Robert Allen, a founding member of the Vacaville Heritage Council passed away on July 3, at the age of 91. He was an inspiring and amazing person. We are extremely grateful for all of his contributions he made to preserving and sharing history.
The Vacaville Heritage Council has recently scanned an original copy of a 1903 Vacaville Reporter Newspaper. This special edition features biographies of early businesses and residents of Vacaville and Winters.
The Vacaville Heritage Council volunteers have recently scanned and uploaded a new batch of Solano County maps from our collection. These maps are scanned in high resolution and are able to be zoomed in and examined on our website.
Since the early 2000's, the Vacaville Heritage Council (VHC) has been digitizing items from our collection and posting them to our web site. This process is often complicated and time consuming, especially when it comes to scanning bound material such as yearbooks.
The Vacaville Heritage Council provided Fox 40 with images and documentation for their "Know your neighbor" segment on the Cement Hill ruins.