CaliforniaRoom

@annetkentroom

Archive of Marin County history & culture. An MCFL official Twitter. County of Marin Social Media User Responsibility Guidelines: http://t.co/hOsEb7NTAj

Photos and Videos by @annetkentroom

  • Timeline
  • Gallery

Map showing the San Rafael Canal going past Irwin Street. From the Marin Journal, Jan 2, 1908.

  • 240 days ago via site
  • 163

Renovations under the Administration B̶u̶i̶l̶d̶n̶i̶n̶g̶ Building arch at the Marin County Civic Center.

  • 254 days ago via site
  • 91

California Room Holiday Closures. Tel: 415-473-7419

  • 260 days ago via site
  • 128

1964 Redwood High School yearbook "The Log" featured a tribute to #JFK. #Larkspur #Marin

  • 279 days ago via site
  • 134

1964 San Rafael HS yearbook The Searchlight: tribute to #JFK, inc. poem by Fall Student Body Pres Richard Raznikov

  • 279 days ago via site
  • 123

Pumpkin carving template for Mt. Tamalpais & Muir Woods RR "Crookedest Railroad in the World" http://bit.ly/H6JvgD

  • 312 days ago via site
  • 128

"The Most Unusual Store in the State"--Paul's liquor store & lounge at 1025 4th St, San Rafael, matchbook, c1943

  • 380 days ago via site
  • 134

Reward for arrest of J.E. King, presumed murderer of S.H. Church of Tomales, Marin County http://bit.ly/14NjvQZ

  • 399 days ago via site
  • 84

bar at Muir Inn 1912 (Yep, that's PBR in background). 1st Inn operated June 1908-June 1913 http://ht.ly/ndm1r

  • 402 days ago via site
  • 74

Keeping 4th of July and Mill Valley themes...Kamp Idle Hours at Homestead, waiting for the house to be built c1903

  • 423 days ago via site
  • 68

4th of July at the Blithdale Hotel, a summer resort in Mill Valley, 1888

  • 423 days ago via site
  • 383

4th of July at the Blithdale Hotel, a summer resort in Mill Valley, c1888

  • 423 days ago via site
  • 89

What is this? Give a guess as to what this object in the Anne T. Kent California Room is used for...

  • 470 days ago via site
  • 79

Beautiful roses at the historic Marin Art & Garden Center. Octagon House is home to library + Ross Historical Soc

  • 473 days ago via site
  • 76

"I should have never gone ziplining" 1915 Panama Pac Int'l Exposition. Calif Rm Collection

  • 489 days ago via site
  • 79

Elephant on tight rope (ok, 2 guys in papier-mâché costume) 1915 Panama Pac Int'l Exposition. Calif Rm Collection

  • 497 days ago via site
  • 433

Commemorative postmark for "In the Realm of Ideas" exhibit (1990), Frank Lloyd Wright's Marin County Civic Center

  • 540 days ago via site
  • 73

Snow in Yolanda (part of San Anselmo), January 1913. Anne T. Kent California Room Collection.

  • 569 days ago via site
  • 73

Spire Lighting: To commemorate important dates in the history of the Civic Center, the building's iconic 200-foot golden spire will be illuminated on special nights, with first being January 17th. The spire will be visible according to Wright's original plans, from all over central Marin County and beyond. Image courtesy Sandra Fawn.

  • 588 days ago via site
  • 44

Spire Lighting: To commemorate important dates in the history of the Civic Center, the building's iconic 200-foot golden spire will be illuminated on special nights, with first being January 17th. The spire will be visible according to Wright's original plans, from all over central Marin County and beyond. Image courtesy Sandra Fawn.

  • 588 days ago via site
  • 36