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    • The Plaza, Sacramento, California - Mitchell 1905

    • 1905
    • This 1905 postcard provides a view of Plaza Park from the corner of Tenth and J Streets. When Sacramento's business district was raised in the 1860s, the area containing the plaza was left as a basin, making it a lake during the Winter. The plaza...
    • BBSAC211
    • The Review, December 1909

    • 1909-12-01
    • 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...
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    • State Capitol, Rear View, Sacramento, Cal. - Sat. Sept. 9, 1905

    • 1905
    • Shown in September 1905 is the rear of the California State Capitol building. In the foreground are several of the infant flora of Capitol Park's west end. In the latter nineteenth century, the park was enriched with silt and soils from the bed...
    • BBSAC283
    • California State Bank, Sacramento, California

    • 1905
    • This 1905 postcard shows the California State Bank, set at the northwest corner of Fourth and J Streets. Built in 1890, the "business temple" - as the "Sacramento Daily Union" called it - was known for its adornment in Ione redstone, furnished by...
    • BBSAC091
    • Steamboat Races on the River

    • 1905
    • This circa 1905 postcard shows a steamboat race coming off in a tightly packed Sacramento River. Steamer racing had been conducted on the river, and around Sacramento, going back to the 1850s, one of the first taking place in November 1856 between...
    • BBSAC724
    • Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, California - E.P. Charlton & Company

    • September 9, 1905 & May 10, 1906
    • This circa 1905 postcard shows the E.B. Crocker Art Gallery, located at Second and O streets. Opened to the public in 1873 and bequethed to the city of Sacramento and California Museum Association in 1885, one of the first tasks of the...
    • BBSAC100
    • Literary Exercises

    • 1905
    • This 1905 document was created for Admission Day festivities for the Native Sons of the Golden West. A parade throughout downtown Sacramento of nine NSGW parlors soon followed. The event also coincided with the opening of the 1905 California...
    • EC-CLU-b03f04i01
    • Pavilion, Sacramento, Cal. - No Flag, Blank Back

    • 1905
    • Shown through the intersection of Fifteenth and N streets, in circa 1905, is Sacramento's Agricultural Pavilion. Its signature dome rose 25 feet above the superstructure while the building ran 400 feet in all directions. Fifty percent of the...
    • BBSAC333
    • Field and Walton Incorporated

    • 1905
    • Shown in circa 1905 is the interior of Field and Walton, Incorporated, located at 706 K Street. The store was a purveyor of the curio, an object of uniqueness or rarity; in this case, "Mexican, Indian, Japanese and Chinese Art Goods." It was...
    • BBSAC780
    • State Capitol, The Long Walk, Sacramento

    • 1905
    • This circa 1905 postcard shows the long pathway, running east-west through Capitol Park, toward the distant California State Capitol building. The avenue -- Victorian in style -- was constructed to connect the Capitol with the Agricultural...
    • BBSAC254
    • K Street, Showing Post Office, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1905
    • Shown in 1905 is K Street, between Sixth and Seventh streets, looking easterly. Moving left to right are the three-story-high Pantages Theater, on the corner is the Golden Eagle Hotel, then the Post Office and Federal Building, the Ochsner...
    • BBSAC375
    • Sacramento, I Wish You Luck

    • 1905
    • This circa 1905 leather postcard -- showing horseshoe and four leaf clover -- wishes its receiver luck from Sacramento. Written in pencil, to the right of the frame, is "just one for your collection." The production of leather postcards ended...
    • BBSAC737
    • The Plaza, Sacramento, California - E.H. Mitchell

    • 1905
    • Shrouded in greenery, from the corner of Tenth and J Streets, is Plaza Park. At the time of this 1905 photograph, the Plaza was adorned with several elms, orange trees, redwoods, and palms. The block underwent a 70,000 dollar facelift in 1966...
    • BBSAC210
    • Rear View of State Capitol, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1905
    • This circa 1905 postcard shows the rear of the California State Capitol building and the westernmost edge of Capitol Park. From end to end, the length of the Roman Corinthian-style building was 282 feet while its height, from Tenth and M streets,...
    • BBSAC258
    • Caught on the Last Lap

    • 1905
    • This circa 1905 leather clad postcard reflects a bit of the romantic humor from the early part of the twentieth-century. The production of leather postcards ended after 1909.
    • BBSAC739
    • State Agricultural Pavilion

    • 1905
    • This 1905 postcard shows the Agricultural Pavilion, located on the northwest corner of Fifteenth and N streets, in the east section of Capitol Park.
    • BBSAC345

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