Columbia looking north from Kennebec Hill c1855

About Columbia.

The Founder of Columbia.

A Short History of Columbia.

Map of Town

Columbia's Citizens.

Animals of Columbia.

Bakers of Columbia.

Barbers of Columbia.

Clementine Brainard

Carpenters of Columbia.


Chinese of Columbia.


Law & Order.




Photographic Studios.

Professional Women.

Saloons of Columbia.

School Teachers of Columbia.

Stage Lines & Liveries.

Building Histories.

1st Store: Bassetts.

American Hotel. (Stage Depot)

Angelo's Hall.

Assay Offices.(behind Wells, Fargo)

Barber Shop.(Photo Studio)

Blacksmith Shops.

Bowling Saloon Display. (Knapp Block)

Brainard Building.(Candle Dipping)

Broehmer Building.(Artificer's Exchange)

Burns Cottage.

California Store.(Franco cabin)

Candle Barn History.

Candy Kitchen Buildings.

Carpenter Shop.(New Justice Court)

Chinese Display.(Old Justice Court)


City Hotel.

Clark's Hotel.(Trask House)

Claverie Ruin.(Chinese Store)

Columbia House Restaurant.

Columbia Restaurants.

Columbia Museum. (Knapp Block)

D.O. Mills Bank. (Empty Bank)

Dentist Display.

Douglass Saloon.

Duchow Building. (Drug Store display)

Eagle Cottage Building.

Fallon Garden.

Fallon House-West.

Fallon Ice Cream Parlour.

Fallon Theatre.

Ferguson Block. (Columbia Clothiers & Emporium)

Firehouse #1.(State street)

Firehouse #2.(Main street)

Franklin-Wolfe Building.(Columbia Booksellers)

Franco Barn Lot.

Gazette Building.

Hildenbrand Building.(N.S.G.W)

Jackson & Stone. (Matelot)


Knapp - South.(Museum)

Knapp - Middle.(Bowling Saloon)

Knapp - North.(Ebler's Leather Store extended)

Masonic Hall.

Mercantile. (Empty)

Post Offices of Columbia.

Questai Building. (old photo shop - EMPTY)

Saint Charles Saloon.

San Francsico Lager Beer Saloon. (Brown's Coffee House)

San Francsico Store. (Enterpreter Center)

School House.

Schwartz Building.(Empty)

Towle & Leavitt.

Wells Fargo & Co. Express.

Wilson's Store and People's Market. (Ebler's Leather)

Houses of Early Columbia.

Brady House #1.

Brainard House.

Martinez House.

Rehm House.

Tamale House.

Tibbits House.

Wilson House. (High Noon House)

Missing Buildings & Vacant Lots.

1st Store: Bassetts.

Back of DO Mills & Wells, Fargo.

Bernard's Lot.

Block 10.

Broadway Stable.

Candle Cottage.

Colombo Saloon.

H. N. Brown's Store.

Terpsichorean Hall.


Columbia's First Fire Departments.

The History of First Fire Companies & Papeete.

The History of Fire Companies (part 2) & Monumental.

The History of Citizen #1, Fire Pump.


Columbia's Editors and Newspapers.

History of Columbia's Newspapers 2.

Columbia's Presses

The Historic Press.

The Acorn Press.

The Palmer & Rey Press.

Intent of Gazette Building.

Columbia's Movies.

The Films.

Militias, etc.

Columbia Fusiliers. (1853-1857)

1st New York Legion in Tuolumne County. (1847-1852)

Battle of Sawmill Flat. (1852)

Militias. (1850-1890)

Interesting Information.

Columbia's Old Glory.

Columbia Memories

Capitols of California

This page is created for the benefit of the public by
Columbia Booksellers & Stationers
22725 Main Street
Columbia California 95310-9401

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created for the visitors to the Columbia State Historic park.
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