
Farley, Atlas of B.C. xeroxes, UCSB Map Room
Sage, W. N., Seminar Outline in British Columbian History
Stow, Mary Catherine, The Opening of the Northwest for Settlement, 1776-1787
Cathedrals - Europe, France
Civil - England by place
Civil - Europe by place
Ecclestiastical - England by place
Medieval - White, Lynn, Medieval Technology and Social Change
Michel, Scientific Instruments...
Clocks and watches
Clock and watch makers
Cotsworth, Moses Bruines
1884, 1895 - Genesis of the proposal; DCD text
1907-1920 B.C. (British Columbia)
1970s rediscovery of Cotsworth
Beating the sun, cheating the sun, 1969
Biographical notes, who was who, Canadian Observer, Canadiana, etc., Ackerman
"British Columbia: Its Supreme Advantages"
Calendar Follies, 1924
Calendar illustrations - Muslim, Hindu
Calendar reform pamphlets, 1927
Calendar Secrets - press releases (copies from Library of Congress), December 1934
"Canada's Improving Climate," British Columbia Magazine, vol. 8, no. 9, Sept. 1912
Changing Climate (CC) pamphlet, 1934
"Continuous Glacial Period," Aug. 1906 - Leeds
Cotsworth, Moses Bruines
Crisis in B.C. (from BC Archives), 1917
The Crisis in B.C. - Ministerial Union
Davidson, Andrew - Silbury Hill
DCD's drafts = Westerners
Early years, formative years
Glaciers, wandering poles, memoir and ties to ancient monuments
Ice ages - materials about
Jottings - introduction draft
MBC Christmas greetings and biography, 1934 or 1935, from Library of Congress
Origin of Leap Day, 1932
Outline by periods, intro.
Pyramids, obelisks, henges, and other ancient monuments
Pyramids, obelisks, ... - materials - gen. about
"Some Defects of the Municipal Government," from B.C. Magazine, 1912
Standard Time (BC Archives), n.d.
"Two Pamphlets on Monetary Reform," 1933
"The Way to Peace" (BC Archives), 1940
Yorkshire - "The Most Interesting District in England"
Yorkshire ref. maps: Acomb, Willtoft; notes on Bruines family
Daylight Savings Time
U.S. Uniform Time Act - Act, hearings and reports, 1966
Inventing Standard Time, Smithsonian exhibition catalog
"Marking Time" (Special Collections)
Huntington, Ellsworth, Civilization and Climate, 3rd edition, 1924
Misericords (choir stalls)
Monday Holiday Law
Della Robbia Roundels, Victoria and Albert Museum
Occupations of the Months
Occupations of the months, Kraus, c. 1964-1986
Čapek, Milič, "Time," and G. J. Whitrow, "Time and Measurement," from Philip Wiener, ed., Dictionary of History of Ideas, vol. 4
Comte, August, System of Positive Polity
Holder, William, A Discourse Concerning Time
International Society for the Study of Time
Marking Time - "Clocks, Calendars, and Governments"
"Philosophy of Time," Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Stewart, Charles, "The Joints of Time," Atlantic Monthly, 1926
"Time," International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences
Time Museum, Rockford, Ill.
Time in Literature
Glasser, Richard, Time in French Life and Thought
"With the Literature of Time..."
White, Lynn, Jr., Medieval Religion and Technology, c. 1978
World Calendar Association, Inc.
Wright, George Frederick, 1838-1921
Old newspaper clippings about UCSB library, 1975-1978
Charles F. A. Voysey: Architect - Exhibition catalog, University Art Galleries, 1970
"Old UCSB pictures - 1st unit library"
Bibliography, A-K (box 1)
Bibliography, L-Z (box 2)
Subjects (box 3)
Notecards separated from Carousel III
Carousel I, "Time," Dec. 1970 - England, France: sundials, clocks, cathedrals, castles, Roman structures, etc., c. 1967-1970
Carousel II, "Time, England Trip," Dec. 1970 - England: sundials, clocks, churches and other buildings, gardens, etc., c. 1967-1970
Carousel [III], "Time & English Pictures" - England, France: clocks, churches, etc., c. 1966-1970
Carousel IV, "Time" - France, England, Spain, Switzerland, Germany, Belgium: clocks, sundials, churches, etc.
"Time, Cotsworth stuff at UBC"
Frick, Bertha - Calendar reform bibliography, Columbia, DCD, 1947