Florence Douglas
Florence Douglas
Florence E. Douglas (1895-1982) was the first female mayor of Vallejo. She served in that role during the 1970s. Photo courtesy of the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum.

Member Benefits

Newsletter:
Our monthly newletter, Taproot, is mailed electronically to members in good standing.  It is also available in the "members only" section of this website.  It contains details on meeting programs locally and nearby, family stories of members, selected research items, and more.
 
Reference Library: 
Located at the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum in Room 9 on the 2nd floor (enter through Room 10).  Open on 2nd Thursdays from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm and every Tuesday afternoon from 12:00 noon to 3:30 pm for individual research and discussion. NEW! Our research library will now be open on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays from 12 noon to 3:30 pm in addition to the abovementioned hours starting January 7th, 2023!
 
Program Meetings:
Regular programs are scheduled on the 1st Thursday of every month at 1:30 pm.  Sometimes a guest speaker is featured, sometimes an informal group discussion on a selected topic, sometimes a DVD viewing followed by a group discussion. Some of our meetings are held in person while others are on Zoom only.  Please check individual listings for details. 
 
Field Trips:
Once or twice a year a field trip may be scheduled for those interested in visiting nearby repositories of historical or genealogical interest. 
 
And learning from each other ...