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    • Women Polo Players

    • 1930
    • This 1930 photograph shows four women, mounted on polo ponies with mallets at the ready. Sacramento polo received a tremendous boost when, in Spring 1930, a polo field was constructed within the inner portion of the California State Fairgrounds'...
    • 1342
    • Foreman and Clark clothing store

    • 1930
    • This October 30, 1930, photograph affords a view of the Foreman and Clark clothing store at 624 K Street. The store opened in May 1930 with over 6,000 garments for sale, and based on its many windows and 9,000 square feet of floor space, was...
    • 439b
    • Rowing on the River

    • 1930
    • This circa 1930 photograph captures a Sacramento Junior College racing shell with eight rowers and a coxswain on the Sacramento River. Coached by "Babe" Dunwoody, in March 1930 on the Oakland Estuary the team defeated the University of California,...
    • 286
    • Sacramento Northern Railway Locomotive Number 654

    • 1930
    • Notes from the Sacramento Railroad Museum indicate that this freight engine, Number 654, of the Sacramento Northern Railway, was brand new in 1930 and running on X Street in Sacramento. The line was part of an interurban service that ran from Chico...
    • 1023
    • Sacramento Northern Railway Locomotive Number 654

    • 1930
    • Pictured here, freight engine Number 654 was built by General Electric and issued in 1930 to run in Sacramento, along X Street. November 3, 1940, was the last day that Sacramento Northern carried passengers, as the company migrated exclusively to...
    • 1024
    • Sacramento Filtration Plant

    • 1930
    • This circa 1930 photograph shows the fountain in front of the Sacramento Filtration Plant. Built in 1923/24 under the design of Henry D. Dewell, the structure was the first water filtration complex west of the Rocky Mountains. Its design called...
    • 974
    • Golden Melody Parade of '49

    • 1949
    • This 1949 program highlights events accompanying the Golden Melody Parade, which enjoyed a two year run - 1948 and 1949 - at the California State Fair. Held before the event's grandstand, it involved 32 male singers, and 25 women, serving as...
    • EC-CSF-b01f02i02
    • Archery at William Land Park

    • 1930
    • An army of archers take aim in this 1930 photograph, shot at William Land Park. By the mid-1920s, Sacramento’s archery community had formed a club, consisting of over 50 members, and found venues for sport at Land, Curtis and McKinley parks. The...
    • 1343
    • Sacramento Hospital

    • 1930
    • This circa 1930 postcard shows the western face of the administration building of the Sacramento County Hospital. Construction of the pavilion-style complex started in 1915 with the pictured administration building being finished in 1928. Its...
    • BBSAC424
    • Scene on Sacramento River, California

    • Small craft including a launch with protective covering and a rowboat with three occupants can be found close to the shore in this color-tinted postcard of the Sacramento River printed sometime between 1915 and 1930. The descriptive caption on the...
    • BBSAC704
    • Keeney School Graduation Picture

    • 1930
    • This 1930 photograph shows graduates of the Keeney School, located at 2200 Twenty-First Street. Established in 1915 by mother and daughter team Susanna and Miriam Keeney, respectively, the school had an enrollment of 75 students when this picture...
    • 2000
    • Scene on Sacramento River, Sacramento, California

    • A black and white photograph of the Sacramento River taken sometime early last century is the subject of this postcard in circulation through the 1930s. The boats and possible building in the upper left of the scene are not defined enough to...
    • BBSAC709
    • Soroptimist Club of Sacramento

    • 1930
    • Lined up behind a banquet table, in this 1930 photograph, are members of the Soroptimist Club of Sacramento. Seated in the center of the ground is Sacramento Mayor C.H.S. Bidwell while Miss May Keefe is standing in the second row at the top left. ...
    • 2003
    • Andrus and Tyler Islands, Lower Sacramento River, California

    • 1930
    • This circa 1930 photograph shows high waters between both Andrus and Taylor Islands along the Sacramento River Delta. The seven thousand acre Andrus Island was named after George Andrus who settled the area in 1852. By the dawn of the...
    • BBSAC722
    • St. John's Lutheran Church

    • 1930
    • This circa 1930 photograph captures the St. John's Lutheran Church as it rests, surrounded by several trees, at the northeast corner of Seventeenth and L Streets. Under the guidance of Reverend Charles Oehler, the church was constructed for 70,000...
    • 515
    • Nineteenth and Q Streets

    • 1930
    • Photograph taken on February 6, 1930 shows a quiet street with homes on the right and to the left, the California Iron and Metal Company. Automobiles are parked at the curb.
    • 1439
    • Aerial View of a Parade

    • 1930
    • In this circa 1930 photograph, a parade ooches west on J Street. Legible signs include the Travelers Hotel at 460 J Street, the Berkeley Hotel 418 J Street and the Sutter Theater at 519 J Street. In the distance, the Elks Club building at 925...
    • 2085
    • New Hotel Lenhart - Scenic View Card Co.

    • 1930
    • Resting at 1121 Ninth Street, and at the northeast corner of Ninth and L streets, in circa 1930, is the New Hotel Lenhart. Owned by L.G. and George Siller, the 150-unit Lenhart offered rooms with tubs, showers, "circulating ice water," and hotel...
    • BBSAC463


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