Marin County Library Photo Exhibit Illustrates History of San Rafael

Jun 13, 2017

A new exhibit from the Marin County Library pairs illustrations of San Rafael from over 130 years ago with photos of their modern-day counterparts. KRCB’s Tiffany Camhi reports the “Then and Now” photo exhibition reveals the city’s similarities and differences over several generations.

An 1884 brochure touts the many beautiful landscapes and infrastructure of Marin County's San Rafael.
Credit Anne T. Kent California Room, Marin County Free Library

San Rafael Illustrated: Then and Now will be on display at the Marin County Civic Center until September 22. You can find a preview of the exhibit with digitized photos of the 1884 brochure online at the Marin County Library website.