Finding aid of the Yuba County History: Visual Archive

Yuba County Library staff
Yuba County Library
303 2nd St.
Marysville , CA 95901
Phone: 530) 749-7380
URL: http://www.co.yuba.ca.us/content/departments/library/
© 2006
Yuba County Library


Descriptive Summary

Title: Yuba County History: Visual Archive
Dates: 1800-1950
Bulk Dates: Circa 1800-1950
Collection number: Consult repository
Collector: Yuba County Library
Collection Size: 200 items 195 online items
Repository: Yuba County Library
Marysville , CA 95901
Abstract: Yuba County Library's photograph collection includes images of historical interest of Marysville and other areas of Yuba County from the early 1800s to the 1950's. Images document commercial, residential, and public buildings, including businesses and restaurants), the fire department, theaters and the public library; street scenes; neighborhoods; significant individuals, groups and family portraits; and annual events, such as parades.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English
Digitized collection materials available online.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the Yuba County Library. Permission to publish or reproduce for educational purposes only.

Preferred Citation

Yuba County History: Visual Archive. Yuba County Library, Marysville, California.

Acquisition Information

This collection was created by Yuba County Library staff from 2005-2006 as part of the California Local History Digital Resources Project.

Project Information

These photographs were assembled from various photograph collections in the Yuba County Library and digitized as part of a one-year project from August 2005 through June 2006 in order to provide a single access point to primary graphic resources documenting the history of Yuba County. It was supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

Scope and Content of Collection

Yuba County Library's photograph collection includes images of historical interest of Marysville and other areas of Yuba County from the early 1800s to the 1950's. Images document commercial, residential, and public buildings, including businesses and restaurants), the fire department, theaters and the public library; street scenes; neighborhoods; significant individuals, groups and family portraits; and annual events, such as parades.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.

Names and Places

Hammonton Machinery
Colgate Powerhouse
Mary Murphy Covillaud
Suey Sing Society
Hop Sing Society
Rideout Hospital
La Porte Stage
Packard Library
Bok Kai Temple
Stephen Johnson Field
Marysville (Calif.)
United States (nation)--California (state)--Yuba (county)--Marysville (inhabited place)
United States (nation)--California (state)--Yuba
United States (nation)--California (state)--Feather

Topics

Buildings--California'Marysville
Historic buildings--California--Marysville
Commercial facilities--California--Marysville
Cultural facilities--California--Marysville
City views--California--Marysville
City & town life--California--Marysville
Neighborhoods--California--Marysville
Parades & processions--California--Marysville
Boats and boating--California--Marysville

Genres and Forms of Materials

Photographic prints
Tintypes
Daguerreotypes
Panoramic photographs
Aerial photographs