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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
    • K Street Mall at Twelfth Street

    • 1975
    • Taken in circa 1975, this photograph captures a view of the K Street Mall, looking east from the intersection Twelfth and K Streets. To the left of the frame are the venerable McCurry's Photography at 1131 K Street and Lauter and Son's Gifts. To...
    • 1262
    • The River Lines

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    • Depicted on this postcard is a riverboat of River Lines, Incorporated, a company that provided passenger transportation and dredging services. The company was formed out of a merger of Citizen's Navigation, Merchant's Transportation and Sacramento...
    • BBSAC723
    • Cordova Lodge

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    • This street-level view of the Cordova Lodge at 10701 Folsom Boulevard shows the building, sign and parking lot as it appeared when business was very good. With the closure of Aerojet General and McDonnell-Douglas and the new Highway 50 bypassing...
    • BBSAC443
    • K Street, Sacramento - Colorpicture Publishers, Inc.

    • 1960
    • This color snapshot of K Street near 7th was part of the Fritz Vibe Post Card Service of Sacramento and bears the following description: “One of the many bustling downtown business streets in this modern and fast-growing capital city of the...
    • BBSAC367
    • Marshall Elementary School

    • 1955
    • This 1955 photograph captures Marshall Elementary School on 2718 G Street. Built in 1904 for 80,485 dollars, the school - well into the twenty-first century - stood as Sacramento's oldest existing school facility. Due to Field Act non-compliance,...
    • 1734
    • Capitol's First Floor Archive Exhibit Room, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1990
    • This circa 1990 postcard shows the filigreed detail of the ceiling within the California State Capitol's State Archives Exhibit Room. The most distinguishing detail of the parget decoration is a series of California Poppies. The room was restored...
    • BBSAC322
    • Leed's Storefront

    • 1934
    • This photograph of the storefront of Leed’s women’s shoes at 814 K Street was taken on the business’s opening day, September 15, 1934. Neon signage and large showcases are visible. The location, designed to store up to 12,000 pairs of...
    • 455
    • Merchant Street, Between Seventh and Eighth

    • 1962
    • This 1962 view of Merchant Street, between Seventh and Eighth Streets, shows the "Family Entrance" to Boitano's Restaurant and Bar at 712 J Street. To the left is the Crocker-Anglo National Bank at 700 J Streets. Beside it is Miro's Barber Shop...
    • 1457
    • North Side of Seventh Street, Looking Toward J Street

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    • Captured sometime in mid 1970s from the vantage point of Seventh Street, between I and J Streets, is the Security National Bank at 631 J Street and the Crocker Citizens National Bank at 700 J Street. In the middle of the frame, with its red brick...
    • 1619b
    • River Lines Company

    • 1945
    • Pictured in circa 1945 is a bustling scene before the River Lines office and receiving center at 1300 Front Street, with the twin spires of the Tower Bridge in the background. The company was primary in the transport of material and food stuffs...
    • 185
    • California State Capitol - Ken Raveill

    • 1996
    • This circa 1996 postcard provides an aerial view of the California State Capitol building, as seen from the west. The Capitol was originally constructed, from 1861 to 1873, of brick, providing no safety for the horizontal stresses brought on by...
    • BBSAC313
    • Sacramento, California  Tower Bridge - Smith Western Co.

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    • This postcard of the Tower Bridge shows the span at night taken from the south side with its mirror image reflected in the Sacramento River. The lights were first installed on the bridge for the August 1989 commemoration of John Sutter’s arrival...
    • BBSAC080
    • Zukor’s Women’s Clothing Store

    • 1947
    • Pictured on March 6, 1947, is Zukor’s, Incorporated, at 812 K Street. The nationwide women’s clothing chain opened its Sacramento location in the winter of 1930. Based in New York City, the company saw the Sacramento branch as the key...
    • 262

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