Pictured: Vallejo’s first hospital, located at the northeast corner of Virginia Street and Sonoma Boulevard, was established by Dr. James Hogan around 1907. It was replaced by a new hospital on Tennessee Street in 1921.
Photo courtesy of Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum
Grace Lavinia (Logan) Patterson (1909-1990), a native of Esparto, Yolo County, was hired as Vallejo’s first African-American school teacher. She taught for 25 years. An elementary school was named in her honor in 1989. Photo courtesy of Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum.
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