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Days, Mary Louise, 1939-



  • Existence: 1939


A Santa Barbara native, Mary Louise Days received degrees in history from Santa Barbara City College and UCSB. Her minor was architectural history. She was employed by the City of Santa Barbara Planning/Community Development Department for over thirty-five years. This included a number of years as the City’s first urban historian and staff to the Historic Landmarks Commission. She has published numerous articles on historical topics and has been a frequent adviser to UCSB’s Public Historical Studies program. A consulting historian and researcher, she serves on the boards of several organizations, including the Citizens Planning Association and the Santa Barbara Conservancy. She is a past president of the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation. Travel is her main hobby.

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

City of Santa Barbara development reports

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1997-071
Dates: 1983 - 1998
Found in: Gledhill Library

Downtown/Waterfront Santa Barbara reports

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2003-021
Dates: 1997 - 1998
Found in: Gledhill Library