Photos courtesy of Heidi Sproat.
Photo courtesy of Library of Congress, http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/highsm.23384
Mural designed and produced by Rob McCarthy of McCarthy Signs, Truckee, California in 1993.
Please use these links of interest to learn more about Truckee
and to access other interesting websites.
Good Old Sandlot Days
Town Of Truckee
The Richardson House
Donner Memorial State Park
Truckee Chamber Of Commerce
California Historical Society
Conference of California Historical Societies
USS Donner Memorial Association Inc.
Read a short history of the USS Donner - L.S.D. Navy Ship here
Nevada County Historical Society
Nevada County Landmarks
Almost 200 historical landmarks situated in Nevada County. The Nevada County Historical Landmarks Commission exists to help visitors find and enjoy these sites. A good way to start is by using the interactive map developed with the support of the Nevada County Geographical Information Systems unit. Click here. Note our own Rocking Stone (site # 103), Gateway / Research Cabin (site # 131), and Truckee Old Jail Museum (site # 132).
Placer County Historical Society
Early Truckee Records (database)
Central Pacific Railroad
Nevada County Gold
The Official Online Guide to Nevada County
Donner Summit Historical Society
Truckee Donner Railroad Society
Rocklin Historical Society
Colfax Area Historical Society
Sacramento County Historical Society
Truckee Donner Land Trust
TDHS member and Author of
THE HOUSE ON HARRIGAN'S HILL
Links to Digital Collections that Mention Truckee
and/or adjacent areas
California State Library
Library of Congress
New York Public Library
USC Digital Library
University of Nevada at Reno
University of Nevada at Las Vegas Digital Collections
University of Nevada at Reno - Map Collection
University of California - Calisphere
Historical Markers in Truckee