folsom history museum

Folsom museum stitches together a patchwork of history

From great-grandmother’s hand-crafted quilt to vintage clothing pieces, bits of history of hearth and home are currently on display at the Folsom History Museum. “I’m not a ...

Negro mining history sought

In response to your articles about the relocated graves from Negro Hill (Feb. 23, March 2 Telegraph), I would like to suggest that this is an opportunity for us to learn more about ...

Editor's view: Pulling back the veil of the newspaper biz

I’ve heard some in the business say we need to pull back the veil from time to time to show what it’s like working in the ink-slinging industry. Let’s look at Feb. 9 as an e ...

Sutter Street yields its secrets

The last time major digging hit Sutter Street was 1917, so the current construction project has turned up a treasure trove of historic finds. “Everything here tells a story. ...

Folsom History Museum offers free admission Saturday

Twenty-six greater Sacramento area museums will be offering free admission for the 13th Annual Sacramento Museum Day. This event is presented by the Sacramento Association of Museu ...

Editor's View: When's the party?

Parking issues and a grand opening celebration were hot topics at the last city-sponsored merchant coffee chat at The Black Rooster on Thursday morning. Work in the 900 block of S ...

Gotelli returns to share Christmas collection

“An Illustrated Christmas, 1860-1900,” opened at the Folsom History Museum last week with more than 85 viewers. Returning to the museum for a Christmas exhibit, artist Dolph Go ...

History museum examines Mormon pioneers

Take a step back in time to view Mormon California history at the Folsom History Museum. The California Pioneer Heritage Foundation held the 2010 Pioneer Heritage Art Competition ...