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    • John Holst School Fifth Grade Class Portraits

    • 1971
    • Class picture made up of the small individual portraits of the fifth grade at John Holst School. Taken during the 1971-72 school year, the first four portraits are of the principal and the three teachers.
    • 2183
    • Anybody's Magazine Vol.1 No.3

    • July 1906
    • Anybody’s Magazine (also referenced in the publication is Sacramento Home Monthly) was a short lived monthly publication, created in Sacramento, California. It charged readers $1.00 a year for a subscription, with single copies running for 10...
    • Picking Tomatoes for Bercut-Richards Packing Company

    • 1942
    • Photograph of a woman and man posed with picked tomatoes and the pretense of being the laborers. One of a group of professional promotional photographs contracted by the Bercut-Richards Packing Company, this shot captures an image of a real field...
    • 1300
    • Jefferson Elementary School

    • 1928
    • This 1928 photograph captures a class of students from Jefferson Elementary School, located at 1615 N Street. The twenty-eight students are posed outside the school with their teacher. Built in 1923, the structure became the central administrative...
    • 1252
    • Marshall School Fashion Show

    • 1922
    • This June 1922 photograph shows a giddy group of seventh grade girls modelling of their self-made garb at Marshall School at Twenty-Eighth and G Streets. They were directed in preparation by the schools sewing instructor, Ms. Mercedes McGinnis. ...
    • 1067a
    • Marshall School Fashion Show

    • 1922
    • Seventh-grade girls from Marshall School, at Twenty-Eighth and G Streets, take a moment from a fashion show to pose for this June 1922 photograph. The show was an annual event that enabled pupils to show off products from their sewing class. In...
    • 1067b
    • Sutter's Fort, Hay Press

    • 1950
    • In this circa 1950 photograph, a vintage hay press is displayed against southern end of the central building at Sutter's Fort. A suited gentleman stands next to the device and an identifying label has been attached to the device for...
    • 1334a
    • 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
    • Credit Women’s Breakfast Club

    • 1947
    • Pictured on July 15, 1947, is a meeting of the Sacramento Credit Women’s Breakfast Club. Members sit at a u-shaped banquet table, looking toward the camera. Born out of a desire for credit office workers to organize and socialize, the Sacramento...
    • 1005
    • Sacramento High School Football Team with Cheerleaders

    • 1929
    • This photograph, taken on September 6, 1929, shows the Sacramento High School football team and cheerleaders. The memorable 1929 season saw the Dragons capture the California Interscholastic championship for both Central and Northern California,...
    • 1232
    • Graduation class - Mary J. Watson Grammar School, 1912

    • 1912
    • This 1912 photograph shows the graduating class at Mary J. Watson Grammar School, located at Fifteenth and J streets. In the first row are Gordon Lilly, Harold A. Wulff, Foris McCullough; second row are Bernard Henry, Helen Best, Claire Pierson...
    • 1238
    • Bret Harte Elementary School

    • 1945
    • This photograph of 47 Bret Harte students also includes two teachers and represents more than one classroom. It was taken in 1945 at the 3250 Franklin Boulevard location.
    • 1248
    • 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
    • Central Pacific Railroad Locomotive “A.A. Sargent”

    • 1865
    • Taken in 1865, this photograph shows the Central Pacific Railroad locomotive “A. A. Sargent,” also known as number seven, at the foot of J Street, facing east from Front Street. The locomotive’s namesake, Aaron Augustus Sargent, served as United...
    • 2475
    • Sacramento Riding Club

    • 1926
    • This 1926 photograph shows founding members of the Sacramento Riding Club, posing upon their horses just after a Sunday "breakfast ride" at the Atlasta Ranch, located in the Del Paso area of Sacramento County. Pictured are E.C. Porter, H. Hordorn,...
    • 1941
    • 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
    • Mason's Steam Laundry

    • 1893
    • This circa 1893 photograph captures the staff of Mason’s Steam Laundry as they pose before the business’s complex at Twelfth and D Streets. The engines driving the business’s growth were native-German Fred Mason and his wife Caroline, a native of...
    • 411
    • Rodeo

    • 1930
    • A photograph of a cowboy riding a bull in a competition held at the California State Fair. Wearing number five, the unidentified contestant seems to be connected to the animal by his right hand only but gamely hangs on to his hat. A crowd of men in...
    • 1642


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