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The primary purpose of the Wheatland Historical Society is to discover, collect, preserve, and disseminate knowledge concerning the history of the Wheatland area in the County of Yuba and the State of California. 

Upcoming Meetings

The next meeting of the
Wheatland Historical Society
will be Thursday,
May 19th at 6PM in Griffith Hall 
of Grace Episcopal Church at 610 3rd St.



We have many small, local museums in our area. 
They are wonderful places to learn about our history, 
and explore fascinating collections of artifacts, and memorabilia.



Read about Wheatland
Jim Morris is Communications Manager for the California Rice Commission. He recently contacted the Wheatland Historical Society regarding Edward Duplex who was elected mayor of Wheatland in 1888. Duplex is believed to be the first African-American Mayor of a city west of the Mississippi. Jim’s article can be viewed at the following site:


Highlights of our historical cemetery tour can be viewed on our "Photo Album" page. 

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Girl Scout Troop #2631 members working on their Bronze Project Award created a guide to the Historical Markers of Wheatland California.
You may download the list below.






 



 

Click a link below for copies of our documents.
Download a pdf copy of our Cemetery Tour, Historical Marker Guide, Membership Brochure, or Walking Tour.
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