ABOUT MARINA DEL REY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Marina del Rey Historical Society (MdRHS) has been the community’s leading curator of Marina del Rey-related historical photos, slides, documents, newspaper and magazine articles, memorabilia and recorded oral histories. Since its inception in 2007,  MdRHS has...

Why Preserve the History of Marina del Rey?

Despite failed attempts spanning decades, the vision of a developed harbor at Playa del Rey inlet persisted over many decades.  What finally emerged in the early 1960‘s was worth the wait. With a staggering eight miles of crafted waterfront encompassing 400 acres of...

Christine Rohde

CHRISTINE ‘CRIS’ ROHDE    passed away on September 7, losing her battle with cancer. A longtime Marina del Rey resident and community leader, Ms. Rohde served on the board of directors for Marina del Rey’s Holiday Boat Parade, Marina del Rey Historical Society, Santa...

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DINGHY 0086 – December 22, 1967 dinghy_0086_19671222 Copyright...

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DINGHY 0085 – December 8, 1967 dinghy_0085_19671208 Copyright...

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DINGHY 0082 – October 27, 1967 dinghy_0082_19671027 Copyright...

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DINGHY 0081 – October 13, 1967 dinghy_0081_19671013 Copyright...

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DINGHY 0079 – September 15, 1967 dinghy_0079_19670915 Copyright...

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DINGHY 0077 – September 1, 1967 dinghy_0077_19670818 Copyright...