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    • Aerial View of Sacramento High School at Thirty-Fourth and W

    • 1956
    • Taken from the south, this May 1956 aerial photograph captures Sacramento High School at Thirty-Fourth and W Streets. Y Street runs east- west in the foreground while Thirty-Fourth Street runs north-south to the far left of the photograph. The...
    • 2379
    • 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
    • American Legion - Post 61

    • 1928
    • A circa 1928 portrait of American Legion Post 61 veterans with some family members present; subjects are posed in front of an airplane.
    • 1590
    • Archery at Curtis Park

    • 1929
    • Members of the Sacramento Archery Club take aim in this circa 1928 photograph, shot at Curtis Park. By 1928, the club was one of 12 to be found in California. It was common for clubs to practice their way toward the California State Fair’s...
    • 1345
    • 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
    • C.P. Huntington Locomotive

    • 1980
    • The locomotive “Collis P. Huntington”, namesake of one of California’s legendary “Big Four” tycoon’s responsible for the Central Pacific Railroad and transcontinental rail service, is shown here on permanent display at the California...
    • BBSAC620
    • California State Capitol from the East

    • 1928
    • This photograph, taken during the 1930s, reveals the eastern side of the California State Capitol building. A youngish and lone California fan palm stands in the center of the photograph.
    • 250
    • California State Capitol  from the East

    • 1928
    • Taken between 1928 and 1940, this photograph shows the eastern side of the rotunda of the California State Capitol. The interior of the rotunda is comprised of fifteen levels of steel and wooden planking, weighing a combined seventeen tons. The...
    • 228
    • California State Capitol from the Southeast

    • 1928
    • This circa 1928 photograph shows the east side of the California State Capitol building. Several trees are present and a large branch distorts the Capitol dome. Cement posts, linked by metal chains line a concrete walkway.
    • 812
    • California State Capitol from the Southwest

    • 1928
    • The California State Capitol building and grounds are visible from the southeast in this 1928 photograph. The lone palm in the center of the shot is a young California fan palm.
    • 249
    • California State Law Library

    • 1929
    • This 1929 photograph shows the pristine tables and stacks of the new California State Law Library within the Library and Courts Building at 914 Capitol Avenue. It was renamed the Witkin State Law Library in 1998, in honor of Bernard E. Witkin, the...
    • 798
    • Camp Sacramento

    • 1928
    • Pictured here, in the 1920s, is a place holding a reputation for being one of the finest municipally- operated summer camps in the country, Camp Sacramento. Set at 6,500 feet and within a forty acre site known as Sayles Flat, the Camp opened in...
    • 714
    • Camp Sacramento Cabins

    • 1928
    • Three of Camp Sacramento's 35 cabins rest along a clearing of forest in this 1928 photograph. Providing electricity to the units was the Camp's own hydroelectric plant. Cabins also had access to potable water. And just a year later, a United...
    • 884
    • Camp Sacramento Cabins

    • 1928
    • Three single-room cabins appear along a slope at Camp Sacramento in 1928. Each cabin contained a bed with mattress, but campers had to provide their own linens, blankets and pillows. Although meals were served at a strict time at the Camp's...
    • 885
    • Camp Sacramento Snow Scene

    • 1928
    • This off-season photograph of the sign and entrance to Camp Sacramento was taken in 1928. The typical on-season for the camp ranged from early June through late August. Even during the winter months communication to the outside world - without...
    • 763
    • Camp Sacramento Tug-O-War

    • 1928
    • Camp Sacramento is the setting for this 1928 tug-o-war challenge on the South Fork of the American River. The municipally-operated site has been a presence in Sacramento’s recreational heritage since 1920. During the season that this photograph...
    • 738
    • Capitol and State Office Building No. 1, Sacramento, California

    • 1940
    • Shown in 1940 is State Office Building Number One and, in the background, the California State Capitol building, as seen from Ninth Street, between L and M streets. Consisting of five stories and a basement, the office building and its twin in the...
    • BBSAC239
    • Causeway Over Yolo Basin Between Sacramento and Davis

    • 1935
    • Shown in circa 1935 is the Yolo Causeway. Built in 1916 for 400,000 dollars, the 3.2-mile-long span possessed one lane for each direction. Its construction ended the alienation between the San Francisco Bay area and Sacramento Valley that occured...
    • BBSAC071

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