Archives--UCSC Library Special Collections

  • Cowell Ranch Records MS 80. This collection contains various record books, ledgers, cash books, tax records and artifacts from the Cowell properties and businesses, Henry Cowell Lime & Cement Company and Cowell Portland Cement Company. 

Digital Exhibits

Oral Histories

Books and Articles

  • Doyle, William. The Origin of UC Santa Cruz: 1957-1961, Activities Resulting in the Selection and Purchase of the Cowell Home Ranch, Santa Cruz County, California. (Raleigh, North Carolina:, 2014). Available in the Special Collections.