Category Archives: 1930-1939

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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Sonoma County Hospital Celebrates Its 75th Anniversary

The Sonoma County Hospital was designed by Santa Rosa architect, John I. Easterly (1885-1974) in the Spanish Colonial Revival style. Construction began in 1936 and the hospital was completed and dedicated on April 24, 1937. The cost was approximately $300,000 … Continue reading

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