Historic Photos of Sonoma County by Lee Torliatt
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Historic Photos of Sonoma County
By Lee Torliatt

Historic Photos of Sonoma County

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Historic Photos of Sonoma County by Lee Torliatt

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The climate was good, the soil was good, and the people who came to this fertile area on the Pacific Coast of America knew they had found a special place. Native American tribes came first, Europeans and their American descendents followed. With statehood and the Gold Rush, the population swelled. The river led to Petaluma and brought pioneers who settled in the growing cities Sebastopol, Santa Rosa, Sonoma, Healdsburg, Cloverdale, Windsor, and many smaller hamlets. Resilient pioneers rebuilt after the 1906 earthquake and took up the challenges of Prohibition, the Depression, and war. Construction of the Golden Gate Bridge opened the way for expansion. Historic Photos of Sonoma County uses striking illustrations to follow life, government, education, and events in this special place. Rare scenes captured in historic, black-and-white photographs preserve the essence of Sonoma County life from the 1860s to the 1960s.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781596524095
ISBN-10: 159652409X
Format: Hardback
(261mm x 258mm x 25mm)
Pages: 205
Imprint: Turner Publishing Company
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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