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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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Arched Sign at Masonic Lawn Cemetery

    • 1925
    • This circa 1925 photograph shows the north entrance to the Masonic Lawn Cemetery at 2700 Riverside Boulevard. Beyond an arched gateway with the words “Masonic Lawn” and the Masonic “G” symbol written on it, several headstones and tombs can be...
    • 703
    • Elk Grove Businesses

    • 1925
    • This circa 1925 photograph shows a short strip of businesses on the south side of Main Street in Elk Grove, California. From left to right are the Rowe and Pedient Pool Room, a barber shop, a Martha Washington Grocery Store, the Poppy lunch room...
    • 28
    • High School, Sacramento Calif.

    • 1925
    • Sacramento High School's belltower sits prominently in this circa 1925 postcard. The 43-foot-high feature was removed in 1976, deemed unsafe in view of the state earthquake safety standards. Built in 1924, the brick and mortar school went through...
    • BBSAC664
    • 9th Street, Sacramento, Cal. -David Joslyn Collection

    • 1925
    • This circa 1925 photograph provides a leaf-shrouded view of Ninth Street, as seen from between H and I Streets, looking southerly. To the immediate right, are the Pythian Castle at 830 Ninth Street. To the left of that is the newly opened...
    • BBSAC362
    • St. John's Lutheran Church

    • 1925
    • The Saint John's Lutheran Church, located at 1701 L Street, is captured in this 1925 photograph. Founded on December 1, 1867, by Reverend Matthias Goethe, along with many of Sacramento's German immigrants, the church was first called the German...
    • 514
    • The Merrium Apartments

    • 1925
    • This 1925 photograph shows the façade of the 41-unit Merrium Apartments at 1017 Fourteenth Street. A roadster sits to the lower right of the frame and hanging over the building’s entryway is a massive eave. The building’s architect, etched as...
    • 2289
    • Sacramento Police Officer Frank Boniface

    • 1925
    • Sacramento City Police Officer Frank Boniface poses with child-on-knee in this circa 1925 photograph. A native of Telluride, Colorado, and naval veteran of the First World War, Boniface served with Sacramento's traffic division and school traffic...
    • 1167
    • The Original Oak Park Methodist Episcopal Church

    • 1925
    • This circa 1925 photograph shows a dilapidated Oak Park Methodist Episcopal Church at Thirty Fourth Street, between Fourth Avenue and Y Street. The congregation was formed in 1895 under the direction of Reverend F.A. Morrow, meeting at Oak Park’s...
    • 519
    • 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
    • M Street with a View of the California State Capitol Building

    • 1925
    • Taken from the intersection of Sixth and M Streets this 1925 photograph shows a busy avenue leading toward the western façade of the California State Capitol building. Visible are several automobiles, a street car and a cyclist. M Street – as it...
    • 989
    • 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


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