City of Riverside California
Mission of the Journal of the Riverside Historical Society
– To publish carefully researched and documented articles of broad popular appeal relating to Riverside personalities, events, and institutions of the past.
– To publish personal accounts by witnesses of or participants in significant past events. These are to be derived both from manuscripts and from planned oral history interviews.
– To encourage both established and new historians to research and publish articles on previously unexplored aspects of Riverside’s history.
– To foster among Riverside’s newer residents a lively interest in Riverside’s history and an active concern for Riverside’s historic resources.
– To increase participation in Riverside Historical Society membership and activities among the publication’s readers.
Historical Society Board