Welcome to the Orange County Historical Society
The Orange County Historical Society (OCHS) is a non-profit group which collects, preserves and shares the history of Orange County, California for the benefit of its members and the general public. To navigate the OCHS Website, use the menus and links in the top and left panels, or click Site Map. Check back often to find the latest Society news.

Upcoming Events

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November Meeting: Author's Night 2014
Thursday November 13th, 7:30 p.m.
Trinity Episcopal Church


The Orange County Historical Society's annual Author's Night event will be held Thursday, November 13th, at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 2400 N Canal St., in the City of Orange. Topics this year include Huntington Beach, the Muckenthaler Cultural Center, a notable member of the Bixby family, the local impact of the New Deal, and more! After each author speaks briefly about their books, attendees will have an oppurtunity to purchase books, have them signed, and speak with the authors.

Author's set to appear at OCHS Authors Night 2014 include:

       Marcia Lee Harris
       Chris Epting
       Charles Epting
       Zoot Velasco
       and Phil Brigandi


This event is open to the public, free, and refreshments will be served.

For more information on this year's authors, check out this month's County Courier by
clicking here.

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Past Meetings & Events

List of Past Meetings and Events
from 1919 to 2014

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Followup on
Recent OCHS Activities

Calico Trip photos and videos

Blue Light Mine History Hike photos

 

Orange Countiana I - IX

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Jim Sleeper's
Orange County Almanac of Historical Oddities

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OCHS Seeks Home for Our Historical Collections

Contact us if you have any leads on
places we can rent or acquire to store
and work with our historical collections
to make them available to members
and public to view:
officespace @ orangecountyhistory.org

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