Yolo County Archives

Welcome to Yolo County Discover It Yourself History

At the Yolo County Archives we take pride in the work we do to help preserve the documents from our county that date back all the way to 1850!

Browse Collections (12 total)

World War II Japanese Internment Letters


Eight World War II Japanese Internment Letters.

Contributors: Betty Coman


RG 1000 #10-19 Joann Larkey Research Collection.pdf

Indexes for the Yolo County Archive.

A Visual History of Yolo County


1000 images selected from the Yolo County Archives to give a representation of collections in our care.

Yolo County Board of Supervisors

Part 7.pdf

These records are an account of law in Early California-Yolo County specifically.

Swamp Land Reclamation

Swamp Land Reclamation District 537.pdf

Land, boundaries, and descriptions of swamp and overflow salt marsh and tide lands included in the district.

Marriage Licenses dating back to the 1850s

List A-G.pdf

Hand written letter marriage certificate documents from 1850 to 1873.

Yolo County Historic Resources Survey 1986

Group 11.pdf

Yolo County Historic Resources Survey 1986 including ridges, Capay Valley, Esparto, Madison, Cottonwood area, Buckeye, North Yolo, Zamora, Rural…

Military Rolls

Y+ extra.pdf

Lists of men in Yolo County between the ages of 18 and 45, eligible for military duty. Written by name and place of residency.

Court Calendars

Pages from Daily Diary 1923 Reduce(2 of 2).pdf

Daily schedule listing the date, case name, and action to take place. Chronological by date of court session.

Mining Claims

Pages from Mining Book F Reduced (3 of 3).pdf

"Mining Location Notices" Gives legal descriptions of property being claimed for mining, names of partners and/or mining company, and tells type of…