Angelina Schmidt Fulkerson, Pioneer Woman
Through her life of thrift, imagination, and unceasing daily labors large and small, the author’s grandmother achieved independence and security for herself and her son, and, by way of inspiration, for her granddaughter.
The Presence of Past: Beyond the Visual Cortex
Historical pleasures that defy progress.
You Didn't Hear it from Me: Jack London in Humboldt, A Hero to His Valet
Jack London’s published version of his trip through Humboldt did not include any of the exciting encounters revealed here.
The Spinsters Matrimonial Club
The cheerful “spinsters” enact an antiquated version of match.com, and decide to depart for the Klondike.
4th of July in Humboldt, 1855-1865
Did Humboldt’s exuberant celebrations change during times of strife and war?
The Leen Family and a Kindness Remembered
Eureka Business College and O. Nilsen grocers each play important roles in this family story.
A Short History of the Upper Redwood Valley
A close-knit community on the shores of mid-upper Redwood Creek.