1915 County Map Donation Drive

1915 County Map Donation Drive

Part of the damage the NCHS received during the 2014 earthquake impacted one of our crowd favorite documents. The 1915 County Map was oftentimes a point of reference our staff would present to visitors daily at the Goodman Library. Now, five years after the fact we...
Greetings from Tulocay

Greetings from Tulocay

While the Goodman Library undergoes repairs from the 2014 earthquake, the Napa County Historical Society is operating out of the old office building at Tulocay Cemetery.  Our office is open Monday-Wednesday-Friday, 10am-4pm. Here’s a fun fact!  The Goodman Library is...
Congratulations Scott Sedgley!

Congratulations Scott Sedgley!

Recently, NCHS had the privilege of watching Scott Sedgley receive an award from the Conference of California Historical Societies. The CCHS held its annual symposium in Southern California on June 25, 2016, and Sedgley was honored with an Award of Merit for his...
2016 Napa Valley History Tour

2016 Napa Valley History Tour

On April 14-16, 2016, Napa County Historical Society hosted its fourth annual Napa Valley History Tour. This year we shook things up a bit with some new sites and activities. On the first day we offered guided tours of the Ackerman Heritage House, formerly known as...
NCHS and Tulocay Cemetery Announce New Collaboration

NCHS and Tulocay Cemetery Announce New Collaboration

Game-changing agreement forged to use the old office at Tulocay Cemetery to house a small history display, library, and additional NCHS office space and staff. The Tulocay Cemetery Association and the Napa County Historical Society are pleased to announce an agreement...
Protect Your History!

Protect Your History!

Congress is drafting a new Copyright Act, and while there is no official bill yet, if the proposals made by the US Copyright Office are put into effect it could prove detrimental and devastating. The recommendations hurt not only archival institutions such as Napa...