Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi

Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi

Last summer NCHS received a huge donation of thousands of negatives from the Napa Valley Register spanning the 1960s-2000s. We are still in the arduous process of sorting through the negatives, but we have uncovered some very cool gems. The negatives below were taken...
Snow Days

Snow Days

It may be chilly this winter, but the jury is still out as to whether or not the temperature will dip low enough to get snow down on the valley floor. Napans of the past, however, got their fair share of white winters… Boys playing in the snow, January 1898....
#Movember

#Movember

For Movember, NCHS poured through our collections of historic photography to pull together a veritable cornucopia of awesome ‘staches. Check out the gallery below to see how men in Napa’s olden times styled their flavor savers, lip luggages, and nose...
Wine, Dine, and Trivia

Wine, Dine, and Trivia

Last night NCHS hosted our second Winemakers Dinner at Napkins Bar & Grill, featuring four exquisite wines from Buoncristiani Family Winery. Besides all the wine tasting, delicious foods, and good times, we played a hearty game of “Stump the...