Twentynine Palms Historical Society
29 Palms, California

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Jackrabbit Homesteads - Ever wonder about all those littel shacks around our desert? You can learn about them from this website. Here you'll find a web-based multimedia presentation featuring a downloadable car audio tour exploring the cultural legacy of the Small Tract Act in Southern California's Morongo Basin region.

The Harvey Girls: Opportunity Bound is a new documentary film that explores how starting in the 1880's, over 100,000 brave young women, Harvey Girls as they were called, made an unusual decision to leave home and travel west to work as waitresses along the transcontinental railroad opening the doors of both the West and the workplace to women.

An Oasis of Murals - Take a Cyber Tour of the murals of 29 Palms. Then see the maquettes when you visit our museum.

29 Palms Art Gallery - Just a block away from us, the Art Gallery is a must see for anyone visiting 29 Palms.

Sky's the Limit - Sky's the Limit is a non-profit organization seeking to build an observatory and nature center immediately adjacent to Joshua Tree National Park, in neighboring Twentynine Palms, California for the purpose of engaging and educating the public in the fields of astronomy and environmental science.

Twentynine Palms Public Cemetery - The Twentynine Palms Public Cemetery is the resting place of many of Twentnine Palms early pioneers. This site has a listing of all burials in the cemetery.

Twentynine Palms Convention and Visitors Bureau - Information about and links to art & cultural events in Twentynine Palms.

Morongo Basin Historical Society - To collect, preserve, publish and exhibit the history of the Morongo Basin.  Share the rich heritage of the  Morongo Basin with all the communities within and surrounding it.   A great resource for researching or discovering the history of the Morongo Basin (29 Palms, Joshua Tree, Yucca Valley, Morongo Valley, Pioneertown and Landers).

29 Palms Website - The Official Website for the city of 29 Palms, California

Joshua Tree National Park - Official website of our backyard National Park.

National Park Service History - Lots of publications about our National Parks. Scroll down to Joshua Tree NP for those about our park.

Desert Institute at Joshua Tree National Park - The Desert Institute is the adult educational program offered by the Joshua Tree National Park Association (JTNPA) in partnership with Joshua Tree National Park.

Joshua Tree National Park Association - Joshua Tree National Park Association is a non-profit organization working to educate the public on the wonderment of the desert through research and preservation. Website has translations in eight different languages.

Desert Magazine Archives - Copies of Randall Henderson's Desert Magazine 1937-1985 in pdf format.

Morongo Basin Horsemen's Association - The M.B.H.A. is based in California's Morongo Basin, serving the communities of Morongo Valley, Yucca Valley, Joshua Tree, and 29 Palms; as well as the neighboring communities of Desert Hot Springs and Palm Springs.

Twentynine Palms Resort - A Friendly Oasis in Southern California's High Desert! Campsites accommodate all types of RVs, also available fully equipped one-bedroom cottages and sites for tent campers.

Digital Desert - A wonderful resource site full of virtual tours and websites of many wonderful areas in the Mojave Desert. Everything from Joshua Tree National Park to the historic Route 66 are included here.

Time Traveler - Due to the efforts of former Vice President Jeff Ohlfs your Society participates in Time Travelers, a program of the Missouri Historical Society which allows participating organizations to receive benefits when visiting other member museums throughout the United States by using your Historical Society membership card.

Basin Wide Foundation - Partnering with the Morongo Basin Communities and investing in our quality of life.

The Glass Outhouse Art Gallery - Facebook page for a unique art gallery just east of 29 Palms.

Tower Homestead Guest Ranch - Originally Herb and Lilly Tower's homestead, now a really cool place to relax and escape from the City.

29 Palms Inn - The historic 29 Palms Inn is a great place to stay, eat or just look around. Right across the street from our museum.

American Local History Network for the San Bernardino County - A web page devoted to the history of San Bernardino County, California.

4 Sports N' More - Team Uniforms, Sporting Goods, Trophies, Plaques, Medals, Gift Ideas, Printables, Lettermen Jackets, Cheerleading Uniforms, Hats, Caps, Beanies, Bowling Shirts, Screen Printing, Embroidery, Sublimation, Engraving, Custom Cut Vinyls, Printed Vinyls, and much more.

Mojave Desert Heritage & Cultural Association (Goffs Schoolhouse) - The Mojave Desert Heritage & Cultural Association operates a museum in the old schoolhouse at Goffs, California which, along with a library and archives, is part of their regional research center.

Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce - Loads of good information about our community.

The Desert Trail - Twentynine Palms' local newspaper. First published by William J. "Bill" Underhill on April 18, 1935.

Z107.7 FM - Community Radio - KCDZ-FM, Twentynine Palms & Joshua Tree, CA

First Class Miners, Inc - Loads of good information about placer mining, both past and present.

Local Author - Mari Collier - Mari is a local author and very active member of our Society.

The Sun Runner - An informative local arts and entertainment magazine based in 29 Palms.

Step-by-Step Guide to Oral History - An excellent how-to guide to oral history.

Lucerne Valley History - History of Lucerne Valley and information about nearby points of interest, written by current and past residents

KX96 Radio - KXCM-FM, Twentynine Palms, CA - Country Music

KQ92 Radio - KQCM-FM, Twentynine Palms, CA - Hit Music

Conference of California Historical Societies - CCHS helps historians, and others who are interested in history, to connect and share information -- joining efforts to preserve records, artifacts, sites, and buildings.

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