California History Section

Yosemite National Park. Shows two women and man in clearing. Yosemite Falls in background. 1925

Current Display

"FOR THE JOY OF DOING: A SELECTION OF FINE PRINTING FROM THE COLLECTIONS OF THE CALIFORNIA STATE LIBRARY"

Next Event

May 10, 2018
Folsom Historical Society: Materials at the California History Section–Folsom Focus.

The California History Section holds a premier collection of documents from and about California's rich history. Our vaults house thousands of rare books, maps, newspapers, and periodicals in addition to a huge collection of one-of-a-kind photographs, letters, paintings, posters, pamphlets, and sheet music. Regardless of whether you're a serious researcher, a fourth grader or an average person visiting Sacramento, we'll have a resource for you!

California History Section

California State Library
900 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-4869

Days & Hours
M-F 9:30-4, excluding State holidays.

(916) 654-0176

cslcal@library.ca.gov