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    • Max and Nadine Dimick

    • 1999
    • This June 1999 image shows Dr. Max L. Dimick and his wife Nadine, standing before the Arden-Dimick Branch of the Sacramento Public Library, located at 891 Watt Avenue. The Dimicks’ generous donation of 800,000 dollars, in November 1997, was...
    • PH-SPL-ARD-1-1
    • "Marketing Exceptionalk (sic) Residences Exceptionally Well"

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 postcard promotes the Lyon Real Estate Company. Founded in 1946 by William L. Lyon, the business, at the time this photograph was taken, was the largest real estate brokerage in the capital region. Pictured, left to right, are...
    • BBSAC768
    • The Dimick Family

    • 1998
    • Shown in 1998 is the Dimick Family, attending groundbreaking ceremonies for the 3,000-square-foot expansion of the branch. The Dimicks donated 800,000 dollars to make the project possible. Sitting, left to right, are Daniel Dimick, his father Max...
    • PH-SPL-ARD-1-6
    • Arden-Dimick Branch Expansion Groundbreaking

    • 1998
    • Several area dignitaries are, shown in 1998, breaking ground on the 3,000-square-foot expansion of the Arden-Dimick Branch of the Sacramento County Library, located at 891 Watt Avenue. Notables are are (in blue dress) librarian and planner Lois...
    • PH-SPL-ARD-1-5
    • Christmas Portrait at Fruitridge Branch

    • December 1970
    • This December 1970 photograph shows, left to right, Simmie Goldsmith, Emily Islas, and librarian Audrey Bryant. Bryant, a native of Chicago, came to Sacramento in 1942, serving as a visiting librarian and the Fruitridge Branch’s (4020...
    • PH-SPL-FRU-1-38
    • Neubourg and Lages Company

    • 1880
    • This circa 1880 postcard shows the Neubourg and Lages milling and malting business, also known as the Star Mills and Malt House, located on the west side of Fifth Street, between J and K Streets. Founded in 1866, by Christopher Lages and Leonard...
    • BBSAC172
    • Georgiana School, Sacramento County

    • 1890
    • Shown in circa 1890 is the Georgiana School. The Georgiana School District was formed in 1866, with the school house standing along the Sacramento River, halfway between Isleton and Walnut Grove. At around the time this images was captured, between...
    • BBSAC667
    • Dorothy Drake at Main Branch

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows (center) Sacramento City Library director Dorothy Drake at the City Library’s main branch, located at 828 I Street. To the left is Delta Nu Alpha’s K.E. Hagemann. Also pictured in the Delta Nu Alpha’s D.W....
    • PH-SPL-CEN-3-11
    • Library Breakfast

    • 1963
    • This October 3, 1963, photograph captures the gaiety of the pre-Germany trip party for Sacramento City Library director Dorothy Drake (second from left). Left to right, are Marilyn Manning, Drake, Ms. May Drake, and George Ladd. The event was held...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-3-13
    • Sacramento City Library Staff

    • 1963
    • This September 1963 photograph shows librarians Rose Guerra (left) and Joanne Scanlon-Rudolf at a wedding shower for the latter. The event was held at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library. Scanlon-Rudolf was married on September 28, 1963.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-3-14
    • The Review, 1932

    • 1932-01-01
    • Sacramento High School is located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street in Sacramento, California. Founded just one week after San Francisco’s Lowell High School opened its doors in mid-August 1856, “Sac High” has matured into the second oldest high...
    • Staffers at Main Branch

    • 1963
    • Shown in 1963 are three staff members of the Sacramento City Library: left to right are Mrs. Lucile Holland, library director Dorothy Drake and clerk Bonnie Crell. The main branch was located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-1
    • Hiram P. Albert Photograph Album

    • 1918-1948
    • This photographic album is from the Betty Jane Powell family papers (MC 25). Created, arranged, and annotated by Powell’s uncle, Hiram Paul Albert, it provides a panoramic window into both the life of Albert and the transformation of Sacramento...
    • MC 25 Box 2/5
    • Library Staffer

    • 1964
    • Shown in 1964 is library worker Terry Miller. The photograph was taken at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-8-2
    • Irma Grimshaw Retirement

    • 1964
    • Pictured in December 1964 is the retirement party of librarian Irma Grimshaw held at the main branch of the Sacramento Public Library, located at 828 I Street. Left to right are Grimshaw, clerks Muriel Wolleson and Rose Guerra, and librarian...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-12
    • Greetings from Sacramento - Black and White

    • 1910
    • This circa 1910 postcard provides a charming welcome to Sacramento, providing a window into the city's finest sights including its buildings and citizens. The entry reads as follows: "Dear Flora, I haven't heard from you in a long while, hope you...
    • BBSAC738
    • Irma Grimshaw Retirement

    • 1964
    • This December 1964 photograph shows, left to right, librarian Patricia Ladd, library director Dorothy Drake, librarian Irma Grimshaw, and librarian Dorothy Simpson. The picture, captured at Grimshaw’s retirement party, was taken at the main...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-16


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