WELCOME

 

The Benicia Historical society began in 1973.  The purpose of the society is to bring together people interested in the history of Benicia and California.  The society works to preserve the history and heritage of our city for future generations.  Our goal is to enhance historic Benicia through education, communication and community involvement.

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April 16, 2015

The Ships Named USS Benicia”

Presentation By

Jim Kern
Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum

Benicia Historical Society has arranged a presentation by Jim Kern of the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum.  Jim will tell the fascinating story of the various ships that were named after our great city Benicia!  There will be time for questions and answers during and after Jim’s presentation.

Jim Kern has been with the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum since 1988, first as Curator and then, since 1990, as Executive Director.

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Unfortunately our 2015 Annual Home Tour has been cancelled!

 

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    ABOUT US

    The Benicia Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1973.


    P.O. Box 2393
    Benicia, CA 94510

    www.BeniciaHistoricalSociety.org
    EMAIL:
    info@BeniciaHistoricalSociety.org

    BHS BOARD

    PRESIDENT
    Bonnie Silveria
    VICE-PRESIDENT
    Jerry Hayes
    RECORDING SECRETARY
    Jerry Hayes
    CORRESPONDING SECRETARY
    Yolanda Wallace
    HISTORIAN
    Greg Tilles
    TREASURER
    Kathy Griffin
    DIRECTORS
    Alex Clarke
    Sue Hayes
    David Hyde
    Larry J. Miller
    Belinda Smith
    Wallace Stephens
    PAST PRESIDENT
    Kerry K. Carney, DDS