Recent Changes for "Peter J. Shields" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._ShieldsRecent Changes of the page "Peter J. Shields" on Davis Wiki.en-us Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2011-04-16 06:04:47DavidRobinsonFull birth and death dates. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Peter J. Shields''' (1862-1962) was a Sacramento judge, cow breeder, and one time secretary of the California State Agricultural Society. His mother, Elizabeth Shields, [http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85066387/1903-09-27/ed-1/seq-22/ was a well-known orchardist in Sacramento County]. He is notable in Davis for his efforts to establish the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds and wrote the bill that ultimately led to the university's creation. This successful bill was preceded by two unsuccessful versions in which Shields had focused on the creation of a specialized dairy school as opposed to a generalized farming school. Shields strongly believed that an inland region such as ["Yolo County"], as opposed to the Bay area, should become home to an agricultural education center. Although the bill entailed the creation of a commission that would decide upon a suitable town, Shields entered in last-minute stipulations at the behest of a co-authoring Yolo senator, which greatly increased the likelihood of Davis being picked as the university site. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Peter J. Shields''' (<span>4 April </span>1862-<span>28 September </span>1962) was a Sacramento judge, cow breeder, and one time secretary of the California State Agricultural Society. His mother, Elizabeth Shields, [http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85066387/1903-09-27/ed-1/seq-22/ was a well-known orchardist in Sacramento County]. He is notable in Davis for his efforts to establish the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds and wrote the bill that ultimately led to the university's creation. This successful bill was preceded by two unsuccessful versions in which Shields had focused on the creation of a specialized dairy school as opposed to a generalized farming school. Shields strongly believed that an inland region such as ["Yolo County"], as opposed to the Bay area, should become home to an agricultural education center. Although the bill entailed the creation of a commission that would decide upon a suitable town, Shields entered in last-minute stipulations at the behest of a co-authoring Yolo senator, which greatly increased the likelihood of Davis being picked as the university site. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2011-04-15 20:47:36WilliamLewislinking source <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Peter J. Shields''' (1862-1962) was a Sacramento judge, cow breeder, and one time secretary of the California State Agricultural Society. His mother, Elizabeth Shields, was a well-known orchardist in Sacramento County. He is notable in Davis for his efforts to establish the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds and wrote the bill that ultimately led to the university's creation. This successful bill was preceded by two unsuccessful versions in which Shields had focused on the creation of a specialized dairy school as opposed to a generalized farming school. Shields strongly believed that an inland region such as ["Yolo County"], as opposed to the Bay area, should become home to an agricultural education center. Although the bill entailed the creation of a commission that would decide upon a suitable town, Shields entered in last-minute stipulations at the behest of a co-authoring Yolo senator, which greatly increased the likelihood of Davis being picked as the university site. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Peter J. Shields''' (1862-1962) was a Sacramento judge, cow breeder, and one time secretary of the California State Agricultural Society. His mother, Elizabeth Shields, <span>[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85066387/1903-09-27/ed-1/seq-22/ </span>was a well-known orchardist in Sacramento County<span>]</span>. He is notable in Davis for his efforts to establish the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds and wrote the bill that ultimately led to the university's creation. This successful bill was preceded by two unsuccessful versions in which Shields had focused on the creation of a specialized dairy school as opposed to a generalized farming school. Shields strongly believed that an inland region such as ["Yolo County"], as opposed to the Bay area, should become home to an agricultural education center. Although the bill entailed the creation of a commission that would decide upon a suitable town, Shields entered in last-minute stipulations at the behest of a co-authoring Yolo senator, which greatly increased the likelihood of Davis being picked as the university site. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2011-04-15 20:33:57bethjoycehttp://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85066387/1903-09-27/ed-1/seq-22/ <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Peter J. Shields''' (1862-1962) was a Sacramento judge, cow breeder, and one time secretary of the California State Agricultural Society. He is notable in Davis for his efforts to establish the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds and wrote the bill that ultimately led to the university's creation. This successful bill was preceded by two unsuccessful versions in which Shields had focused on the creation of a specialized dairy school as opposed to a generalized farming school. Shields strongly believed that an inland region such as ["Yolo County"], as opposed to the Bay area, should become home to an agricultural education center. Although the bill entailed the creation of a commission that would decide upon a suitable town, Shields entered in last-minute stipulations at the behest of a co-authoring Yolo senator, which greatly increased the likelihood of Davis being picked as the university site. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Peter J. Shields''' (1862-1962) was a Sacramento judge, cow breeder, and one time secretary of the California State Agricultural Society. <span>His mother, Elizabeth Shields, was a well-known orchardist in Sacramento County. </span> He is notable in Davis for his efforts to establish the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds and wrote the bill that ultimately led to the university's creation. This successful bill was preceded by two unsuccessful versions in which Shields had focused on the creation of a specialized dairy school as opposed to a generalized farming school. Shields strongly believed that an inland region such as ["Yolo County"], as opposed to the Bay area, should become home to an agricultural education center. Although the bill entailed the creation of a commission that would decide upon a suitable town, Shields entered in last-minute stipulations at the behest of a co-authoring Yolo senator, which greatly increased the likelihood of Davis being picked as the university site. