Placer County Archives

Another View: Athletes, musicians and artists

... After my column about my having to be told about the Placer County Archives, Roger Strahle at Wild Bird Station said he spent a lot of time “just for fun” at the St ...

Auburn’s past a tale of vitality, survival

There are eight million stories in the naked city ... and a handful of pretty cool ones right here in Auburn. Then again, stories abound in a town with a rich history such as our ...

Preservation goal for city historian

In the modern world of technology and dreams of the future, one woman is making sure Auburn’s incredible history is not forgotten in the process of living daily life. The jo ...

Reader Input: Archives seeks information on DeWitt

Since retiring from the staff of the Auburn Library at the end of December 2013 after many years of service, I have become a volunteer at the Placer County Archives, which is part ...

Historic Auburn shot glass, records on way to county archives

The Placer County Museum’s new archives are getting a shot of Auburn history, quite literally. A shot glass from the Freeman Hotel – where President Herbert Hoover sta ...

Noon Hour Update: Wet weather rolls into Auburn; county archives on the move; Auburn’s business climate and winter sports previews

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...