The following list of materials can be found at the Doris Foley Library for Historical Research.
Aerial PhotographsAncestry.comAssessment and Tax Records CollectionBancroft Works Collection (Vol. 1-39)BiographiesBirth RecordsBoard of Equalization Order BookCalifornia Blue BookCalifornia Information File; General Magazine IndexCalifornia Reports 1852-1916; 1931-1932 vol. 2-178; vol. 214California State Marriages; Bride Index 1960-1985California State Marriages; Groom Index 1960-1985California; My Playhouse was a Concord Coach 1822-1888Cemetery Records CollectionCensus IndexesCensus of Nevada CountyChurch RecordsCity Directory CollectionCounty and Ledger IndexCounty Court CalendarCounty Court Cost BookDeath RecordsDeedsDraft Registrations, Civilian; Nevada County 1917-1918Emmanuel Episcopal Church (Births, Deaths, Marriages)1855-1942Empire Mine State Historic Park; Historical InformationEstray Records (1857-1927)Genealogy CollectionGenealogy RoomGeneral Histories of Nevada CountyGold Mineralization at the Oriental Mine, Alleghany, CA by Raymond Martin Coveney 1972 History of California by Franklin TuthillHistory of Nevada County California With Illustrations 1880History of Placer and Nevada Counties, California with Biographical Sketches by W.B. Lardner and M.J. Brock (pub. 1924)Idaho-Maryland Mines Corporation Personnel Files IndexImmigration and Ethnic GroupsIndex and Record of Certificates of Residence 1944-1949Index to California Land Patents; Nevada and Sierra CountiesIndex to CasesIndex to DecreesIndex to Gold Rush Theatre in Nevada CityInsane Commitments 1901-1969Internal Revenue Assessment Lists (1862-1874)Johnathon Meredith Papers (vol. 29, 30 of the 34 volumes) 1795-1859Jones Hospital Births 1918-1950Journals of the California Legislature 1850, First SessionJudgement Dockets 1932-1945Judgment Books 1859-1961Judgment Rolls 1876-Kitt's Index (1856-1922)Law and Motion CalendarLedger, Washington StoreLetters and Bonds 1881-1899Letters of Guardianship and Bonds (1892-1931)Local OrganizationsMap CollectionMarks and BrandsMarriage Certificates July- 1856 thru March 1870Medical CertificatesMemorial and Biographical History of Northern California -Illustrated Published 1891Military RecordsMining and Scientific Press Index to MinesMining Collection Hundreds of books and magazines on mining.Minutes and Orders (Civil and Criminal)Model Architect Volumes 1 & 2Moving and Park Violations (1959-1969)National Hotel Ledger and ScrapbookNaturalization Records 1856-1959Nevada California Journal of Mines and Geology XXXVII July 1941 v. 37Nevada County Coroner Register (1915-1930)Nevada County Cultural CommunityNevada County History FileNevada County Hospital Death Records 1859-1935Nevada County Militia (1866-1867)Nevada County Mining Industry Reference GuideNevada County VeteransNewspaper Collection (1851-2001)Official BondsPeriodicalsProbate Orders 1856-Probate Record CollectionRanchos, Gold Mines, and Rancherias: A Socioeconomic History of Indians and Whites in Northern California 1821-1860 by Albert L. HurtadoRecords of Orphans on State Aid 1904-1912Register of Actions (Civil and Criminal)Register of Certificates of Optometry, Nevada County 1903-1943Register of Oustamah Lodge (1873-1970)Register of Partnerships 1874-1899Register of Physicians and UndertakersRegister of School Warrants 1902-1907Register Persons and Partners Under Fictitious Name 1874-Registration of Dentist 1902-1949Reminiscences of Senator William M. Stewart by William M. Stewart; edited by Geroge Rothwell Brown 1908San Francisco Newspaper IndexSanborn Fire Insurance MapsSchool Funding/Teachers From dates 1881-1892School/Education Records CollectionSmall Claims Court DocketsStereoscopic Photos of Around the WorldSurveyors Records (1891-1936)The Grass Valley Union on CD-ROM January 1865-June 1885Transcript JudgmentsTribes of California by Stephen Powers and John Wesley Powell; 1877U.S. Post Offices; Report of Site Locations 1865-1946 (Mono, Nevada, and Yuba)Video CollectionVigilante Days and Ways by Nathaniel Pitt Langford (Two volume book)Vital Records of the CountyWater use in the Yuba and Bear River Basins, California by Thomas Harsha Pagenhart 1969WillsWomen's History of Nevada CountyYearbooks