Our Mission

The Historical Records Commission promotes the preservation of historical records. Our duties include:

  • Making recommendations for an archive and records management program
  • Supporting and assisting the Sonoma County Records Inventory Project so that all County records will be identified and inventoried
  • Identifying and encouraging the preservation of additional governmental, business, professional and private records deemed to be historically significant
  • Promoting the preservation of historical records through newspaper articles, television interviews, talks and like shows to civic groups, the preparation of pamphlets and posters, and the establishment of specialized advisory groups
  • Establishing and maintaining liaison with the Sonoma County Landmarks Commission
  • Encouraging historical and genealogical societies, professional associations, private researchers and students to participate in the detailed research involved in preserving historical records

Contact Information

Secretary of the Commission
Historical Records Commission
County of Sonoma
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact us by Phone

Mailing Address

Sonoma County Historical Records Commission

585 Fiscal Drive, Rm 103

Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Meeting Location

Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library

725 Third Street

Santa Rosa, CA 95404
38.441216, -122.7128078

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