How a Coast Miwok Group Is Buying Back a Piece of Their Ancestral Land in Marin
By Matt Dolkas,
Senior Manager, Marketing
September 25, 2023
When Joe Sanchez was 8 years old, his grandmother asked him to make a promise to never forget his California Indian heritage. She was determined to see the culture live on, after watching her brothers deny their Coast Miwok ancestry, a matter of economic survival in early 20th century California.