Historical Collection Information

Girl Scouts Heart of Central California encourages girls to touch, investigate and enjoy the rich heritage of Girl Scouts. The items that make up our historical collection allow you to learn more about the history and development of both our national and local organizations.

Historical Collection
- Open to individuals and troops for tours
- Uniform displays
- Poster displays         
- Decade memorabilia displays
- Girl Scout Doll collection
- Books, records, cassette tapes, VCR tapes, DVD copies

Uniforms (For check out by individuals, service units and troops)
- Display uniforms from 1912 to current (girls & adults)
- Modeling Uniforms from 1950s to 2000s (girls)
- Special Uniforms (a set pre 1950s uniforms for wearing)
- Extra uniforms from the 1960s to 1990s (enough for a troop to wear in parades or events)
- Juliette Gordon Low (replica of her uniform)

Books/Periodicals (for research)
- Level Handbooks and Leader guides
- Song books (enough for troops to check out for song workshops)
- Binder and books on Juliette Low
- Girl Scout Catalogs from 1917 to current 
- Leader Magazines
- American Girl Magazines
- Daisy Magazines
- Camping
- Camping Recipes
- Scrapbooks of camps, day camps, decades of Girl Scouting

Records/Cassette Tapes (for use by troops and service units)
- Folk Dance tapes with instructions
- Song Tapes and song sheets

- Individual collections  (donated items by individuals)
- Service Unit History

Events Information
- Senior Roundups
- Anniversary Events
- Trefoil Guild
- Alumni Association
- Badges-1920s to current

-Council photos of council events, day camps, council camp sites, council camping events
- National photos
- Calendar pictures

Community Display Box
- Items designed to share the history of Girl Scouting at community events, community displays and at Girl Scout events

- Juliette Trunk 1912 to 1920s program for troops: includes program materials, 1912 uniforms
and Golden Eaglet
- Girl Scout Brownie Trunk-1930s program for troops: includes program materials and 1920-1930s uniforms
- 1980s Trunk-1980s program for troops: includes program materials for Brownies and Juniors,
1980s uniforms, 1980s girl handbooks and leaders guides.

Still have questions or want to get involved?

Send an email to program@girlscoutshcc.org