Historical Societies, Museums & Archives

By Friends & Neighbors February 27, 2015 15:51

Amador County

Amador County Historical Society, amadorcountyhistoricalsociety.org

Amador County Living History Projects, amadorcountyhistoricalsociety.org/living-history

Amador County Museum, 225 Church St., co.amador.ca.us/departments/museum


Calaveras County

Angels Camp Museum, 753 South Main St., angelscamp.gov

Calaveras County Historical Society, Historical  Museum Complex, The Red Barn Museum, calaverascohistorical.com

Murphys Old Timers Museum, murphysoldtimersmuseum.com

Sierra Nevada Logging Museum, sierraloggingmuseum.org


Tuolumne County

Carlo M. De Ferrari Archive: A treasure of records related to Gold Rush history and community history in general. Includes more than 4,500 rare books and periodicals, photographs, newspapers, maps and documents, and a 250,000-card index compiled by Mr. De Ferrari over 50 years. It’s behind the Tuolumne County Library off Greenley Road in Sonora. Contact Charles Dyer, county records manager, (209) 536-1163.

Groveland Yosemite Gateway Museum, 18990 Main St., grovelandhistory.org

Tuolumne City Memorial Museum, 18663 Carter St., (209) 928-3516, tuolumnemuseum.wordpress.com

Tuolumne County Historical Society, tchistory.org

Tuolumne County Museum, 158 West Bradford St., Sonora, (209) 532-1317, tchistory.org 

Tuolumne County Veterans History Project, memoircenter.com

Tuolumne County Veterans Museum, 9 N. Washington St., Sonora, (209) 533-0923


Mariposa County

California State Mining and Mineral Museum, parks.ca.gov

 

By Friends & Neighbors February 27, 2015 15:51
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