Our Archives and Special Collections tell the story of Folsom through documents, photos, artifacts, and more. 


Folsom History archives & research desk are open Tuesdays through Friday by appointment only at the Folsom History Museum. Please fill out the form below and one of our researchers will be in touch with you shortly. Please be as detailed as possible to allow for the best possible search results. 


A research request form must be completed prior to making an appointment.

Research Desk Fees: 

$0.25 per copy (B&W), $1 per color copy
$2.00 minimum for mailing material
Additional charges may apply at up to $15/hour

More information and downloadable form below:


Publication, distribution, exhibition, or reproduction of images (print, electronic, online, or other media) is strictly prohibited without prior written permission from the Folsom Historical Society. To place an image request and/or to obtain permission for publication, please download and complete the Photo Request and Permission for Publication Form (below) and submit it to the Collections Manager ( Please allow at least two (2) weeks for the request to be fulfilled. Expedited processing will require an additional fee.

After a request has been submitted and permission granted, expect to send Folsom Historical Society a signed form and completed invoice payment before photos are released.