The Floyd Russel Family History Room

Bolinas Stinson School: From the Beginning

January 25 - June 1, 2014 / Curated by Elia Haworth

By 1862 a school for fifty-seven students was established in Dogtown, Bolinas, the largest population center in Coastal Marin. However, it was not the first local school! This exhibition features many of the surprising stories from decades of Bolinas school history.



Bolinas School 1927. Bolinas Museum Archives 1982.003.0012

Photo: Donated by Lydia Smith. She came to Bolinas to teach in this school in 1927.

Exhibition covers 1850s to 2010