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    • Wright & Kimbrough Tract 33

    • 1923
    • Shown is a 1923 promotional pamphlet and map of Wright and Kimbrough's Tract 33 in what was a burgeoning East Sacramento. It was roughly bordered by Forty-Fourth Street to the west, F and H streets to the south, Forty-Eighth Street to the north and...
    • EC-BUS-b06f01i05
    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • November 20, 1909
    • Sacramento Weekly & Alta California was published Saturdays from October 16, 1909 to July 29, 1911 by the Sacramento Weekly and Alta Publishing Co. Managing Editor Evander B. Willis was a high-ranking member of the Masonic Order with newspaper...
    • Rose Leaves, 1923

    • 1923-01-01
    • Centered at the junction of the California Central rails and the Central Pacific Railway and named for the abundant wildflowers in the area, the town of Roseville formed a school district in 1869 but had no schoolhouse of its own until 1872. A...
    • Anybody's Magazine Vol.1 No.4

    • August 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...
    • The Elk 1915

    • 1915-01-01
    • Growing children with no available outlet for further education was incentive enough for sixteen elementary school districts to establish California’s first union high school in Elk Grove. The initial building was housed in what is now Old Town...
    • Frank J. Ochsner

    • 1939
    • This 1939 billhead shows hardwood floor work that had been done by Frank J. Ochsner at Land Park's 2780 Marty Way. Ochsner served as a carpenter until the year this bill was issued, at which time he joined the Sacramento Police Department.
    • EC-BUS-b02f02i01
    • The Home Designer

    • June 1925
    • Shown above is a Sacramento-focused issue of The Home Designer. Established by architect Walter W. Dixon (1884-1953) and German-born builder R.C. Hillen (1883-1955) in June 1921, the Oakland-based, monthly publication sought to increase the...
    • Greenback Notes, 1928

    • 1928-01-01
    • San Juan Union High School is located at 7551 Greenback Lane in Citrus Heights, California. Founded in 1913, it stands as Sacramento County’s second oldest high school behind that of Sacramento High School, established in 1856. The school’s...
    • Sacramento Laundry

    • 1915
    • The circa 1915 billhead represents a transaction at the Sacramento Laundry. It was operated by James Chiorini, an immigrant who left left Italy when he was seven years old.
    • EC-BUS-b01f09i03
    • California National Bank

    • 1909
    • Shown is a 1909 check written with the backing of the California National Bank, located at the northwest corner of Fourth and J streets. The check is made out to the founder and namesake of Carmichael, California, Daniel W. Carmichael.
    • EC-BUS-b01f05i04
    • The Review, 1917

    • 1917-01-01
    • 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 school...
    • The Fort Sutter National Bank

    • 1905
    • This ornate circa 1905 strip of checks represents the Fort Sutter National Bank, located at 630 J Street. Rendered to the left of each check is the fort's Central Building, which stood alone until the spot's full restoration in 1891/92.
    • EC-BUS-b01f05i03


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