California Room - Local History Collection
California Room Collections
Your resource for California & Santa Clara Valley history
Convert your analog media to digital
Your Old House
Research your San José home and property
Digital Sanborn Maps (library card required)
Covering cities in California, 1867-1970
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The Santa Clara County Library District offers a free search for 3 obituaries per month.
Today's Exhibits and Events
Chop Suey for 30 cents? Chow Mein for 35 cents? 15 cents for a cold beer? Too good to be true? Not in WWII era San Jose! Wish you could go back in time to get...
Tuesday, May 21, 2019 (All day)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, 5th Floor Special Collections Area - California Room