Digital Collections

Monterey History and Art Association Indexes

Noticias del Puerto de Monterey

Noticias del Puerto de Monterey (titled Noticias de Monterey in part of 2005 and 2006), was a quarterly newsletter of Monterey history published from 1957 and until 2009. Almost all issues are available online in PDF, and over 100 have been indexed and are searchable by keyword and by fields.

Peninsula Diary

Historian and Journalist Mayo Hayes O’Donnell (1892-1978) wrote the column “Peninsula Diary” in The Herald from 1949 until 1970. The complete text of over 2,500 columns is available and searchable.

Mayo Hayes O’Donnell Library

MHOD is a non-circulating research library providing an extensive collection of books, photographs, scrap books, and other historical artifacts pertaining to Monterey, Monterey County, and surrounding counties. Many photographs, photo essays, documents, and videos are available on the web for educational viewing only. For information about access to the library and collections, please call 831-747-1027 or submit the contact form.