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    • Sacramento City Library Staff

    • 1963
    • This September 1963 photograph shows librarians Rose Guerra (left) and Joanne Scanlon-Rudolf at a wedding shower for the latter. The event was held at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library. Scanlon-Rudolf was married on September 28, 1963.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-3-14
    • Harrold Ford Sales Lots

    • 1963
    • This circa 1963 postcard shows the two locations for Harrold Ford, the top location being at Twenty-Second Street and Broadway, the bottom at 1535 Howe Avenue. The dealership was brought to Sacramento in 1929 by Ellsworth Harrold and was first...
    • BBSAC766
    • Capitol View Motel - H.S. Crocker Co.

    • 1963
    • Shown at the southwest corner of the intersection of Sixteenth and N streets, in this circa 1963 postcard, is the Capitol View Motel. Built in the 1950s, the motel, also known as the "Capitol Vu," offered carpeting, room patios, free morning...
    • BBSAC440
    • College Display at Main Branch

    • 1963
    • This June 1963 image shows a College-centered display at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-2-32
    • Art Room at Main Branch

    • 1963
    • This circa 1963 image shows the art room at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street. The art section was located in the eastern wing of the third floor of the main library.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-6-7
    • Seventh and K Streets

    • 1963
    • Looking south from Merchant Street, this 1963 photograph shows Arden's women's clothing store at 700 K Street, the Flagstone Hotel at 1111 Seventh Street, and the Milner Hotel at 1121 Seventh Street. Arden's underwent sizable rennovations in 1942...
    • 1611
    • J Street:  424 through 428

    • 1963
    • This 1963 photograph shows a series of businesses on the south side of J Street, between Fourth and Fifth Streets. They are, right to left, the Pacific Loan and Jewelry Company at 424 J Street, the office of L. Fung, M.D., at 426 J Street, and the...
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    • Library Breakfast

    • 1963
    • This October 3, 1963, photograph captures the gaiety of the pre-Germany trip party for Sacramento City Library director Dorothy Drake (second from left). Left to right, are Marilyn Manning, Drake, Ms. May Drake, and George Ladd. The event was held...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-3-13
    • Danny's Garden Restaurant

    • 1963
    • This circa 1963 postcard shows the exterior of Danny's Garden Restaurant at 5675 Freeport Boulevard. It was set within the Blomberg Center, built in 1950 by the basalite rock construction company, Blomberg Builders. The company touted basalite as...
    • BBSAC641
    • Automotive Patron

    • 1963
    • Shown in October 1963 is a patron, making use of automotive reference materials in the reference room of the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street. The patron was not allowed to take the book out so opted to bring his...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-7-9
    • South Boundary of Main Library

    • 1963
    • This October 1963 photograph shows the aging building to the south of the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street. The primary tenant of the building was the World Theatre, located at 912 Ninth Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-3-15
    • Staffers at Main Branch

    • 1963
    • Shown in 1963 are three staff members of the Sacramento City Library: left to right are Mrs. Lucile Holland, library director Dorothy Drake and clerk Bonnie Crell. The main branch was located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-1
    • The Flamingo Motel - Rory Foster

    • 1963
    • This 1963 postcard shows West Sacramento's 21-unit Flamingo Motel at 920 West Capitol Avenue. In the 1968 Sacramento phonebook, the motel claimed to have "one of Sacramento's finest" heated swimming pools. It also boasted "courtesy coffee,...
    • BBSAC450
    • Sacramento River Deep Water Channel

    • 1954
    • The Port of Sacramento's nascent deep water channel is pictured here on January 18, 1954. The two silos are on the north bank of the channel. The earliest feasibility study on the Port was done in 1911 by Paul Norboe, an engineer for the State of...
    • 649b
    • Sacramento River Deep Water Channel

    • 1954
    • The Port of Sacramento's nascent deep water channel is pictured here on January 18, 1954. The two silos are on the north bank of the channel. The earliest feasibility study on the Port was done in 1911 by Paul Norboe, an engineer for the State of...
    • 649c
    • Danny's Garden Restaurant, Sacramento, California

    • 1963
    • Shown in circa 1963 is the bar of Danny's Garden Restaurant, at 5675 Freeport Boulevard. Set within the Blomberg Center, it touted itself as "Sacramento's newest and most beautiful restaurant and cocktail lounge. Banquet facilities." The business...
    • BBSAC650
    • Anthropology Display at Main Branch

    • 1963
    • This art paper-driven display on anthropology and world cultures was photographed in February 1963 at the Sacramento City Library’s main branch, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-2-7
    • Travel Display at Main Branch

    • 1963
    • Shown in February 1963 is a travel display at the Sacramento City Library’s Main Branch, located at 828 I Street. Holding various travel titles is the Hindu god Vishnu.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-2-10
    • Flannigan trailer bookmobile

    • 1963
    • Children enter one of two Flannigan trailer units purchased for the Sacramento City Library in 1963 to serve as bookmobiles.
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    • Sacramento, California - Eastman Postcard

    • 1982
    • Shown in circa 1982 is a redeveloped section of K Street, near its intersection with Fourth Street. In the foreground is one of several gassed-powered trams that plied the K Street Mall from the 1970s, onward. In the background sits Gerald...
    • BBSAC405

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