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When hippies thwarted bulldozer blades - Sausalito from the Chronicle archives
Sausalito, San Francisco's laid-back neighbor just across the Golden Gate Bridge, has a rich history. From Portuguese boat builders to the houseboats of today, the small city has been home to many interesting characters. But our favorite was "Buddha."
The relocation of San Domenico School for Girls, from the Dominican campus in San Rafael, Calif.to the new location in Sleepy Hollow, December 11, 1965 Antique fire engines, vintage cars, and horse-drawn buggies participated in the parade,The Lower School and the Upper School students and their teachers moved from the Dominican College campus, to their present campus in Sleepy Hollow _ Marin County Free Library
VIGNETTE > El Paseo – Mill Valley Historical Society
This is where "Old Uncle Gaylords Ice Cream Parlor' was. I worked there for 1 1/2 years. I took Robin Williamshift over. The first 'boutique" gourmet ice cream (before Hagan Daz was on the market) The jukebox had Coltrane "Blue Train" 45' in it. (I wish this my history, but it's the previous pinner's. Wasn't there a toy store there in the 1960's ?)
San Francisco Bay Ark - San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park (U.S. National Park Service)
e San Francisco Bay Ark is a wooden houseboat, 44 feet long, 25 feet wide, with a rounded, barge-like bottom and a two-foot draft. The builder and date are unknown, but it was probably constructed between 1890 and 1900. This ark is typical of the ark common around the turn of the last century in the San Francisco Bay and was mostly berthed in a cove near Belvedere, CA.