15th annual Fiesta Day Parade, held on Sunday, August 29, 1948 honored the forthcoming feast day of the archangel Raphael, for whom the City of San Rafael was named.
The massive Victorian structure’s life came to an end inside of two hours.
Being dropped into the bay was but a hiccup in the illustrious career of Engine No. 112.
The Northwestern Pacific Railroad lasted until 1930; now California’s Highway 1 travels much the same route
The city's erstwhile Marin Golf and Country Club is survived today by a yacht club and a neighborhood.
Few historians doubt that the explorer put ashore in Marin, but where?
An old photo opens up a cache of memories.
A six-mile water pipeline, laid in the 1920s, helped to shape Marin County.
This 76-year-old building, built in less than four months, is still standing and active as ever.
This horse spent 28 years on the Tiburon pasture that now bears his name.
Even though this landmark has had only a few owners in 127 years, it’s got a colorful history.
Now over 100 years old, this Tam Junction landmark building has colorful stories to tell.
Campaign underway to bring home the last surviving full-size piece of the Mount Tamalpais Scenic Railway.
How the Point Reyes National Seashore came to be.
The first cross-country U.S. sporting event organized just for women.
With few changes, the Thursday Musical Club enters its second century.
Could the three escaped convicts have made it to shore?
In 1995, the largest fire in Marin's history ravaged Point Reyes National Seashore.
4-H Clubs were active in Marin then and now. The same holds true for UC Cooperative Extension’s Farm Advisor.
At Marinship, it took just over two months to construct this 524-foot tanker that carried 120,400 barrels of oil to the South Pacific.
A president’s not-so-secret secret mission included visits to Novato’s Hamilton Army Airfield and downtown San Rafael.
What a difference a hundred years makes.
In the mid-1950s, Richardson Bay was set to contain 2,000 homes and a marina.
Two days of rock music on the mountain.
For more than 25 years, couples danced at the Redwood Bowl’s outdoor music event.
Although not much has changed physically in San Geronimo, its residents have had plenty of societal impact.
A tragedy on the bay in the dark of night.
Three dozen Kaydets buzz the nascent Golden Gate Bridge
After 45 years of silence, there are signs of life at the Novato Theater.
A storm left Mount Tamalpais in snow and Belvedere battered but with prospects of better things to come.