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Buy a Brick!
Support the Eureka Heritage Society in its efforts to ensure a legacy of Humboldt County's history will be forever accesible to the public.
Your contribution will help to restore and preserve both the Annie B. Ryan house on F Street and the gardens where the
Pierce Ryan home stood.

The          Carson Mansion - Eureka, California

The Carson Mansion
Click on the above image for a larger color photo and more information on Eureka's best known building.

The Story of the Annie B Ryan House.
(A Brief History)

Click on the link to open a PDF filled with historical data abut the new home of the Eureka Heritage Society.



Public Meetings and other issues related to
Historic Preservation.

All Eureka City Council agendas, plus those of the Boards, Commissions and Committees are now on the City of Eureka Web Site:



Year of the Window,
The Heritage Society’s Year of the Window was, and continues to be, an educational campaign to encourage owners of historical structures to repair and maintain their original windows.
More information can be found at the website Preservation Nation,
the online magazine of the National Trust for Historic Preservation and at the Preservation Trades Network.

The latest window restoration information is constantly changing, so try searching these sites with the keywords "preserve windows".

Additional local and national links are here.

National Trust for Historic Preservation
National source for preservation information.

Welcome to the Eureka Heritage Society's
Home Page

The Eureka Heritage Society will provide leadership, education, and advocacy to preserve and enhance Eureka's irreplaceable historic structures and neighborhoods so as to ensure a legacy for future generations.

Society Goals:


Home Tour 2016 info!

Current Events are HERE:

The Heritage Herald
Newsletter of the Society
Winter - Spring 2017
Here in PDF Format

Fall 2016
Here in PDF Format

Summer 2016
Here in PDF Format

Spring 2016
Here in PDF format,

Our Periodicals include Architectural Legacy edited by Kathy Dillon and the Society's own Heritage Herald.
All past copies may be found on the Publications Page of this website and links to the most recent editions
are found below:

Architectural Legacy
"The 1920's"
Issue 13 - Spring 2013
A publication of the Eureka Heritage Society
Here in wide (2 page) PDF Format:

The Newsletter of the Eureka Heritage Society

The Heritage Herald
Winter - Spring 2017

green book The Green Book
In 1987, The Society published the outstanding document,

"Eureka, An Architectural View".

Also known as The Green Book, it contains photographs of 1200 homes and is considered one of the finest collection of details on historic homes ever published. A limited number of these books still exist and can be purchased directly from The Eureka Heritage Society. - For a more detailed description of the Green Book and ordering information, please click here.

The Eureka Heritage Society is interested in updating and making corrections to the Survey Files. Forms A and B are available on the EHS web site and in the Humboldt Room of the County Library. The forms need to be returned to:
the Eureka Heritage Society at: PO Box 1354 Eureka, California 95502