Cemeteries: Catholic, Protesta...

Aug 3, 2019 by

Mokelumne Hill Cemetery District (Last Update of Database: June 2019) The following table is derived from a database of nearly 1,400...

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Historic Hotel Leger in 1896

Jul 17, 2019 by

Last week the Mokelumne Hill History Society acquired from an estate an historic “Leger’s Hotel” envelope postmarked...

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Historic Cistern found on Lafa...

Jun 7, 2018 by

The historic cistern of the Mokelumne Hill soda works plant on Lafayette Street was found this week under blackberries while cleaning...

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Vincenzo Marredda – Fath...

Mar 25, 2015 by

Beautifully framed portraits of Italian immigrant Vincenzo Marredda — Father of Mokelumne Hill’s town parks – and his wife...

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Chinese Tombstones in Mokelumn...

Feb 16, 2014 by

Chinese in Calaveras County Like other gold seekers, the Chinese came to the Mother Lode seeking luck and riches. They worked in...

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History of Mokelumne Hill

Jul 23, 2013 by

Brought to you by the Mokelumne Hill History Society. With the discovery of gold in Coloma in January 1848, the rush to the Mokelumne...

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Center and Main Streets

Jul 13, 2013 by

The heart of historic Mokelumne Hill is at the intersection of Main and Center Streets, and each building has its unique story. The...

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The Mokelumne Hill History Soc...

Jul 13, 2013 by

The Mokelumne Hill History Society was founded in 1985 to preserve and promote the history of Mokelumne Hill. The Society shares a...

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Archaeology on Main Street

Jun 18, 2013 by

While landscaping for the Mary Wilborn History Garden, a pair of stone foundations nearly forty feet long inspired an archaeological...

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Town Reservoir History

Mar 5, 2012 by

The need for an uninterrupted supply of water for mining, agricultural and domestic use led to the establishment of the Mokelumne...

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