Humboldt County Historical Society


All profits from bookstore sales support our non-profit organization. Purchasing a book about Humboldt County History, gifts, or ephemeral items from our bookstore is a great way to support the work we do!

Back issues of the Humboldt Historian are available for purchase in the bookstore or by phone order. Due to the wide variation in shipping and handling costs, issues cannot be purchased online. Please call (707) 445-4342, Wednesday through Friday, 12:30-6:30 PM to place your order. Bulk discounts are available!

From Sawdust to Uranium

From Sawdust to Uranium

15.00 25.00

By Pacific Gas & Electric Company. The History of Electrical Power Generation in Humboldt County & PG&E's Humboldt Bay Power Plant, 1883-2019. This history goes from the electrification of Humboldt County, through the atomic power plant and its decommissioning, which will be completed in 2019. 40% off!

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