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  1. a city in W California, N of San Francisco.
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Examples from the Web for petaluma

Historical Examples

  • Coming through Petaluma our host told us that we were in "Henville."

    Across the Continent by the Lincoln Highway

    Effie Price Gladding

  • This is not inconsistent with the excellent results obtained at Petaluma.

    The Dollar Hen

    Milo M. Hastings

  • To-day there are in the Petaluma region close to one million hens.

    The Dollar Hen

    Milo M. Hastings

  • The price of chicks at the Petaluma hatcheries is from six to eight cents each.

    The Dollar Hen

    Milo M. Hastings

  • At Petaluma we rested over while King was returned to the ranch and Prince sent to us.

    The Human Drift

    Jack London