Author Archives: The UC Berkeley Library

Avatar for The UC Berkeley LibraryThe UC Berkeley Library comprises 25 libraries, including The Bancroft Library, the C. V. Starr East Asian Library, Doe and Moffitt libraries, and many subject specialty libraries. The Library offers materials in all formats and provides robust services that connect users with these vast resources to inform their research and advance their understanding of the world.

The exhibit, Sustaining Grandeur: The First 100 Years of Save the Redwoods League, features letters from presidents of the United States and First Ladies, historical photos of coast redwoods and giant sequoia, artifacts and films from the past century, and much more.

Exhibit Celebrates 100 Years of Save the Redwoods League


A hand-drawn map by celebrated naturalist John Muir. Correspondence to the League from President Barack Obama, including a photo of his family. A signed letter from John F. Kennedy endorsing a grove, dated shortly before his death. These treasures, and more, tell the story of Save the Redwoods League, and are part of an illuminating exhibit at UC Berkeley’s Bancroft Library, called Sustaining Grandeur.