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    • Early Air Mail Flight from Mather Field

    • 1925
    • Taken in 1925, this photograph captures the first air mail flight from Sacramento's Mather Field. The photograph was also taken to promote a motion picture entitled "The Pony Express," partially filmed in the area. A stunt rider on horseback,...
    • 1942
    • New Union Electric Depot

    • 1925
    • This 1925 postcard shows the Sacramento Union Station, situated at Twelfth and H Streets. The structure was finished in 1925 as a joint effort amongst Sacramento Northern, the San Francisco-Sacramento Railroad and the Central California Traction...
    • BBSAC633
    • Blossom Time in the Sacramento Valley

    • 1925
    • This circa 1925 postcard shows a Sacramento Valley almond tree orchard in full blossom. In 1925, California could claim some 75,000 acres of viable bearing almond orchard land, yielding some 7,500 tons of the nut, with an overall industry value...
    • BBSAC785
    • Turnverein Building

    • 1925
    • The Turnverein Building on 3349 J Street is the subject of this photograph, taken in 1925, the same year that the structure was built. The cornerstone for the 100,000 dollar building was laid on October 25, 1925, enabling the organization to move...
    • 970
    • Sacramento Solons Team Portrait: 1925

    • 1925
    • Pictured at Moreing Field, at Riverside Boulevard and Y Street, are the 1925 Sacramento Solons. In spite of Wilbur Davis' .330 batting average and 119 runs batted in, the Solons finished the year with a 82 and 119 record, placing them in seventh...
    • 1311
    • L Street Boxing Arena

    • 1925
    • This 1925 photograph shows the L Street Boxing Arena, located at 223 L Street. The ad hoc structure had been a warehouse prior to its opening in the winter of 1916. To bring it to workable function as a sports venue, walls were removed,...
    • 1111
    • L Street Boxing Auditorium

    • 1925
    • This 1925 photograph shows the interior of the L Street Boxing Auditorium, located at 223 L Street. Built in 1916, the venue seated 4,000, but was known to have squeezed in 5,000 fans for major tickets. It was placed into what had been the old...
    • 1112
    • Entrance to Crane Company Plumbing Supplies

    • 1925
    • This circa 1925 photograph shows the Front Street side of the Crane Company Plumbing Supplies warehouse located at Front and M Streets. The nationwide company was established in Chicago in 1910 with Sacramento becoming a distribution point in...
    • 56
    • Girls Basketball Team Portrait

    • 1925
    • This black and white photograph, taken circa 1925, depicts a girl's basketball team, identified as being from the YWCA. The team members wear middy top and bloomer-style gym clothing from the period.
    • 1347
    • A Restful Spot on the Banks of the River

    • 1925
    • This circa 1925 linen-based postcard shows both the interwar idyll of Sacramento and the Capital City's strong recreational and commercial ties to the Sacramento River. In the background, a riverboat -- either the Delta Queen or the Delta King --...
    • BBSAC696
    • House at Fourteenth and N Streets

    • 1925
    • The corner of Fourteenth and N Streets is dominated by the large multi-family dwelling shown here in a photograph taken circa 1925. The brick and rough stone entrance, corner window nooks and decorative support beams contrast with the rest of the...
    • 1357
    • Girls' Basketball Team

    • 1925
    • Photograph of a girls' basketball team, taken circa 1925 in the studio of Burton Hodson.
    • 1155
    • Girls' Basketball Team

    • 1925
    • Photograph of a girls' basketball team, taken circa 1925 in the studio of Burton Hodson.
    • 1159
    • Girl's Basketball Team

    • 1925
    • Adorned with striped bandanas, middies and bloomers, young women basketballers pose for a team photograph in 1925, just three decades after the sport's invention in Springfield, Massachusetts, by James Naismith.
    • 85
    • View from the Northern Banks of Duck Lake at William Land Park

    • 1925
    • This 1925 photograph looks south, across Duck Lake and up toward the Charles Swanston Memorial statue and William Land Park’s Community Clubhouse. Upon Land’s death in December 1911, 250,000 dollars were bequeathed via the hotelier’s last will and...
    • 764
    • Bank of Courtland

    • 1925
    • Here is a 1925 front view of the Bank of Courtland which opened on May 3, 1919, under the leadership of W.C. Clarke. The bank started off with 25,000 dollars in capital, but ceased operations during the Great Depression. The facade of the Greek...
    • 486
    • River Scene at Sacramento, California

    • 1925
    • The Sacramento River around 1925 is the subject of this postcard distributed by W. C. Spangler News Agency of Sacramento. West Sacramento is to the left, the Southern Pacific Bridge is in the background and the sheds and buildings bordering Front...
    • BBSAC962


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