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Local History Collection

Explore Henderson's Past

Local History Collection

The Local History Collection at Henderson Libraries includes over 15,000 photographs, scrapbooks, documents, and more donated by Henderson families and organizations detailing Henderson's rich history. Almost all the items are available to view online in the Henderson Digital Archives
The physical archives are located at the Paseo Verde Library, and are accessible by appointment only. Email to make an appointment -

Local History Collection Mission

The purpose of the Local History Collection is to preserve the history of Henderson, Nevada and provide access of historical materials to residents, students, and scholars. Henderson Libraries seeks to provide materials that increase  knowledge about family histories, social, physical, economic, and cultural heritage of Henderson.

Henderson Community

You can donate materials to the Local History Collection, use our scanning services, and find out more information about what Henderson Libraries has to offer on Local History at the Community Resources and Research page!
Henderson Libraries has started a web archive that includes websites important to the Henderson community. Click here to learn more about the Community Web Archive
 Questions? Check out our FAQs or email us at