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The Library system has a special Californiana collection of books and materials at the Downtown Branch to augment your history research.
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Visualizing the Depression Photo Exhibit
Visualizing the Depression, a Depression Era Photo Exhibit is going on now at the Downtown Branch as part of Santa Cruz Reads. The exhibit is curated by Lance Sprague and the late Don Rothman, who selected photos from the Library of Congress Collection of 166,000 images. Photographers include Dorothea Lange, Arthur Rothstein, Walker Evans and other government-sponsored photographers.
The exhibit opens March 7th and runs through March 9th in the Downtown Branch meeting room. It runs Friday until 8pm and Saturday from 1pm - 4pm. There will be docents on hand to answer any questions you may have about the exhibit. Don't miss out on this powerful look at American history.
The next photo exhibit in the Downtown meeting room is The Joads by Another Name, which runs from March 12 - 30th.