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    • Sacramento Riding Club

    • 1926
    • This 1926 photograph shows founding members of the Sacramento Riding Club, posing upon their horses just after a Sunday "breakfast ride" at the Atlasta Ranch, located in the Del Paso area of Sacramento County. Pictured are E.C. Porter, H. Hordorn,...
    • 1941
    • World's Fair Rodeo Parade

    • 1939
    • The World's Fair Rodeo Parade makes its way east, down K Street, in this May 1939 photograph. A stagecoach, piled with cowboys, skirts the south side of K Street. The street's edges are filled with spectators, including many children. Visible...
    • 1929c
    • K Street, Toward the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament

    • 1913
    • A bustling scene on K Street was captured in this 1913 photograph. A horse and wagon in the photograph’s foreground contrasts a slowly shifting paradigm toward the use of automobiles. Sidewalks are lined with pedestrians. In the background and...
    • 1365
    • The Capitol Hotel, Sacramento, Cal.

    • Shown at the southwest corner of Seventh and K Streets is the Capital Hotel. In 1887, the 100-unit property underwent a 20,000 dollar rennovation that included marked expansion, giving the Capital a 100-foot frontage on K Street and 120-foot...
    • BBSAC438
    • Fifth Street, Lincoln, Calif.

    • 1890
    • Show in circa 1890 is the Lincoln's Hotel Burdge, located at the corder of Fifth and G streets. To the left is the brick-clad Independent Order of Odd Fellows building while, to the right, is a general store. The hotel was built in 1883 for 5,500...
    • BBSAC729
    • Hotel Land - Sacramento's Largest and Best Popular Price Hotel

    • 1911
    • Making its way along L Street, in this circa 1911 postcard, is the Hotel Land's 26-horse power, 18-passenger Frayer-Miller auto bus. The Land started the service -- the first of its kind in the city -- at the end of 1910, when it starting...
    • BBSAC460
    • Hotel Land, Sacramento, Cal. - Souvenir Publishing Co.

    • 1912
    • This circa 1912 postcard captures the grandeur of the Hotel Land at its perch at the southwest corner of Tenth and K streets. Opened in August 1910, the five-story Land, rising in the spot where the State House Hotel once stood, was the work of...
    • BBSAC461
    • Days of '49 Participants

    • 1922
    • Posed next to a coach is a group of men with instruments (fiddle, banjo, flute, guitar). Two men sit on the driver's seat and three more sit inside the coach. A sign on the coach reads, "Wells, Fargo & Co. U.S. Mail Clear Lake and Ukiah [North]."
    • 2147a
    • Days of '49 Participants

    • 1922
    • Posed next to a coach is a group of men with instruments (fiddle, banjo, flute, guitar). Two men sit on the driver's seat and three more sit inside the coach. A sign on the coach reads, "Wells, Fargo & Co. U.S. Mail Clear Lake and Ukiah [North]."
    • 2147b
    • Hotel Sacramento - Corner View, Edward H. Mitchell

    • Impressive early view of the Hotel Sacramento at Tenth Street and K Street adorns the front of this postcard. Potted trees are arranged in front of the building on both sides, while horse-drawn vehicles rest at curbside near the streetcar tracks...
    • BBSAC480
    • Mule-drawn Combine Harvester on the Wiseman Family Ranch

    • 1900
    • This circa 1900 postcard shows wheat harvesting activity on the Wiseman family ranch, located within the Sacramento Valley. In 1899, Yolo (2.5 million), Sacramento (1.1 million), Colusa (3.2 million), Sutter (1.2 million) and San Joaquin (4.1...
    • BBSAC009
    • Hotel Sacramento Under Construction

    • 1925
    • Here is a view of the Hotel Sacramento as it sits under construction in circa 1908. The primary building medium was concrete - the floors, stairways and columns were all composed to it. Just two to three years out from the San Francisco...
    • 635
    • Peaches by the Wagon Load, Peach Orchard, Near Sacramento, CA

    • In the earlier part of the previous century the Sutter/Yuba/Southern Butte area east of Sacramento was labeled the "Peach Bowl of the World" for its production of over half of the canning peaches in California. In 1928 Sutter County had over 20,000...
    • BBSAC011
    • J Street between Twenty-seventh and Twenty-eighth

    • 1888
    • This circa 1888 photograph of J street between Twenty-Seventh and Twenty-eighth Streets shows a horse drawn omnibus in motion, heading east. The remains of Sutter's Fort and its central building rest on a knoll in the background.
    • 1515
    • Sacramento Riding Club Group Photograph

    • 1926
    • This May 1926 photograph shows members of the Sacramento Riding Club, posing before the Atlasta Ranch, located off of Auburn Boulevard in the Del Paso district of Sacramento County. After arriving at the ranch, the group had breakfast, hence the...
    • 1527
    • Streets of Old Sacramento

    • 1996
    • Seven photographic views of Old Sacramento merge on the cover of this postcard from 1996. The following descriptive information appears on the back of the card, "History abounds in this picturesque area that once flourished during the Califiornia...
    • BBSAC519
    • Old Sacramento - Night

    • 1990
    • Set aglow in this evening shot from circa 1990, are, left, the original Bank Exchange Saloon and Union Hotel, resting at the northwest corner of Second and K streets. Also visible are reenactors in antebellum garb and the terrace of Cafe La Salle,...
    • BBSAC523
    • Hauling Wheat in California, Sacramento

    • “Wheat farming dominated the life and economy of the Sacramento Valley from 1867 until 1893.” Acreage of wheat planted increase from 200,000 in 1866 to 400,000 in 1873, increasing to 1,000,000 in 1882. By 1865 the price paid for California grain...
    • BBSAC019
    • Old Sacramento - Gold Rush Days

    • 2000
    • This 2000 postcard shows events attached to Gold Rush Days, an event held at Old Sacramento State Historic Park. Starting in 1998 as the Second Great Gold Rush (to commemorate the discovery of gold in Coloma), and held over Labor Day Weekend, the...
    • BBSAC532


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