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    • Sacramento Public Library, Central Branch

    • 1962
    • This April 1962 photograph shows the west end of the reading room at the Sacramento Central Library at 828 I Street. It was located on the second floor, along with a reference room, delivery and open stacks for 20,000 volumes. The first floor...
    • 955
    • Main Branch of the City Library

    • 1955
    • Shown at the southwestern corner of Ninth and I Streets, in 1955, is the main branch of the Sacramento City Library at 828 I Street. The Hotel Californian, at 800 I Street, rests to the far right of the photograph.
    • 1762
    • Librarians at Main Library

    • 1936
    • Pictured in circa 1936 are librarians Dorothy Drake (left) and Grace Taylor Dean. Drake went on to serve as the library’s director from 1958 to 1971. Dean, a graduate of Sacramento High School and library director from 1933 to 1958, holds the...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-1
    • Librarians at Main Library

    • 1962
    • In this April 1962 photograph, librarians Bonnie Crell (left) and Melissa Silverberg sit in the staff area at the Sacramento City Library’s downtown branch, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-2
    • Librarian at Central Library

    • 1962
    • Librarian Helen Mayden poses for this April 1962 photograph, taken at the downtown branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street. Mayden was senior librarian in charge of business and municipal departments.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-3
    • Library Workers at Main Library

    • 1962
    • In this April 1962 photograph, library workers Bonnie Crell (left) and Melissa Silverberg sit in the staff area at the Sacramento City Library’s downtown branch, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-4
    • Irma Grimshaw at Main Library

    • 1962
    • This April 1962 photograph shows librarian Irma Grimshaw sitting at the Sacramento City Library’s downtown branch, locted at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-5
    • Children at Main Library

    • 1960
    • In this circa 1960 photograph, a group of giddy children qeueu up in the lobby area of the Sacramento City Library’s downtown library, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-6
    • View of Central Library

    • 1962
    • Shown in April 1962, and from the north side of I Street, is the Sacramento City Library’s downtown branch, located at 828 I Street. Several period card sit in the foreground.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-7
    • Students Studying at Main Library

    • April 18, 1962
    • This Apil 18, 1962, photograph shows several students making use of reference materials and study space at the Sacramento City Library’s downtown branch, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-8
    • Reference Desk

    • 1960
    • A moment of giddiness is captured in this 1960 photograph of the Reference Room in Sacramento's Central Library at 828 "I" Street. The library was built in 1917/18 through 100,000 dollar grant from Scottish-American steel baron and philanthropist...
    • 900
    • The Sacramento Room

    • 1996
    • This 1996 photograph reveals the splendor of the Sacramento Room, the archives and research room of the Central Library at 828 I Street. All of the wood work in the room - done in Honduran Mahogany - was performed by Sacramento's Burnett and Sons...
    • 1618b
    • Man at Main Branch

    • 1949
    • This 1949 image captures a man reading newspapers at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street. Beyond the open window is I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-17
    • Pages and Book Trucks

    • 1955
    • In this March 1955 photograph, library pages Esther Hicks (left) and Janie Jones stand behind book trucks at the downtown branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-18
    • Mary L. Cascio

    • March 1955
    • Shown in March 1955 is library clerk Mary Cascio at the downtown branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 “I” Street. Cascio, a first generation Italian American, retired from the City Library in January 1982 as a Library Technician II...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-19
    • Tsakopoulos Library Galleria

    • 1992
    • This 1992 photograph shows three different eras of Sacramento architecture. To the left of the photograph is the Angelo Tsakopoulos Galleria, built in 1992. To the right, and built in 1917, is Sacramento's Central Library at 828 I Street. To the...
    • 1622c
    • Library Staff at Main Branch

    • 1955
    • This March 1955 photograph shows several staff members at the main branch of the Sacramento Public Library, located at 828 I Street. Pictured, left to right, are librarians Reita Campbell, Beth Howes, Dorothy Bruno, Irma Grimshaw, Patricia Ladd,...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-1-26
    • Christmas Decorations at Main Branch

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 image captures an art paper Christmas tree sitting before books in an adult services section at the Sacramento City Library’s downtown branch, located at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-2-1
    • Christmas Tree Perched Over Reading Room

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows a Christmas tree perched over the northern side of the Sacramento City Library’s main library reference room, located at 828 I Street. The window looks out onto I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-2-4

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