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Title
Fred Vadon : Felice Vadon Winery, Cloverdale
Creator
Vadon, Fred
Contributor
Internet Archive, 300 Funston Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118 (http://archive.org)
Date Created and/or Issued
1993
2012-04-23
Publication Information
Wine Library Associates of Sonoma County
Contributing Institution
Sonoma County Library
Collection
Speaking of Wine: Sonoma County Winemaker Oral Histories
Rights Information
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Description
Interviewed by Joseph Vercelli, Jan. 12, 1981. Transcription, 1993.
Fred Vadon was one of four children of Felice Vadon who had migrated from Mariselles, France in 1891 and settled in Cloverdale, California. Fred was born in San Francisco in 1897. He had the distinction of being educated by spending eight years in the Icaria School south of Cloverdale. Icaria being one of three colonies in Sonoma County at that time. <br>In 1919 upon returning from the First World War, Fred started a bus line having a franchise to operate between Healdsburg and Cloverdale. Upon Repeal of Prohibition Fred joined his father, who had reopened the Vadon Winery in 1933, and remained with him until the winery was sold in 1944. <br>Fred and his wife Ruby, a school teacher, were pillars of the Cloverdale community for many years.
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Type
text
Format
29 p.
application/pdf; application/epub+zip
Identifier
http://archive.org/details/fredvadonfelicev00unse
630398
fredvadonfelicev00unse
ANNEX R 663.200979418 VADON; WL R 663.200979418 VADON
10000643587607 (Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library); 10000642878005 (Sonoma County Wine Library)
fredvadonfelicev00unse.pdf; fredvadonfelicev00unse.epub; fredvadonfelicev00unse.mobi
fredvadonfelicev00audio1981
http://heritage.sonomalibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15763coll14/id/54
Subject
Oral histories (document genres)
Interviews
Histories--Sources
Wine and Winemaking
Vadon, Fred
Felice Vadon Winery (Cloverdale, Calif.)
Vintners
Viticulture
Wine and wine making
Place
Healdsburg, Calif.
United States
California
Sonoma
Cloverdale
Source
Internet Archive; IA_audio
Relation
Wine Library Associates of Sonoma County oral history series
http://www.sonomalibrary.org/history/archive/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=103
Speaking of Wine

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