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    • Wayne Waller at Sylvan Oaks Branch

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 image shows librarian Wayne Waller sitting at the reference desk at the Sylvan Oaks Branch of the Sacramento County Library. Waller joined the library system in 1974, ascending to the position of branch manager for Sylvan Oaks in...
    • PH-SPL-SYL-1-28
    • Capitol Park, Sacramento, Cal. - Blank Back

    • 1995
    • This 1995 postcard shows a camellia bush in Capitol Park. Located at Thirteenth and L streets, it is part of the Pioneer Camellia Grove that was planted in March 1942 by the Native Sons and Daughters of the Golden West. A total of 50 trees were...
    • BBSAC295
    • Sacramento River and the Delta

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 aerial photograph provides an ideal view of the city of Walnut Grove, along the Sacramento River. Prominent sights are the Walnut Grove Bridge; to the lower, left-hand corner, Delta Cross Channel; and, to the upper, left-hand...
    • BBSAC725
    • American River  - CT 2738

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 postcard shows the American River at sundown. The river is a vestige of the Sacramento Valley's prehistoric status as a massive tidal marsh, covered by tule reeds, rushes, willows and a variance of native trees and grasses.
    • BBSAC728
    • Clare Ellis and Sacramento Room Treasures

    • 1995
    • This 1995 photograph shows Sacramento Room Librarian, Clare Ellis, posing with some of the Sacramento Room's treasures. Ellis, a graduate of Catholic University in Washington, D.C., served with the Sacramento Public Library until 2009. Prior to...
    • 1651
    • "Marketing Exceptionalk (sic) Residences Exceptionally Well"

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 postcard promotes the Lyon Real Estate Company. Founded in 1946 by William L. Lyon, the business, at the time this photograph was taken, was the largest real estate brokerage in the capital region. Pictured, left to right, are...
    • BBSAC768
    • Old Sacramento - Modes of Transportation

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 postcard shows, most prominently, the Delta King riverboat, the Tehama Building at the northeast corner of Front and J streets, and the Pony Express monument, dedicated in 1976. The back of the postcard carries the following...
    • BBSAC518
    • It's Great to be From Sacramento

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 postcard shows a selection of celebrities with Sacramento connections. They are 1) artist Wayne Thiebaud; 2) Olympian Mark Spitz; 3) actor Levar Burton; 4) journalist Herb Caen; 5) writer Joan Didion; 6) actor Molly Ringwald; 7)...
    • BBSAC808
    • Esquire Theater, Sacramento, CA

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 postcard shows the marquee of the Esquire Theater, located at 1219 K Street. Looming in the background are the 319,000 square-foot Danny Benvenuti building, located at 1325 J Street, and, to the right of that, the Pacific Bell...
    • BBSAC055
    • Old Sacramento, California, Carriage

    • 1995
    • Shown in circa 1995 is a horse-drawn carriage making its way by the Heywood Building, located in the Old Sacramento State Historic Park and at the southeastern corner of Second and J streets. Constructed in 1857, the building was one of the most...
    • BBSAC551
    • Sacramento, California, Capitol Bank of Commerce

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 postcard provides an evening view of Capitol Mall and the 19-story Capitol Bank of Commerce, located at 300 Capitol Mall. Built in 1983/84, the structure -- also known as the 'Emerald Tower' -- provided nearly 400,000-square-foot...
    • BBSAC052
    • Sacramento, California - Duplicate of BBSAC050

    • 1995
    • This 1995 postcard provides a view, looking east, of the Tower Bridge, built in 1935, and Capitol Mall, established in the 1960s as a result of the city's aggressive redevelopment planning. The mall is bounded by the California State Capitol...
    • BBSAC084
    • California State Capitol, Legislative Chambers

    • 1995
    • Shown to the right in this circa 1995 postcard are the California State Senate Chambers; to the left are those occupied by the California State Assembly. Located at the south wing of the Capitol Building, the Assembly Chamber is graced by a...
    • BBSAC323
    • Constitution Wall

    • 1995
    • This circa 1995 postcard shows "Constitution Wall," set within the interior courtyard of the Secretary of State and California State Archives complex at Eleventh and O Streets. The 95-foot-high wall of metallic-oxide-stained stucco contain's a...
    • BBSAC175
    • Yolo Shortline Railroad

    • 1995
    • Shown in circa 1995 is a locomotive of the Yolo Shortline Railroad. Started in the winter of 1991, the line hauled sugar products, coke and grain from West Sacramento to Clarksburg. In a matter of a few years, it stretched its run to 26-miles,...
    • BBSAC635
    • Folsom's Historic Powerhourse

    • 1995
    • Shown is 1995 is the Folsom Powerhouse. Built in 1895, the plant and its surroundings were added to the National Register of Historic Places. It played a role in the first ever delivery of hydroelectric power, sending its charge 22-miles to Station...
    • BBSAC912
    • Folsom Museum Located steps away form downtown

    • 1995
    • Shown in circa 1995 is a portion of the Folsom Historical Society's Pioneer Village, located at 196 Wool Street. It is there that visitors can learn gold panning, the fundamental of blacksmithing, and see a settler's cabin and visit a train museum.
    • BBSAC891
    • Folsom, California

    • 1995
    • Captured in circa 1995 is Folsom's Sutter Street and the fa├žade of William Carriage House Antiques, located at 728 Sutter Street. It was established in 1970 by Joyce Williams.
    • BBSAC892
    • Folsom, California

    • 1995
    • This 1995 postcard shows Folsom's Sutter Street, intersected by Riley Street. The view looks southwest toward Sturm's Hotel. The pictured median was installed sometime in the mid-1960s.
    • BBSAC893


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