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    • Boxing Match in the L Street Arena

    • 1935
    • This November 22, 1935, photograph captures the hurly-burly of Sacramento's L Street Arena. The evening included a headline exhibition by heavyweight champion James Braddock and sparring partner Jack McCarthy. Sacramento resident and former...
    • 1115
    • Sixteenth Street Bridge at Northgate

    • 1935
    • This 1935 photograph shows the Sixteenth Street Bridge after its widening and extension. The bridge was originally constructed in 1915, spanning 600-feet of the American River bank-to-bank, for 125,000 dollars. The State of California approved...
    • 110
    • Knights of Pythias

    • 1935
    • In this circa 1935 photograph, members of the Knights of Pythias march down L Street in close order. The organization's Sacramento chapter, Lodge 11, celebrated its 71-year anniversary in February 1935. Its castle-style headquarters was located...
    • 2018
    • Pride of Paducah Riverboat

    • 1935
    • An exciting race between two riverboats rounding a bend is the subject of this still photograph from the 1935 movie ""Steamboat Round the Bend"" starring Will Rogers. Using the Sacramento River as their racetrack, Twentieth Century Fox filmed the...
    • 1350
    • Grant Union High School Football Squad

    • 1935
    • This portrait of the Grant Union High School football team was taken on October 24, 1935. It was a breakout season for the Pacers who defeated Sacramento High School 32 to 0, the first time Grant had done so after the school's founding in 1932. ...
    • 1811
    • Libby, McNeill and Libby Preparation Room

    • 1935
    • The preparation room of the Libby, McNeill and Libby cannery is shown prominently in this 1935 photograph, taken from the corner of Thirty-First Street and Stockton Boulevard. As of March 1929, Sacramento’s four canneries were employing over 5,000...
    • 416
    • Bell Conservatory Co.

    • 1935
    • Pictured in circa 1935, at 931 Broadway, is a support structure for the Bell Conservatory Company, a longstanding spot for horticultural research and a supplier of floral goods in Sacramento, dating back to 1878. Covering six acres, the business...
    • 2165b
    • Hansen Machine Works

    • 1935
    • Waldemar Hansen was in his twenties when he decided to leave Illinois for Sacramento and take a position as a machinist. By 1925, he had broken out on his own, opening Hansen's Machine Works on 728 Twelfth Street. Pictured here in 1935, the...
    • 433
    • Union Oil Service Station

    • 1935
    • This March 16, 1935, photograph shows a Union Oil Service Station at the corner of Alhambra and J Streets. Union Oil’s presence in Sacramento goes back to 1906 with its decision to install production facilities at Front and Y Streets. Operated by...
    • 461
    • Winter Sports Snow Queen, Mrs. Dorothy Girard Hess

    • 1935
    • This 1935 photograph captures a smiling Mrs. Dorothy Girard Hess as the Winter Sports Snow Queen. She worked for the Weinstock, Lubin Company, and married Earl J. Hess, a bank teller at Bank of America. The photograph was identified by Dorothy's...
    • 1315
    • Fred Bottaro Officiates Match at L Street Arena

    • 1935
    • Sacramento native Fred Bottaro officiates this circa 1935 bout between two unidentified fighters at the L Street Arena, located at 223 L Street. Bottaro was easily the single-most recognizable boxing official in twentieth century Sacramento. ...
    • 1113
    • Hotel Sacramento building on k Street

    • 1935
    • This July 11, 1935, photograph reveals the north side of the Hotel Sacramento as it runs along K Street. Occupying its first floor, and moving left to right, are Margaret Burnham's Cottage Candies, Salzman Furs, Mason's Men's Shop, Grebitus...
    • 513
    • Boxing Match at L Street Arena

    • 1935
    • Taken in circa 1935, this photograph captures a boxing match at the L Street Arena, located at 223 L Street. Officiating legend Fred Bottaro tends to the match while an unidentified bystander looks toward the camera. At the time this photograph...
    • 1114
    • Sacramento Aerial View

    • 1935
    • This circa 1938 photograph provides a rare view of Sacramento proper from the north side of the American River. Several landmarks are visible. The City Incinerator, marked by its stack can be seen to the far left of the photograph, built in...
    • 1049
    • Western Pacific Railroad Station

    • 1935
    • This circa 1935 photograph captures the Burlington Zephyr on display at the Western Pacific Railroad Station on 1910 J Street.
    • 1148
    • The "Pride of Paducah" Riverboat

    • 1935
    • The riverboat "Pride of Paducah" makes its way along the Sacramento River in this 1935 photograph. In the same year, the vessel took part in the Twentieth-Century Fox production of "Steamboat Round the Bend," a movie starring Will Rogers. A large...
    • 1352
    • Woman on a Horse

    • 1935
    • This circa 1935 photograph shows a woman posing upon a horse.
    • 1703
    • New Post Office, Sacramento, California

    • 1935
    • This circa 1935 postcard shows a newish post office at the intersection of Ninth and I streets. The structure was opened in 1933. Framing the view are two elm trees, resting at the northwest corner of Plaza Park.
    • BBSAC154
    • Aerial View of California Almond Growers Processing Plant

    • 1935
    • Here is an aerial view of the California Almond Growers' processing plant at Eighteenth and C Streets, circa 1935. It was built during the period between 1922 and 1929. The Southern Pacific Railroad main line is in the background and the Del Monte...
    • 120


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