Explore the rich history of dairying in Sonoma County through the Dairy Collection. Many of the images and other materials come from the area dairying families.
Photographs and postcards related to the Sonoma County poultry industry, centered in Petaluma, California during the first half of the 20th century.
This collection offers a selection of historical Sonoma County maps held by the Sonoma County Library. It includes township maps, plat maps and more.
Renderings, blueprints and sketches from prominent Sonoma County architects.
Advertisements for Sonoma Counthy businesses, tourism, political campaigns, events and organizations.
Pages from Sonoma County newspapers.
From the 1890s through the 1930s depicting Sonoma County and San Francisco scenes and businesses.
Depicts life and history in Sonoma County from the 1860s to the present through images of logging, agriculture, architecture, parades, families and more.
Records the changes in the Sonoma County Landscape over the second half of the 20th century through photographs taken from the air and from the tops of tall buildings.
Photographs by Don Meacham (1916-2010), photojournalist for the Santa Rosa Press Democrat and freelance photographer.
Photographs and other materials shared with the Library from public scan days.
Photographs, postcards and greeting cards draws from the archives of a unique urban garden in Santa Rosa, California.
Photographs, postcards and greeting cards selected from the Western Sonoma County Historical Society's West County Museum.
Historical images showing life in the lower Russian River area from Hilton to Jenner.
Chronicles many aspects of Sonoma County life in western Sonoma County area from the late 1800s through the 1950s.
Photographs of SCBA members and events that chronicle the history of the legal profession in Sonoma County.
Images, videos and other material of the Sonoma County Fair.
Oral History and Stories
Sonoma County Stories
Four collections about the stories of Sonoma County residents.
Ten stories from Sonoma County residents and households about their experiences during the 2017 fires.
Interviews of Sonoma County residents conducted at the Rincon Valley Regional Library in Santa Rosa, California on May 21, 2018.
California State Library implemented by Berkeley-based StoryCenter in 2016 and 2017.
Stories told by Sonoma County residents that range from family and local histories to personal reflections.
A selection from a long run of television programs entitled "Sonoma County in the [70s, etc.]".
Images portraying the winemakers and companies of Sonoma County, past and present.
Recordings and transcripts of interviews with wine makers, growers, and other notable figures in the Sonoma County wine industry from the early 1970s to the present.
Images of historical interest of the Sonoma County wine industry from the 1870s through the present.
This is from the quartex-front-end repo.