Welcome to the SBBGPhotos Image Gallery. From this page you can access more than 35,000 images from the SBBG Blaksley Library archive. In addition to SBBG historical, cultural and architectural images, this collection also features images of California native plants, planted and natural landscapes, and animals. Use the ‘keyword’ search bar to find images by subject, or use the ‘advanced search’ form for specific or combined searches.

Keyword Search

The Keyword Search searches all fields of all records for any of the words entered. The search results will be rather broad. For more targeted results, try the Advanced Search.


Browse these galleries to view special selections of images from the Image Library


Please note: search requests will only return images that have been cataloged. Results will not include all images in the Digital Library until cataloging is completed.

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