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    • County of Sacramento Administration Building

    • 1956
    • Taken from the southwest corner of Seventh and I Streets, this 1956 photograph shows the front and side of the County of Sacramento Administration Building at 827 Seventh Street. The structure was completed in the same year for nearly two million...
    • 1822
    • Sacramento Little League Team Photograph

    • 1956
    • The Sacramento Little League team representing Stop and Shop Markets poses on Malcom Hersko Field for this 1956 photograph. Opening in 1956, the field was located behind the Sacramento Children's Home at 2750 Sutterville Road, and was named for...
    • 2203
    • K Street, 1312-1330

    • 1956
    • This 1956 photograph of K Street shows the following businesses: Jackson's Furniture (1330 K Street), The Morris Plan Company (1324 K Street), See's Candies (1322 K Street), Sherman-Clay (1312 K Street).
    • 1890
    • Bret Harte School

    • 1956
    • A 1956 class picture at Bret Harte School, located at 3250 Franklin Boulevard, with twenty-three students and their teacher.
    • 825
    • Main Library

    • 1956
    • This August 1956 photograph shows the Sacramento City Library’s main branch, as seen from the north side of I Street. Notable in the foreground are a fallout shelter sign and several calls moving west. To the far right of the frame is the Capital...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-7-4
    • 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
    • K Street, 1322-1330

    • 1956
    • Automobiles are parked along the street in this view of K Street circa 1956. The south side of the street is occupied by Jackson's Home Furnishings (1330 K Street), the Morris Plan Company (1324 K Street), and See's Candies (1322 K Street).
    • 1341
    • Mayor Clarence Azevedo and Others

    • 1956
    • This 1956 portrait captures promotional activities for the motion picture "Arouond the World in 80 Days." Amidst several Sacramento political and business luminaries, Sacramento Mayor Clarence Azevedo stands sixth from the left.
    • 1165
    • Racing Car and Hay Bale at California State Fair Grounds

    • 1956
    • This circa 1956 photograph captures a sports car, numbered two, blazing its way near a bale of hay during a Sports Car Club of America event at the California State Fairgrounds at Stockton Boulevard and Fourth Avenue. Sacramento’s chapter of the...
    • 2299a
    • Frieze of Oak Park Branch

    • 1956
    • This 1956 photograph shows, as seen from the west, the frieze of the Oak Park Branch of the Sacramento Public Library, located at 3301 Fifth Avenue. The neoclassical brick building was constructed for 75,000 dollars in 1929/30 in an effort to offer...
    • PH-SPL-OAK-1-3
    • 1950s Racing Car at California State Fair Grounds

    • 1956
    • In circa 1956, a sports car, numbered 180, races along during a Sports Car Club of America event at the California State Fairgrounds at Stockton Boulevard and Fourth Avenue. Sacramento’s chapter of the SCCA was founded in 1952.
    • 2299b
    • Tower Bridge at Sacramento, California - Purchased 1956

    • 1956
    • Basking in its orginal silver sheen is Sacramento's Tower Bridge, the primary entrypoint to Sacramento for decades, when the predecessor to Interstate 80, Route 40, passed over the bridge. For anyone transitting from San Francisco to Reno,...
    • BBSAC073
    • Two Racing Cars at California State Fair Grounds

    • 1956
    • Two sports cars blaze toward a right turn during a Sports Car Club of America event at the California State Fairgrounds at Stockton Boulevard and Fourth Avenue in circa 1956. Drivers in each car wear helmets. One car is marked with the number 19,...
    • 2299c
    • Crocker Building and Other Businesses

    • 1956
    • This 1956 photograph shows the west side of J Street, between Second and Third Streets. Businesses include the Red Front Shoe Shop at 206 J Street, Hop Wo Laundry at 212 J Street, and the Jamall Hotel at 208 J Street. The Jamall was set in the...
    • 32
    • Sacramento County Administration Building

    • 1956
    • The Sacramento County Administration Building is shown in 1956, at the northeast corner of Seventh and I Streets. The five-story structure was completed in the same year, providing a home for the County's Welfare Department, Treasurer, Recorder,...
    • 1319
    • Folsom Lake

    • 1955
    • As taken from the east, this circa 1955 photograph shows Folsom Lake, Folsom Dam, and includes a view of an unpaved boat ramp. In the distance, and across the lake, is Beal's Point. Mentioned as early as 1851 in the Sacramento Union, the feature...
    • 1793
    • Cardinal Grocery Store at Town and Country Village

    • 1959
    • Pictured in 1959 at its 2700 Marconi Avenue address is a Cardinal grocery store. Several period automobiles are parked in the foreground. The two-story market was part of the retro-styled Town and Country Village shopping center, built in 1949 by...
    • 400

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