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Ira Yaeger & Les Indiens Royal

In studying what art is best to showcase at the Francis House, a prominent Calistoga historic property, we turn to local artists whose work celebrate the indigenous Wappo tribe. I discovered Ira Yaeger online after many hours and late nights of searching. See the man’s extraordinary talent and work here.      

Art, Guest Rooms, History, Personality, Wappo

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1936 is old but the FH is older

The Queen Mary’s maiden voyage was in 1936; that’s a long time ago. That’s also the year my mom was born. But then the Francis House was built in 1886, that’s 50 years before the Queen Mary sailed. I apparently have a deep affinity for things of old. 🙂

History

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