Writings

I’ve a passion for history, especially local history, although I’ve also discovered fascinating worlds through the family histories of my clients whose ancestors have come from far and wide.

SAN RAFAEL PATCH

Traces of Old San Rafael
Monthly column on people, places and events in San Rafael’s history.

MARIN INDEPENDENT JOURNAL

Seeds Hold the Miracle of Life, August 22, 2009

Demonstration Gardens at Fair Inform, Entertain, June 26, 2009

Olompali Park Celebrates Heritage, Rehabilitates Gardens, May 15, 2009

Coaxing Wisteria to Bloom Takes Patience, October 10, 2008

Specialty Nurseries in Marin, April 12, 2008

Healing Gardens, June 30, 2007

Up On a Roof, May 19, 2007

The Life of Plants and Moon Cycles, Dec. 2, 2006

Magnolias Thrive in Marin, July 2, 2006

MILL VALLEY HERALD

Sam Newsom, the Man Behind the Painting, August 10, 2004

 

ORAL HISTORY REVIEW

Hooked on Oral History, June, 2002

MARIN WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME

Biographical Sketches

Beth Ashley
Margie Belrose
Patty Garbarino
Felecia Gaston

TURNING MEMORIES INTO MEMORIES

Poppa’s Song, Soleil Press, 2006

ANNE T. KENT CALIFORNIA ROOM
MARIN COUNTY LIBRARY

Oral History Narratives:

Fritz Barkan
Helen Thompson Dreyfus
Russell David Keil