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    • Store News Weinstock-Lubin & Co.

    • July 30, 1923
    • David Lubin and his half-brother Harris Weinstock combined efforts in 1875 and opened The Mechanics Store and within a few years their outstanding stock, fixed prices and fair dealing placed them among the top merchants in Sacramento. In 1888 the...
    • State Capitol at Night, Sacramento, Cal. - Alan Curtis

    • 2000
    • The Great Seal of the State of California floats to the left of the brightly-lit State Capitol like a cameo moon on this postcard dated 2000. A printed description reads, "The California State Capitol Building was completed in 1874 and was recently...
    • BBSAC301
    • California State Capitol, Sacramento - Tom Myers

    • This vertical view of the California State Capitol Building framed against a gray/green sky is a dramatic example of an innovative way to get more mileage out of a stationary subject. Hundreds of views of the Capitol Building have been marketed as...
    • BBSAC305
    • California State Capitol

    • The Capitol soon after its completion. Notes on reverse read: "Started - Sept. 24, 1860 Cornerstone - Masonic ceremonies - May 15, 1861 Completed 1874 First occupied 1869 $2,600,000."
    • 2278
    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • Februay 26, 1910
    • 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...
    • The California Winery, 21st Street, Sacramento, CA

    • December 1908
    • Listed as “one of the fist important commercial wineries in the city of Sacramento, The Eberhardt & Lachman Winery, which would be later named the California Winery, was built in 1871 by a San Francisco wine house. The brick building was enlarged...
    • BBSAC014
    • Aerial View of the State Capitol from the Back, Sacramento, CA

    • Groundbreaking for the Capitol occurred on September 24, 1860. The corner stone was laid on May 15, 1861. Construction covered a period of 14 years with special taxes levied to sustain the project. “Until the roof was built in 1868, work stopped...
    • BBSAC039
    • Themis

    • April 7, 1889
    • Founded and edited by a talented team of newspapermen, educators, lawyers with political savvy and clout, Themis was envisioned as a completely independent journal offering counsel and providing access to justice and law. A literary journal with...
    • California State Capitol

    • 1985
    • The west entrance of the California State Capitol at sundown on a moonlit night is the subject of this postcard. The building was completed in 1874 and underwent changes over the years as additions, modifications and even removal of some of the...
    • BBSAC939
    • Entrance to the Crocker Art Museum Ballroom

    • 1980
    • Glimpsed beyond the ornate doors and intricate mosaic pattern in the floor is the ballroom of the Crocker Art Museum, a gift to the people of Sacramento from Margaret Crocker. The gallery and ballroom of the Crocker Art Museum were under...
    • BBSAC108
    • Central Pacific Railroad Roundhouse

    • 1868
    • Pictured in 1874, and viewed from the south, is the Central Pacific Railroad’s Sacramento roundhouse, located at the Central Pacific Shops. The structure was built and put into service in 1868 by Central Pacific. The 29-stall building was,...
    • 859
    • Waterhouse's Paper

    • April 10, 1908
    • The Sacramento-based Waterhouse’s Paper was started in the spring of 1908 by attorney, humorist, poet and writer A.J. Waterhouse. The weekly, 16-page publication was devoted to “comment, fiction, satire, humor and philosophy, portrayed in verse and...
    • 48: - State Capitol, Sacramento, CA

    • A tree-shrouded California State Capitol Building is the focus of this linen-finished postcard published prior to the end of the Second World War in 1945. Aerial or elevated pictures of Sacramento color-tinted or printed were very popular, and the...
    • BBSAC224
    • Edward Kelly School

    • 1900
    • Pictured January 2, 1900, school children and their teacher stand in front of Edward Kelley School at 3336 Bradshaw Road. As of 2010, the two-room structure is the oldest standing educational institution in Sacramento County. Originally opened in...
    • 956


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