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    • Friend & Terry Lumber Company

    • 1920
    • Several Friend and Terry employees pose on and around a tricycle tractor and three trailers piled high with lumber. Founded in 1851, the lumber company lasted 112 years, closing in 1963. It drew most of its raw materials from the Coos Bay region...
    • 2146
    • Helvetia Park

    • 1930
    • A crowd gathers in front of Helvetia Park's clubhouse in this May 11, 1930, photograph. Plans to establish the park were set upon in the spring of 1920. Its layout and amenities were completed for a cost of 3,000 dollars by the San Francisco firm...
    • 772b
    • Rainbow (42nd) Division, 117th Engineers Parade

    • 1920
    • The Rainbow (42nd) Division, 117th Engineers march in uniform led by a color guard with the American flag and their unit flag. A large crowd lines the sidewalk to watch. Far in the background is the Superior Garage in this view taken on J Street...
    • 1070
    • Early Oldsmobile

    • 1920
    • Taken in 1920, this photograph shows a circa 1903 Oldsmobile Curved Dash. In the background is a Sacramento park.
    • 2163
    • Dining room of Gov Leland Stanford's Mansion, Sacramento, Calif.

    • 1920
    • This circa 1920 postcard reveals the dining room of the Leland Stanford Mansion, located at southeast corner of Eighth and N streets. In the event of parties, the dining room -- situated on the second floor -- was often used for dancing, with...
    • BBSAC168
    • Parade down K Street between Seventh and Tenth

    • 1920
    • Soldiers wearing doughboy hats and traditional caps march with sailors down K Street at Ninth during this 1920 parade as a color guard leads the way. Row upon row of marching military personnel fill the street and a very large crowd of spectators...
    • 1082a
    • Turner Hall Cafe

    • 1920
    • This circa 1920 photograph shows the interior of the Turner Hall CafĂ© at 914 K Street. Notables posing are co-owners Louis Graber (standing with elbow on bar) and William Dreher (seated left-of-center facing camera, left hand holding glasses). ...
    • 958
    • St. Francis Roman Catholic Church

    • 1920
    • This 1920 photograph shows the distinct twin-spired St. Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church, located at 1112 Twenty-sixth Street. Built for 100,000 dollars, the church's cornerstone was laid on October 10, 1908, and then dedicated on October...
    • 867
    • Parade down K Street between Seventh and Tenth

    • 1920
    • A 1920 parade progresses along K Street at Ninth led by as traditional color guard. A military guard carries an enormous American Flag held on all sides by participants as they march, followed by lines of soldiers and sailors. A very large crowd of...
    • 1082c
    • Rodeo

    • 1920
    • A circa 1920 photograph of a cowboy riding a bull in a rodeo.
    • 1645
    • Weinstock, Lubin and Company, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1920
    • An arcaded flank of Sacramento's Weinstock, Lubin and Company is the subject of this circa 1920 postcard. Several display cases are visibile between each pillar. Built in 1904, the building occupied the southeast corner of Fourth and K Streets.
    • BBSAC123
    • Southern Pacific Lines, Engine #1170

    • 1920
    • This picture, taken in circa 1920, shows the Southern Pacific S-8 switcher number 1170 pushing a passenger car. Before the train are several individuals in pose. The 1170 was built in 1907 at the Baldwin Locomotive Works in Philadelphia,...
    • 1028
    • Sacramento High School Home Nursing Class Group Portrait

    • 1920
    • This photograph shows Sacramento High School's Home Nursing Class of 1920. The First World War, which ended two years earlier, was a seminal event in the establishment of formalized and academically-based nurse training in the U.S. In June 1918,...
    • 666
    • Fremont Park Presbyterian Church

    • 1920
    • Photographed between 1920 and 1923 is the Fremont Presbyterian Church at Fifteenth and O Streets. Due to a wiring defect, the church was destroyed by a morning fire on September 23, 1923. The first witness to the fire, paperboy W.J. Howie,...
    • 516
    • Shade Trees on H Street, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1920
    • This circa 1920 postcard reveals a tree-shrouded stretch of H Street. Near this time, the deputy State Forester of California, Alexander Dodge, remarked, in the July 24, 1929, Sacramento Bee, at "how dependent Sacramento is upon her surrounding...
    • BBSAC586
    • Southern Pacific Roundhouse

    • 1920
    • Pictured in 1920 is a roundhouse of the Southern Pacific Railroad. Visible are three tanker cars and a turntable.
    • 914
    • City Hall, Sacramento

    • 1920
    • Rendered in circa 1920 is Sacramento's City Hall building at 901 I Street. The signature four face clocks of the tower were installed in February 1911. It was common for the Northern Electric operators to check their watches against it as they...
    • BBSAC207

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