American Archives Month 

Archives Month has arrived! This is a month dedicated to Archival Institutions which is our opportunity to remind you we are here to serve you!

What are Archives?

An archives is a place where people go to find information. But rather than gathering information from books as you would in a library, people who do research in archives often gather firsthand facts, data, and evidence from letters, reports, notes, memos, photographs, audio and video recordings, and other primary sources.

There are many events planned throughout the month. We hope you can join us at any of our events below.

 

California Archives Month Posters

Download the California Archives Month posters

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Sacramento Archives Crawl 2021

For Archives Month this year, the Sacramento Archives Crawl is going virtual! Keep checking the Sacramento Archives Crawl Facebook Page for more updates!

Sacramento Archives Crawl 2021 Poster Preserving Perseverance Join us online October 3-9 for one more virtual Crawl! Watch the Sacramento Archives Crawl Facebook page for details. Image of  two schoolmates featured in a Sacramento Bee special report on race issues, September28, 1969. Center for Sacramento History, Sacramento Bee collection, photo by Dick Schmidt, 1983/001/SBPM10019.