COVID UPDATE: Due to current COVID mandates the Society will be open “by appointment only” until further notice. Appointments are on first come first served basis and determined by Red Tier restrictions. Please call in advance for an appointment. COVID protocols apply, including but not limited to, masks, social distancing, sanitizing, and questionnaires upon entry.  The health and safety of our staff, volunteers, and community members, remains of the utmost importance to us. Please contact us with questions. We can be reached by email at, or by hone at (530)243-3720, and we will respond promptly. Thank you for your patience and support during these unusual times.3

Shasta Historical society

Research Links

Links for further research

We’re adding and updating our links continuously. If you have a good history related site, send us an e-mail with its URL (web address) included. We’ll review it and consider adding it to our link page.


Shasta Public Libraries

Redding Record Searchlight

Intermountain News

Shasta College Library

Redding Chamber of Commerce

Shasta Lake Heritage & Historical Society

Shasta State Historical Park

Shasta Genealogical Society

Turtle Bay

Grindstone Club

Shasta Wonderland Association

Shasta County Cemeteries

City of Redding-Record Drawing Manager

Shasta County Resources


California State Library

California Historical Society

Online Archive of California


Library of Congress

National Archives

Society of American Archivists