Skip to main content

Sacramento Room Digital Collections Banner

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: 1920
(134 results)



Display: 20

    • 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
    • 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
    • Rodeo

    • 1920
    • A circa 1920 photograph of a cowboy riding a bull in a rodeo.
    • 1645
    • 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
    • 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
    • State Printing Plant

    • 1920
    • Pictured in circa 1920 is the State Printing Plant on Fifteenth and L Streets. It was constructed in the early 1870s on the northeast corner of Capitol Park with the intent to make it the Governor's Mansion. It was converted in the mid-1870s to...
    • 1042
    • Cal. Trans Co's Steamer: "Fort Sutter"

    • 1920
    • The riverboat "Fort Sutter" is the subject of this circa 1920 postcard. The 1,200 ton vessel was built in 1912 for California Transportation Company as a duplicate of her sister ship, Capital City. Its interior was adorned with mahogany, birch,...
    • BBSAC687
    • "Fort Sutter" Passenger Steamer, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1920
    • This circa 1920 postcard shows the riverboat Fort Sutter at rest on the Sacramento River. Launched in 1912, the vessel served ably through the interwar period. However, with the advent of World War II, it was placed into service for the United...
    • BBSAC688
    • Home of the "Sacramento Bee" and Home of the "Sacramento Union"

    • February 18, 1920
    • This February 1920 postcard shows the locations of the Sacramento Bee and Sacramento Union newspapers, two of the longest-standing in the city's history. The former was located at 911 Seventh Street until 1952 while the latter could be found at...
    • BBSAC147
    • The Review, 1924

    • 1924-01-01
    • 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...
    •  
    • Exhibitor's Ticket

    • 1920
    • Shown is an exhibitor's ticket of admission to the 1920 California State Fair.
    • EC-CSF-b01f01i01
    • Along the Sacramento River, Calif. - Eastman's Studio  B-9024

    • 1920
    • This circa 1920 postcard shows a lush wooded portion of the Sacramento River. Typical Sacramento River vegetation includes tule reeds, willows, rushes, cottonwoods, poplars, sycamores, valley oaks, buckeyes, laurels, and alders. Additional common...
    • BBSAC717
    • 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...
    • 772a
    • American River at Fair Oaks, Sacramento County, Cal.

    • 1920
    • This circa 1920 postcard provides a scenic view of the American River and bluffs of Fair Oaks, captured from the southern banks of the American. The river draws its name from a spot where Canadian trappers were known to have crossed, referred to...
    • BBSAC720
    • 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
    • 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

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK