Looking for genealogy information? The Palo Alto Historical Association offers a large assortment of materials and local files - all free.
The Palo Alto Historical Association, or PAHA, maintains the historic archives for the City of Palo Alto. The archives include:
* Photographs (over 9,000)
* Obituaries - contact firstname.lastname@example.org to get a copy of an obituary. Obituaries are indexed inside our library catalog. Narrow down your search results by limiting to "Collection: Local News & Obit Index" or "Location: Local News."
Online Resources from the Palo Alto Library:
* Ancestry.com Library Edition (available in the library ONLY)
* Heritage Quest (available at home with a library card)
* Historic New York Times (1851-2012)
* Palo Alto newspapers
Also available through PAHA:
* Newspaper clippings
* Biographies, Letters, Diaries
* Oral histories
* Maps, Manuscripts