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    • Colonial Theater:  Interior

    • 1943
    • This February 1943 photograph, as taken from the stage, shows the auditorium and projection area of the Colonial Theater at 3522 Stockton Boulevard. The 850-seat, 10-employee venue opened in June 1940 and was fitted with an air cooling system and...
    • 1021
    • Muir Athletic Club Baseball Team

    • 1943
    • Photo taken July 18, 1943 of the Muir Athletic Club Baseball Team. They were most likely a participant in the Sacramento City League.
    • 1106
    • New Helvetia Homes Housing Project

    • 1943
    • Photograph circa 1943 of the New Helvetia Homes Housing Project at 816 Revere Street, a short stretch south of Broadway that dead ends at Sacramento's Old City Cemetery.
    • 1599
    • Machine Shops, McClellan Field, California

    • 1943
    • Shown in circa 1943 are the harried wartime efforts of those working within McClellan's Machine Shops. At this time, McClellan climaxed its employment with nearly 22,000 military and civilian personnel who worked on everything from C-47 Skytrain...
    • BBSAC753
    • T-6 Trainers at Mather Field

    • 1943
    • A series of North American T-6 Texan trainers sit on the flight line at Mather Field, Sacramento, in circa 1943.
    • BBSAC933
    • Hotel Shasta

    • 1943
    • A December 6, 1943 view of the reception area inside Hotel Shasta (1021 Tenth Street) near the Greyhound Station. The unidentified clerk behind the counter has easy access to the mail slots against the back wall and the gumball and stamp machines...
    • 1469
    • Al Androvich

    • 1943
    • This July 18, 1943, photograph shows McClellan baseball player Al Androvich posing upon a baseball bat. To start the second half of a season that McClellan had won the first half of, the Sacramento team faced Fresno's Hammer Field on this date,...
    • 1133
    • Capitol Tractor and Equipment Company

    • 1943
    • This June 10, 1943, photograph shows the Capitol Tractor and Equipment Company, located at 1001 Del Paso Boulevard in North Sacramento. Owned by Carl Danielson, the operation claimed to seek the business of "contractors, municipalities, industries,...
    • 403
    • War Salvage Drive

    • 1943
    • Members of Sacramento’s beverage industry pose to promote the collection of scrap to help the war effort in this July 1, 1943, photograph. The salvage of scrap was a nationwide effort, seeking excess metals and rubber from the public and...
    • 906
    • U.S. Post Office, Sacramento, California - W.C. Spangler

    • May 26, 1943
    • This 1943 postcard shows the southwestern edge of the United States Post Office and Federal Building at 801 I Street. Officialy opened in November 1933, the new location took over for all Federal activities at the previous building at Seventh and...
    • BBSAC152
    • Air View of State Capitol and Office Buildings

    • 1943
    • This linen-finished card postmarked 1943 features an aerial view of part of downtown Sacramento facing southwest. The printed description on the back of the card reads, "Shown in this picture are the Library and Courts Building, State Office...
    • BBSAC221
    • Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Southern Side

    • 1943
    • Founded on February 24, 1918, the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church rests at 1350 Twenty-Fifth Street in this 1943 photograph. Originally the home of the Emmanuel Baptist Church, the Lutheran congregation purchased the building in 1918 and, under...
    • 531
    • California Governor's Mansion

    • 1943
    • This photograph of the California Governor's Mansion was taken on July 24, 1943, from the northeast corner of Sixteenth and H Streets. When the structure was built by Albert Gallatin as a private residence in 1877, the area was semi-rural. The...
    • 260
    • J Street Bond Drive Parade

    • 1943
    • This circa 1943 photograph captures a World War II bond drive parade, making its way east, along J Street, between Tenth and Eleventh Streets. One truck advertises for John Berlin's motion picture "This is the Army," premiering at the Fox Senator...
    • 1961
    • Governor's Mansion, Sacramento, California

    • 1980
    • Four imposing views of the California Governor’s Mansion at the intersection of 16th and H Streets in Sacramento, crowd this circa 1980s postcard. Designed by architect N. D. Goodell and built by contractor Uriah Reese in the mid 1870s as a...
    • BBSAC171
    • The Review, 1942

    • 1942-01-01
    • Sacramento High School is located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street in Sacramento, California. Founded just one week after San Francisco’s Lowell High School opened its doors in mid-August 1856, “Sac High” has matured into the second oldest high school...
    • Nugget, 1945

    • 1945-01-01
    • C.K. McClatchy Senior High School is located at 3066 Freeport Boulevard in Sacramento, California. Named after “Sacramento Bee” newspaper editor and owner Charles Kenny McClatchy, the school was built in 1937 by way of Public Works Administration...


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