INTERVIEW: John Sheehy, Author of the Book “One a River Winding Home”

The Petaluma Turning Basin, est. 1921. Photo courtesy of John Sheehy.

 

Author of the book “On a River Winding Home” that came out last November, John Sheehy, talks about the history of the Irish people migrating to the Sonoma County region, the people who were instrumental in helping make this possible in the region, and the agricultural boom that was created with the proliferation of farming: