Historic Photograph Collection

Explore Yamhill County History in Photographs!

Yamhill County Historical Society has an extensive photographic collection of over 5000 images of Yamhill County history, mostly pre-1930. Our collection is in the process of being cataloged into a computer database. Many photographs are available for viewing at our research library. We offer copies for personal use, and other uses by permission. We have photos of McMinnville, Newberg, Sheridan, Willamina, Dayton, Amity, Yamhill, Carlton, Dundee and the surrounding rural areas. 

Index to names and subjects cataloged 


YCHS Photo Order Form

If you are looking for more recent photos check the News Register Photo Archive (Yamhill Co. Photos 1936 to present )


Other Sources for Yamhill County Historical Photos

Sheridan Museum of History

Willamina History Museum

Linfield Archives (McMinnville)

George Fox University Archives (Newberg)

Oregon Historical Society


Do you have Yamhill County historical photos? Consider donating them to YCHS. We are looking for pictures of historic Yamhill County buildings, businesses, and events. We also accept identified  historical photos of  Yamhill County people. 






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