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Fresno City and County Historical Society
7160 West Kearney Boulevard
Fresno, California 93706
Phone: 559.441.0862
Email: archives@valleyhistory.org
Physical collections: 8
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Butler Vineyard Ledger, 1903-1915

The Butler Vineyard Ledger lists receipts and expenditures of a raisin vineyard in Fresno County, California from February 1903 to February 1915.

Cody Family Papers

The Philander Cody Papers consist primarily of correspondence written by Philander to his wife, Cora, while he served in the 12 Wisconsin during the Civil War. Other material includes legal records, printed material, photographs, and genealogical material....

Edward Smith Diary

This diary is one of only seven known California Overland Trail accounts that chronicled the westward trail experience prior to the 1849 Gold Rush.

Harvey Family Papers

The Harvey Family Collection dates from 1848-1965, and measures 4 linear feet. The papers are arranged in the following series: William and Catherine Harvey Papers, Annie Harvey, Ada Harvey Papers, Frances Harvey, Family Genealogy, and California State Raisin Grower's Association...

Kearney (M. Theodore) Papers

The M. Theo. Kearney papers span 1887-1907, 1966 and contain correspondence, documents, pamphlets, certificates, maps, blueprints, newsclippings, ledgers, and photographs that relate primarily to Kearney's Fruit Vale Estate, the California Raisin Growers Association, and California Raisin and Fruit Packing Company....

Porteous (James) Collection

The Porteous papers span 1877-1947, 1976 and contain correspondence, financial records, patents, and legal documents, printed material, Fresno Agricultural Works catalogs, photographs, a scrapbook, newsclippings, the manuscript and one hard-bound copy of ...

Tully (Gene) Papers

The Gene Tully Papers span 1850-1966 and contain correspondence, notes, newsclippings, literary productions and photographs primarily related to the Tully Family, the Sierra Nevada, Fresno and San Benito Counties....

Winchell (L. A.) Collection

The L. A. Winchell Papers span 1881-1931 and contain correspondence, printed material, research notes, notebooks, photographs primarily of the Millerton area, postcards, a roster of early settlers in Fresno County, diaries of Jedediah S. Smith and Harrison G. Rodgers annotated...