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Mill Valley in Marin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Outdoor Art Club

 
 
Outdoor Art Club Marker image. Click for full size.
March 27, 2017
1. Outdoor Art Club Marker
Inscription. The Outdoor Art Club was designed in 1904 by Bernard Maybeck; internationally known American architect. Particularly notable for its unusual roof truss system, the building exemplifies Maybeck's creative use of natural materials. The Club, founded in 1902 by 35 Mill Valley women, is dedicated to preserving the area's natural environment.
 
Erected 1979 by California Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Outdoor Art Club. (Marker Number CHL 922.)
 
Location. 37° 54.406′ N, 122° 32.794′ W. Marker is in Mill Valley, California, in Marin County. Marker can be reached from West Blithedale Avenue near Throckmorton Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 West Blithedale Avenue, Mill Valley CA 94941, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grist Mill Stones (within shouting distance of this marker); Mill Valley Railroad Depot (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reed's Mill (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Reed's Saw Mill (approx. 1 miles away); Fall in Muir Woods
Outdoor Art Club and Marker image. Click for full size.
March 27, 2017
2. Outdoor Art Club and Marker
(approx. 1.7 miles away); Preserving the Forest Primeval (approx. 1.7 miles away); Redwoods and Their Relatives (approx. 1.7 miles away); Green Brae Brick Kiln (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mill Valley.
 
More about this marker. This marker is on the grounds of the Outdoor Art Club.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicNotable Buildings
 
Outdoor Art Club, interior image. Click for full size.
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3. Outdoor Art Club, interior
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 2, 2017. This page has been viewed 78 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 2, 2017.
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