Through Thick & Thin

28 Jan 2010 through 6 Jun 2010

Main Gallery

Steeped in Yankee tradition and progressive social values, larger‐than‐life sisters Sarah Winchester and Isabelle Merriman were ahead of their time.

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Anna Knapp Fitz

26 Jun 2008 through 9 Nov 2008

Main Gallery

Primarily self-taught, this 74-year Los Altos resident called herself a primitive artist. Annie Fitz recorded historical scenes, people, and familiar local locations in her desire to record history and educate children as to 'the way it was'.

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Lucile and David Packard

17 Jan 2008 through 22 Jun 2008

Main Gallery

Communities must be better for our presence." David Packard

This exhibit looks beyond the public life of Dave and Lucile Packard - beyond their literally world-changing philanthropy, beyond their huge company which began life in a tiny garage and beyond the ground-breaking “HP Way” – the incredibly productive and personally rewarding management style.

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Wallace Stegner

6 Jan 2005 through 12 Jun 2005

Main Gallery

An expansive retrospective on the life and influence of a true Western hero, the exhibit chronicles the life achievements of this local literary legend.

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Backyard Politics

11 Aug 2016 through 6 Nov 2016

J. Gilbert Smith House

Politics is more than just elections; it’s also about community engagement. Find out how political issues have played out on a local level.

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Tintype Photography

30 Jul 2015 through 29 Feb 2016

J. Gilbert Smith House

Tied to past exhibit, Reflect + Create: Where Art & History Intersect, this vintage tintype photography exhibit is based upon results from a workshop led by Emmy Award-winning instructor, Russell Brown of Adobe Systems.

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