Grace Logan Patterson
Grace Logan Patterson
Grace Lavinia (Logan) Patterson (1909-1990), a native of Esparto, Yolo County, was hired as Vallejo’s first African-American school teacher. She taught for 25 years. An elementary school was named in her honor in 1989. Photo courtesy of Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum.

What We Do

  • Record & preserve family histories
  • Provide instruction for conducting genealogical research.
  • Assist members and the public with research questions.
  • Conduct drop-in library hours and other times by appointment.
  • Participate in community events to inform and assist the public.