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    • Mel's Service Station

    • 1960
    • Mel's, an abandoned service station at 1215 Second Street, bears the legend "Moved to 7451 Auburn Boulevard" hand-painted on the garage door. The gas pumps are still in place and a car is parked near the pumps and there are several cars parked...
    • 1378
    • Third Street, 1122 through 1128

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph reveals a derelict and abandoned group of storefronts on Third Street, between K and L Streets.
    • 689
    • Seventh Street:  1014 and 1014A

    • 1960
    • The vacant storefronts of Bill's Barber Shop at 1014A Seventh Street and Hing Kee Laundry at 1014 Seventh Street are shown in this 1960 photograph.
    • 715
    • Sixth Street:  1008 through 1018

    • 1960
    • This dormant section of Sixth Street, between J and K Streets, was photographed in 1960. The Yee Pharmacy at 1008 Sixth Street, Sacramento Hat Works at 1010 Sixth Street, the Stewart Hotel at 1012 Sixth Street, the Keystone Cafe at 1014 Sixth...
    • 1678
    • J Street, 612-618

    • 1960
    • This view of vacant stores displays signs identifying the Rancho Grande Restaurant (612 J Street), Capital Glass Company (614 J Street), Al & Ray's Music Store (616 J Street), and Star Barber Shop (618 J Street). An automobile is parked at the...
    • 925
    • Sixth Street:  1022 through 1026

    • 1960
    • This photograph, taken in circa 1960, reveals a portion of Sixth Street. Businesses included are Harry's Clothing at 1022 Sixth Street, the Sixth & K Grocery at 1024 Sixth Street, the Stadion Cafe and Greek Lodge at 1024 Sixth Street, and the...
    • 1679
    • Demolition of Leroy's

    • 2003
    • Taken on December 30, 2003, this photograph depicts the demolished Leroy's Jewelers building, located next to the JNJ Gold building.
    • 2294b
    • Mural Dedication in Rubble

    • 2003
    • Taken on December 30, 2003, this photograph shows a dedication board for a mural that covered what had been Leroy’s Jewelers at the southeast corner of Eighth and K Streets. A victim of fire three years earlier, the building was razed the same day...
    • 2294c
    • Krohn Sign Company

    • 1960
    • This 1960 photograph shows the Krohn Sign Company at 230 I Street.
    • 778
    • J Street: 423 through 431

    • 1959
    • This 1959 photograph shows the storefronts of Silvius and Shoenbackler Bookbinders at 423 J Street, Charley's Shoppe at 425 J Street, and the Roxy Hotel at 431 J Street.
    • 82
    • Jon's Home Furniture

    • 1960
    • This 1960 photograph offers a view of 1201 Front, location of the Stanford Brothers store during the Gold Rush era. Notes with the photograph date that store to 1856. Jon's Home Furniture (1213 Front Street) was formerly a wholesale paper...
    • 787
    • Building on Eighth and K Streets after Fire

    • 2003
    • This digital image of a burned out Leroy’s Jewelers was taken on the evening of December 29, 2003. The building caught fire in May 2000, exacting over 150,000 dollars in damage and drawing a three alarm response of over 45 firefighters. Up to the...
    • 2294a
    • J Street:  624 through 626

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows the facade of the C. H. Krebs and Company building, housing the Capital Hotel at 626 J Street, a single room and Eli Jeweler at 624 J Street.
    • 137
    • Second Street:  908

    • 1970
    • What had been the home to Joe's Baggage Room at 908 Second Street sits haggard and vacant in this circa 1970 photograph.
    • 1564c
    • Second Street:  908 through 914

    • 1970
    • Taken in circa 1970, this color photograph reveals the western strech of Second Street, between I and J Streets. The pictured buildings are vacant, awaiting a an earnest effort by the City of Sacramento and other players to develop a 28-acre...
    • 1564f
    • Second Street:  908 through 914

    • 1970
    • Shown in this circa 1970 photograph, on the west side of Second Street, is the Hotel Enterprise at 914 Second Street. Built in circa 1880, the building was originally the home to Hall, Luhrs and Company Wholesale Grocers, one of the first...
    • 1564d
    • Hunter's Drugs

    • 1970
    • Photograph circa 1970 of Hunter's Drugs at 912 Second Street. Located near the end of downtown Sacramento at Second Street and I Street, this property housed hotels during the first part of the 1900's. In the 1950s and early 1960s employment...
    • 1565
    • Vacant Structure at Third and J Streets

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows J Street, between Third and Fourth Streets. The white-washed structure was built in 1893, but vacant at the time of the photograph. Also visible are the Charleston Hotel at 301 J Street, Mike's Barber Shop at 305...
    • 947
    • Second Street:  1127 through 1131

    • 1960
    • This 1960 photograph shows the vacant homes of what were La Copa de Leche Restaurant at 1127 Second Street and the Big Mug Cafe at 1131 Second Street.
    • 1520
    • Seventh Street:  1006 through 1010A

    • 1961
    • Pearl's Beauty Shop at 1008 Seventh Street and the Magic Kitchen Restaurant at 1010A Seventh Street are visible in this 1961 photograph. 1006 Seventh Street was vacant at the time the photgraph was taken.
    • 1615

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