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Our Research Resources

The Redmond Historical Society has an extensive collection of historical documents, pictures and artifacts for public, business and government use. We also manage a large digital archive for the public's use.


For assistance with research, please contact


Do you have an item that might be of consideration for our collection? Contact our office at to learn more about our donation process.

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An Overview of Redmond's History

Read about Redmond's first 100 years.

The Provan home in 1908


Check out our Digital Archives, and our searchable archive of the Sammamish Valley News. You can also view inventories of oral histories, yearbooks, and obituaries in our collection. 


Lean how to discovery the history of your home! This page lists resources you can use to find maps, photos, and other items to assist in your research.

The Cotterrills at their ranch house
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Derby Days History

Derby Days has been celebrated in Redmond since 1939.  Read our list of articles on Derby Days, and download our helpful Derby Days timeline.

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