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    • La Rosa Restaurant

    • 1940
    • This circa 1940 menu represents the La Rosa Restaurant, located at 813 L Street. Opened in 1928 by Italian immigrants Angelina and Luis Folatti, the spot closed its doors in 1958.
    • Camp Sacramento Brochure 1928

    • 1928
    • Shown is a 1928 brochure for Camp Sacramento, located 85 miles east of Sacramento, and largely regarded as one of the first and finest municipal camp grounds in the United States. It rests at an elevation of 6,450 feet on the South Fork of the...
    • EC-GOV-b02f02i01
    • Peaches by the Wagon Load, Peach Orchard, Near Sacramento, CA

    • In the earlier part of the previous century the Sutter/Yuba/Southern Butte area east of Sacramento was labeled the "Peach Bowl of the World" for its production of over half of the canning peaches in California. In 1928 Sutter County had over 20,000...
    • BBSAC011
    • Westminster Presbyterian Church

    • 1928
    • Shown is a February 1928 program for the Westminster Presbyterian Church, located at 1300 N Street. The Byzantine style structure was dedicated in December 1927. The architectural firm of Dean and Dean was responsible for the award-winning design.
    • EC-CHU-b01f07i01
    • View from the Capitol Dome - Sacramento

    • This postcard boasts a photograph as taken from the California State Capitol building's dome, looking west. In the immediate foreground, and completed in 1928, are buildings of the Capitol Extention, to the right the Library and Courts Building,...
    • BBSAC241
    • State Buildings, Sacramento, California

    • By the time the United States entered World War I California State agencies were in dire need of new headquarters and plans were made to construct two new buildings near the State Capitol Building. State Office Building Number One, pictured above,...
    • BBSAC349
    • State Capitol, State Office Building and State Library

    • The California State Capitol Building is flanked by the State Library and Courts Building in this linen-finished postcard published before the end of the Second World War in 1945. Legislation passed in 1914 cleared the way for the two proposed...
    • BBSAC223
    • First Christian Church

    • 1924
    • The First Christian Church sits at 2701 N Street in this circa 1924 photograph. The Romanesque structure was built in 1911 for a cost of 30,000 dollars. The previous church – located at Sixteenth and L Streets – was burned down during the...
    • 508
    • Aerial view of the California State Capitol

    • 1926
    • This is an aerial photograph, taken after 1930, of the California State Capitol and grounds. In the foreground are the twin Capitol Extension buildings, constructed in 1928: Office Building Number 1 to the left, and the Library and Courts Building...
    • 254
    • Bobby Schang and Lloyd Jones Service Station

    • 1926
    • Taken in 1926/27 is this photograph of the service station of Bobby Schang and Lloyd Jones at the corner of Twelfth and C. Schang was a player for the Sacramento Senators baseball team, having his best year in 1924 as he hit .348 in 115 games. He...
    • 267
    • Greenback Notes, 1926

    • 1926-01-01
    • San Juan Union High School is located at 7551 Greenback Lane in Citrus Heights, California. Founded in 1913, it stands as Sacramento County’s second oldest high school behind that of Sacramento High School, established in 1856. The school’s...
    • Set of Buster Keaton’s “Steamboat Bill, Jr.”

    • 1927
    • This August 1927 photograph shows one of the sets for the 1928 release of “Steamboat Bill, Jr.,” starring Buster Keaton. Two steamboats and a temporary riverbank city comprise the set, located along the Sacramento County side of the Sacramento...
    • 1571a
    • Sacramento Filtration Plant

    • 1927
    • This circa 1927 photograph shows water going through the process of being purified at the Sacramento Filtration Plant. In 1928, the plant went through a 100,000 dollar repair campaign to fix the shifting of floors within the pictured sedimentation...
    • 1550
    • Set of Buster Keaton’s “Steamboat Bill, Jr.”

    • 1927
    • This afternoon photograph, taken in August 1927 and shot from the western bank of the Sacramento River, shows the set of the 1928 film “Steamboat Bill, Jr.,” starring Buster Keaton. The northerly view shows two steamboats and a makeshift village...
    • 1571b
    • Flood at Del Paso Boulevard

    • 1927
    • Pictured in 1927 is a flooded Del Paso Boulevard. The Woodlake Service Station at 1212 Del Paso Boulevard is partially submerged. Noteworthy is the advertisement of gasoline at 19 cents a gallon. The station was vacated by after the flood, only...
    • 891


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