You hear the words, Fresno Historical Society, and all sorts of things probably come to mind. And, a great many of those things are probably true.
We do save things. We’re passionate collectors of things small enough to fit in a file folder, as...
Board of Trustees
Dan Adams, President
Chuck Rigsbee, Vice-President
Sayre Miller, Past President
Secretary, Bruce Owdom
Gary Renner, Treasurer
Most of what the Fresno Historical Society does is connected with Valley stories - locating them, piecing them together, preserving them, and sharing them. Why?
First, we have a passion for California’s Central Valley and its...
From the imposing stature of a twelve-foot redwood statue to a sturdy wooden butter bowl and paddle. From a delicate baby’s christening gown to the symmetrical beauty of a Mono Indian basket. Objects help us tell people’s...