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    • Children at Main Library

    • 1964
    • Several children sit with books while visiting the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street. The image was captured in 1964.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-6-12
    • Costume History Display

    • 1964
    • This 1964 photograph captures a display on costume history at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street. Women’s garb in the fifteenth, ninetheenth and twentieth-centuries is portrayed.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-2-50
    • Librarian at Reference Desk

    • 1964
    • This 1964 image captures librarian Esther Shuerman, head of the reference department, sitting at the reference desk at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street. Looming behind her, and across I Street, is the United...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-7-8
    • Rose Guerra

    • 1964
    • Shown in 1964 are library clerk Rose Guerra and her niece Rose Baez, wearing identical dresses. The image was captured at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-4
    • Library Staffer

    • 1964
    • Shown in 1964 is library worker Terry Miller. The photograph was taken at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-8-2
    • Folsom Dam

    • 1964
    • Shown in circa 1964 is the Folsom Dam. The 340-foot high, 1,400-foot wide structure was built between 1948 and 1956, making it a vital linchpin in one of the nation's largest water conveyance systems, the Central Valley Project. Its value has...
    • BBSAC060
    • Girl Scouts at Library

    • 1964
    • This 1964 image captures Sacramento City Library director Dorothy Drake (left) with members of the Girl Scouts. The photograph was taken at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-5
    • Library Staff

    • 1964
    • This 1964 photograph shows two Sacramento City Library legends, clerk Mary Cascio (standing) and librarian Irma Grimshaw, working on the third floor of the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-8-6
    • Irma Grimshaw Retirement

    • 1964
    • Pictured in December 1964 is the retirement party of librarian Irma Grimshaw held at the main branch of the Sacramento Public Library, located at 828 I Street. Left to right are Grimshaw, clerks Muriel Wolleson and Rose Guerra, and librarian...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-12
    • Dorothy Drake

    • 1964
    • This 1964 image captures Sacramento City Library director Dorothy Drake. The photograph was taken at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-8-10
    • Irma Grimshaw Retirement

    • 1964
    • This December 1964 photograph shows, left to right, librarian Patricia Ladd, library director Dorothy Drake, librarian Irma Grimshaw, and librarian Dorothy Simpson. The picture, captured at Grimshaw’s retirement party, was taken at the main...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-16
    • Mansion Inn, Downtown Sacramento at 16th and H Streets

    • April 6, 1964
    • This April 1964 postcard shows the courtyard and swimming pool of the Mansion Inn, at 700 Sixteenth Street. As the story goes, Governor Pat Brown would occassionaly dart across H Street in his swimming trunks for a quick jump into the pool and then...
    • BBSAC465
    • Burned House at 229-231 O Street

    • 1964
    • This August 11, 1964, photograph shows a fire-gutted home at 229 and 231 O Street. The blackened and hollowed structure is overgrown with trees, bushes and grass. Vacant at the time of the fire, the Victorian-style home was built prior 1895. To...
    • 2474
    • Bethel Temple

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    • The unique design of the Bethel Temple sign at 565 Howe Avenue was especially effective at night, and from late 1964 until 1980 the glow mingled with the fog from the American River to cast an eerie light for motorists. Prior to 1964 the corner of...
    • BBSAC200
    • Breuners:  Preparing Christmas Dinner out at Aunt Molly's Home

    • 1964
    • This 1964 postcard provides a view of one of Breuners Furniture's traditional Holiday window displays. The back of the card reads: "Breuner's 30th musical, moving Christmas display depicts 'Preparing Christmas Dinner at Aunt Molly's Home' where...
    • BBSAC819
    • The C.P. Huntington at Sacramento

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    • Pictured near the Southern Pacific Railroad's passenger station is the C.P. Huntington. It was placed at the pictured location in 1939. In 1964, Southern Pacific donated the Huntington to the State of California and, by 1980, it was undergoing...
    • BBSAC619
    • Edmonds Field

    • 1947
    • This July 1947 photograph shows busy box offices at the entrance to Edmonds Field at 1100 Broadway. Home to the Sacramento Solons baseball team, the stadium was built in 1922 as Moreing Field, named after team owner Lew Moreing. The stadium was...
    • 2281
    • The Elk, 1914

    • 1914-01-01
    • Growing children with no available outlet for further education was incentive enough for sixteen elementary school districts to establish California’s first union high school in Elk Grove. The initial building was housed in what is now Old Town...
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