Title
Madera County Library, California History and Family Research Room

Collection Description

The California History and Family Research Room, located on the Second Floor of the Madera County Library, is a repos­itory of early Madera County records and histor­ical information that docu­ment the social, political, economic and cultural de­velopment of the Madera County area from the mid­ 1800's to present day. This collection has a varie­ty of formats including; photographs, primary and secondary printed sources, digitized rec­ords and oral histories. Our room also has a reference collection of published secondary sources and serials. Publications include histo­ries of Madera County and its component insti­tutions; area histories that give context to the community, historical maps as well as area periodicals that describe Madera County area history.

The Madera County Library, California History and Family Research Room's digital collection at California Revealed consists of moving images and text materials from the 1890s to 1970s. The collection includes films made in the 1930s and 1940s showing local events in Madera County, as well as jail registers and county assessment rolls.

Contact Info
Shipping Address

Madera County Library
California History and Family Research Room
121 North G St
Madera, CA 93637
United States

Instutional Phone Number
Institution Email
research@maderacountylibrary.org