El Paso de Robles Area Historical Society
Explore our archival collections.

Collections

Newspapers

California – Paso Robles

The Moon 1892-1895
The Independent 1894-18956
Paso Robles Record 1895-1917
Paso Robles Press 1921; 1925 Jan-June; 1926-March 1937; 1942-Nov. 16, 1962; 1963-65
The Daily Press 1966-1968; 1970-1973
Paso Robles, Daily Press 1974-1992
(Occasionally including the North County Journal)

Other Newspapers

Paso Robles Spotlight 1930
Paso Robles Times Jan. 1935-June 1937
North County Journal May 1964-March 1967
Paso Robles Country News Aug. 1976-1979
Paso Robles Gazette June 1999-July 10, 2002; Jan 2003- June 2005

Maps

PRAHS Map Collection 2015 (click to access map index)

Archives

  • Paso Robles Historic Buildings & Homes
  • Local History Books
  • Photographs
  • Paso Robles High School: Yearbooks, Bear Cat Newsletters (1931-1984), Class Year Files (1902-current year), Teachers
  • Paso Robles Area Schools: Current and Historic (one room & rural)
  • Historic Area Schools
  • South Monterey County Schools
  • Cemetery Records
  • Historic Family Interviews
  • Historic local DVD’s of area and ranch and farm life
  • Family Histories
  • Obituaries
  • Directories
  • Original Tax Assessment rolls (1892-1951)
  • Paso Robles Magazine (2001 to current)
  • DMV Records
  • Paso Robles City Clerk Annual Report (1920-1964)
  • Local historic postcards
  • Surname files
  • Hospital records; medical history
  • Carnegie Library
  • Paso Robles Inn/Hot Springs/Baths
  • Oak Park
  • Native Americans
  • Local persons of note
  • Pioneer Day
  • Businesses
  • Parks/City Development
  • Organizations
  • Communications
  • Churches
  • Police/Fire
  • Military
  • Transportation, Highways/Roads/Trails
  • Bridges/Rivers/Lakes
  • Weather/Geology/Earthquake
  • Agriculture/Ranches/Charcoal/Almonds/Viticulture
  • Adobes & Missions.