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Nevada County Genealogical Society
P. O. Box 176
Cedar Ridge, CA 95924

Contact Maria Brower to purchase items below.

"Genealogy Is My Line" T-Shirts
Shows pedigree chart on the back and the title on the front. Wear this great shirt to your next conference or seminar and let others read the names you are researching or give one as a gift. Hanes Preshrunk 99% cotton, 1% other fiber. Available with writing in black ink on heather gray. Sharpie pen not included.  Sizes L (42-44) or XL (46-48). $19.95 priority mail.


Western Nevada County Resource Guide  First published in year 2000, it has been revised and expanded. The Resource Guide includes a brief history of Nevada County, a time line of historic firsts and significant events in county history, a list of cities and towns, and hints for researchers.

The Resource Guide is divided into eleven sections:

     1. city, county and federal government offices
     2. public and private libraries
     3. museums
     4. gold mines
     5. gold mining state parks
     6. churches
     7. cemeteries
     8. miscellaneous organizations and contacts
     9. out-of-county resources
    10. list of maps and photographs in the resource guide
    11. index

 Cost: $14 plus postage. 


1856 Directory of Nevada (City), Grass Valley and Rough and Ready  Reprint contains the first rare history ever written of Nevada County.  After the original Directory was published there was a fire in Nevada City (the county seat). The entire business district and most of the residences burned. Most of the directories were destroyed.  The Directory contains 45-50 full page business advertisements and an index has been created (the original never had one). 

Reprinted by Maria Brower, founder, and first president of NCGS, and currently Genealogical Director of the Nevada County Historical Society.                    

Published: 2001. Cost: $21.95 plus  $3.95 postage & handling (Priority mail).  California residents please add sales tax of $1.56 per copy. 

 

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