Internet Resources - Local History
- Santa Cruz Sentinel Archives (NewsBank)
Archive covers August 14, 1999 to current. Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and much more from current and archived issues of Santa Cruz Sentinel. Updated daily, it includes obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections.
Browse related subjects: Archives, California, Indexes, Local History, News, Newspaper Articles, Santa Cruz City, Santa Cruz County
- Capitola Historical Museum
Browse related subjects: History, Local History, Santa Cruz County
- Santa Cruz Wiki
A wiki devoted to anything and everything Santa Cruz. Users can contribute, edit, change, or add information relevant to Santa Cruz, both the city and county. It includes an events bulletin board, information about local artists and art galleries, restaurants, housing, local organizations, and much more.
Browse related subjects: Art, Colleges and Universities, Concerts, Education, Food, Government, Jobs, Local History, Movies, Music, People, Performing Arts, Recreation, Santa Cruz City, Santa Cruz County, Trivia
Did You Know?
First African-American U.S. Governor
The first African-American U.S. Governor was Lawrence Douglas Wilder. Wilder was elected on November 7th, 1989 to serve as Governor of Virginia.
During Governor Henry Clay Warmouth's impeachment, African-American Louisianan Lieutenant Governor Pickney Benton Stewart Pinchback served as Louisiana's governor from December 11, 1872 to January 14, 1873.[More]