Browse Collections (55 total)

Colleen Murphy Paggi Collection


Colleen M. Paggi is a life-long Tulare resident and family historian. Her roots in this area go back to the early 1900s. The photographs in her…

Contributors: Tulare Public Library

Irene Ferguson Collection


The photos in the Irene Ferguson Collection were provided through her daughter, Betty Cotta. Mrs. Ferguson (now deceased) gave permission for her…

Contributors: Tulare Public Library

Mervin Fulton Collection


Merv Fulton is a local photographer and inventor. He has worked in Hollywood, California as a photographer and advisor, and has assisted in many local…

Contributors: Tulare Public Library

Tulare Public Library Collection


Tulare is often referred to as the town the railroad built. The Southern Pacific Railroad laid its first tracks in this area in 1872. The population…

Contributors: Tulare Public Library

Porterville Public Library


The images presented in these online galleries were selected from the photograph collection of the Local History Room in the Porterville Public…

Contributors: Porterville Public Library

Madera County Library Historic Photos


Madera County Library's historic photo collection was dispersed in 1970 when the library moved into the present building. A few photographs of earlier…

Contributors: Madera County Library

Fresno County Public Library School Photographs


An unknown individual photographed many of Fresno County's rural schools ca. 1925. These images appear to have been dismounted from an album and all…

Contributors: Fresno County Public Library

Fresno County Public Library Postcards


Another miscellany of scenes, structures, people and events, taken in locations around Fresno County. Some of the more interesting are early Fresno…

Contributors: Fresno County Public Library