Category Archives: Historic Homes of Petaluma

Brain Teaser with a Historic Twist

Some people enjoy crossword puzzles, Scrabbletm or Sudoku as a way to keep their minds sharp. For me I prefer brain teaser with a historic twist. While working at the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library I’m often scanning microfilm … Continue reading

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Two Homes of Catherine Farley Brown

920 D Street This lovely 1893 Queen Anne Victorian home at 920 D Street, Petaluma, which recently sold for $1,200,000, was built for Catherine Farley Brown. Prior to moving to D Street, Catherine had lived on a large dairy ranch … Continue reading

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