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Brentwood, California   Leave a comment

The Thomas Trail: every contact leaves traces

 

 

 

Brentwood, California

441 N. Rockingham Road, Brentwood, California

Thomas Mann’s Brentwood, California house.

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05 441 N. Rockingham Road, Brentwood_1

Posted May 23, 2015 by Nadar in Thomas Mann

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(1967-1968) Bolinas, California   Leave a comment

The Thomas Trail: every contact leaves traces

 

 

 

(1967-1968) Bolinas, California

In 1966 Thomas McGuane is awarded a Wallace Stegner Fellowship in Creative Writing, at Stanford University.

  • Both Tom and William “Gatz” Hjortsberg are living in Bolinas, California.
  • McGuane and Gatz meet Russell Chatham in Bolinas.
  • McGuane rented a house across the street from Chatham’s friend Rudi Ferris’ parents.
  • Tom first meets Richard Brautigan at a party.

Bolinas 1967-69

Encounter with Yurok Woge   Leave a comment

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Encounter with Yurok Woge

Yurok country

Patrick’s Point

(1976-1977) 187 Bazemore Lane, Trinidad, California

Tom’s hideaway in a small cabin about 40 yards east of Tom’s landlady’s (Maria Von Trapp) main house

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Posted November 10, 2010 by Nadar in Thomas Pynchon

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