The Nevada County Planning Department would like to notify the public that it has now obtained a large collection of information regarding the county’s history from the pre-Gold Rush era onwards. The material covers a range of topics, including local pioneer settlers, historic transportation modes, historic routes, trails and roads, land use and settlement patterns, overland emigration, immigration trends, mining methods, agriculture, county governance, commemorations and celebrations. These documents are public resources. For information, call 530-273-6881.
New historical documents now available to the public
Trending in: NewsBriefs
- Housing element project critics want Nevada County to cast wider net for high density housing (INTERACTIVE MAP)
- Western Nevada County community supports family in racial incident
- Judge rules illegal search, pot case dismissed
- VIDEO: Sacramento Kings Foundation helps Magnolia school replace stolen iPads
- Traveling like turtles: Nevada City couple circumnavigates the globe