The Nevada County Historical Society had its beginning in the fall of 1944 after being inspired by Dr. Robert E. Burns, President of the College of the Pacific. Dr. Burns was interested in the preservation of the history of the Mother Lode and gold country, and he spoke to the Grass Valley Lions Club about organizing a county historical society. Read More...
Thursday, October 20
Chris Ward- Lonely Cemeteries of the Western Sierra
Sunday, November 6
Citizen of the Year Awards Event
Thursday, November 17
Linda Jack-The Kentucky Ridge Mine: A Southern Slave Colony in Nevada County
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