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Date(s) - 05/08/2024
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Tuolumne County Library Community Room


Have you every wondered how a place got its name?

Tuolumne County Historical society invites you to come Meet Commodore Robert F. Stockton.

Bart Baird will portray Commodore Robert F. Stockton 6 PM Wednesday May 8th 2024 at the Tuolumne County Library Community Meeting Room on Greenley Road.

Born and raised in Stockton, Barts interested began in grammar school as to why the city was named after Commodore Stockton. He will bring to life the legacy, history, events, and people surrounding Stocktons life and that of his ancestors.

In 2022 Bart moved to Sonora after a fifty-five year career at Pre-Peeled Products, Inc. In the mid-1970s, he worked at the CA Department of Fish and Game and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.