Brochures The Bailey HouseHome of Jonathan and Rebecca Bailey, Whittier's first residents. George SalihEngineer who developed an innovative and 2-time winning Indy car engine. Harriet Russell StrongThis amazing woman raised four daughters, patented several inventions and was a successful farmer. Lou Henry HooverThis First Lady, a Stanford educated geologist and a national president of Girl Scouts, spent part of her childhood in Whittier. Museum Brochure (English) Museum Brochure (Spanish) Pio PicoTwo time governor of Mexican California lived at his beloved El Ranchito next to the San Gabriel River. Richard Milhous NixonThe 37th President of the United States grew up in Whittier. Volunteer at the Bailey HouseHelp us share our Victorian gem, the Bailey House, with the community. Volunteer at the MuseumHelp us preserve and interpret the history of Whittier. Registration FormsAmazon SmileHelp support the Whittier Historical Society by shopping with Amazon Smile. Food 4 Less Shopping RewardsHelp support the Whittier Historical Society by shopping at Food 4 Less. Ralphs Shopping RewardsHelp support the Whittier Historical Society by shopping at Ralph's. Veterans' WallHonor your favorite veteran with a place on our wall.