• The Point Reyes Beach as viewed from the Point Reyes Headlands

    Point Reyes

    National Seashore California

Art Collection

Etchings, drawings and paintings are collected to illustrate pre-photography eras of human activity of the Coast Miwok, early European exploration, the Spanish and Mexican, and early California eras.

PORE 537 Julian Rix Painting Art

Did You Know?

California red-legged frog

So many California red-legged frogs were caught for consumption in the late 1800's that their numbers declined throughout California. So bullfrogs were imported from the east to help meet the demand. But bullfrogs are voracious predators and helped drive the red-legged frog population lower yet. More...