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2010-04-06 00:03:19ScottMeehleibadded image <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(Shields.jpg, right, thumbnail)]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2010-04-06 00:01:03ScottMeehleibUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields?action=Files&do=view&target=Shields.jpg">Shields.jpg</a>.Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2010-04-05 23:42:10ScottMeehleib <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Peter J. Shields''' (1862-1962) was a Sacramento judge, cow breeder, and one time secretary of the California State Agricultural Society. He is notable in Davis for his efforts to establish the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds and wrote the bill that ultimately led to the university's creation. This successful bill was preceded by two unsuccessful versions in which Shields had focused on the creation of a specialized dairy school as opposed to a generalized farming school. Shields strongly believed that an inland region such as ["Yolo County"], as opposed to the Bay area, should become home to an agricultural education center. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Peter J. Shields''' (1862-1962) was a Sacramento judge, cow breeder, and one time secretary of the California State Agricultural Society. He is notable in Davis for his efforts to establish the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds and wrote the bill that ultimately led to the university's creation. This successful bill was preceded by two unsuccessful versions in which Shields had focused on the creation of a specialized dairy school as opposed to a generalized farming school. Shields strongly believed that an inland region such as ["Yolo County"], as opposed to the Bay area, should become home to an agricultural education center.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;Although the bill entailed the creation of a commission that would decide upon a suitable town, Shields entered in last-minute stipulations at the behest of a co-authoring Yolo senator, which greatly increased the likelihood of Davis being picked as the university site.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2010-04-05 23:32:46ScottMeehleibadded more info about Shields <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- '''Judge Peter J. Shields''' (1862-1962) worked to bring about the Act of California Legislature establishing the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds for the site.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ '''Peter J. Shields''' (1862-1962) was a Sacramento judge, cow breeder, and one time secretary of the California State Agricultural Society. He is notable in Davis for his efforts to establish the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds and wrote the bill that ultimately led to the university's creation. This successful bill was preceded by two unsuccessful versions in which Shields had focused on the creation of a specialized dairy school as opposed to a generalized farming school. Shields strongly believed that an inland region such as ["Yolo County"], as opposed to the Bay area, should become home to an agricultural education center.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2008-06-16 17:04:15ElleWeberchange link due to answered question :) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> *He was also given an ["LLD degree<span>"</span>] from the University </td> <td> <span>+</span> *He was also given an ["<span>School of Law" </span>LLD degree] from the University </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2008-06-16 15:05:25ElleWeberwhat's an LLD degree? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Judge Peter J. Shields (1862-1962) worked to bring about the Act of California Legislature establishing the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds for the site. </td> <td> <span>+</span> <span>'''</span>Judge Peter J. Shields<span>'''</span> (1862-1962) worked to bring about the Act of California Legislature establishing the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds for the site. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> *<span>h</span>e was also given an LLD degree from the University </td> <td> <span>+</span> *<span>H</span>e was also given an <span>["</span>LLD degree<span>"]</span> from the University </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2008-06-16 15:04:16ElleWeberone shields avenue note <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- *["Peter J. Shields Avenue"]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ *["Peter J. Shields Avenue"] (and therefore the University's address ["One Shields Avenue"])</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2008-04-21 14:48:50kmholderDeleted reference to him selecting the site. In his book, he said he did not. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Judge Peter J. Shields (1862-1962) worked to bring about the Act of California Legislature establishing the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds <span>and even selected</span> the site.<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> Judge Peter J. Shields (1862-1962) worked to bring about the Act of California Legislature establishing the ["UC Davis"] ["Campus"]. He helped fight for funds <span>for</span> the site. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2006-04-10 21:20:47PhilipNeustromlink <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Judge Peter J. Shields (1862-1962) worked to bring about the Act of California Legislature establishing the Davis Campus. He helped fight for funds and even selected the site. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Judge Peter J. Shields (1862-1962) worked to bring about the Act of California Legislature establishing the <span>["UC </span>Davis<span>"]</span> <span>["</span>Campus<span>"]</span>. He helped fight for funds and even selected the site. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Peter J. Shieldshttp://daviswiki.org/Peter_J._Shields2005-07-27 20:27:28JasonAllerabout time this got created, still needs info and work <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Peter J. Shields<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Judge Peter J. Shields (1862-1962) worked to bring about the Act of California Legislature establishing the Davis Campus. He helped fight for funds and even selected the site. <br> + <br> + The University honors him in several ways:<br> + *["Shields Library"]<br> + *["Peter J. Shields Avenue"]<br> + *["Shields Oak Grove"] in the ["Arboretum"]<br> + *Peter J. Shields scholarship<br> + *he was also given an LLD degree from the University</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>