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    • 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
    • Old Sacramento - Scope Enterprises

    • 2000
    • This circa 2000 scene provides a window into Old Sacramento's Gold Rush Days, the annual rehabilitation of Sacramento's 49er roots. Visible upon dirt-covered streets are wagons and coaches on Second Street between J and K streets. Prominent...
    • BBSAC535
    • Old Sacramento, 1857

    • 2000
    • This circa 2000 postcard shows a painting of the B. F. Hastings Building, at Second and J streets as it appeared in 1857. It was from this building, constructed in 1852/53, that the Pony Express started its first eastward overland journey, on...
    • BBSAC536
    • 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
    • Old Sacramento by James Blank

    • 1999
    • This circa 1999 postcard shows Old Sacramento State Historic Park's Front Street, between J and K streets. Standing as one of Sacramento's prime tourism destinations, it was felt, after its estabishment as a State Historic Park in 1965, that it...
    • BBSAC537
    • Sacramento, Cal., Looking up J Street - Made in Germany

    • 1909
    • This circa 1909 postcard shows a flurry of early urban activity on J Street, between Front and Second streets. Notable are, to the right, the Ennis Brown Company and, to the right, Wood, Curtis and Company. By 1927, both produce companies will...
    • BBSAC359
    • 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
    • Night Scene, People's Savings Bank Building, Sacramento, Cal

    • 1912
    • This circa 1912 postcard shows an evening rendering of the People's Savings Bank, located at the southwest corner of Eighth and J streets. The bank was founded in 1879 in the St. George Building, at the corner of Fourth and J, as a simple savings...
    • BBSAC096
    • Neubourg and Lages Company

    • 1880
    • This circa 1880 postcard shows the Neubourg and Lages milling and malting business, also known as the Star Mills and Malt House, located on the west side of Fifth Street, between J and K Streets. Founded in 1866, by Christopher Lages and Leonard...
    • BBSAC172
    • Man Driving a Carriage

    • 1930
    • A man drives his carriage and pair, with one horse hitched one in front of the other. The setting is most likely the old State Fair grounds near Capitol Park and the occasion is probably a horse show.
    • 289
    • Elk's Building, Sacramento

    • 1910
    • The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks was organized in Sacramento in December of 1895 at a banquet held at the Golden Eagle Hotel at 7th and K Streets. The group met at Forester's Hall until they leased quarters at 9th and J Streets in 1898....
    • BBSAC971
    • Georgiana School, Sacramento County

    • 1890
    • Shown in circa 1890 is the Georgiana School. The Georgiana School District was formed in 1866, with the school house standing along the Sacramento River, halfway between Isleton and Walnut Grove. At around the time this images was captured, between...
    • BBSAC667
    • K Street Looking West, Sacramento, Cal. -Newman Postcard Co.

    • 1917
    • This circa 1917 postcard shows K Street as seen looking westerly from roughly Ninth Street. Prominent are the Federal Building and Post Office at the corner of Seventh and K streets. Also visible are the Hales Deparment Store and the Clunie...
    • BBSAC366
    • 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
    • City Brewery

    • 1900
    • Pictured in circa 1900, at the northeast corner of Twelfth and ""H"" Streets, is the City Brewery. It was established in 1856 by German expatriates Wilhelm Borchers and Benedict Hilbert. The two-story structure was made of brick, rested on a lot...
    • 131
    • Street Fair, 1902

    • 1902
    • With the assistance of two whitely-clad men, two dark-colored horses pull an ornately-decorated carriage during Sacramento’s Street Fair of May 1902.
    • 2088a
    • N Street Looking West

    • 1910
    • This circa 1910 postcard offers a rendering of N Street, looking west toward the California State Capitol building. In the foreground, notice hitching post to accomodate several residences along the south side of N Street. Several infant fan...
    • BBSAC585
    • J Street, Sacramento, California - Edward H. Mitchell

    • 1910
    • This circa 1910 postcard shows J Street, looking west, from Ninth Street. To the left of the frame, with its distinct rooftop garden, is the Elks Temple, located at 824 J Street. Also visible is a Pacific Gas and Electric street car, making its...
    • BBSAC368
    • K Street, Sacramento, California - Edward H. Mitchell Publisher

    • 1909
    • This circa 1909 postcard shows K Street, looking west, between Sixth and Seventh streets. The grayish building to the left is the Masonic Temple. The brownish sandstone structure before that is John Breuner's Furniture. To the immediate right in...
    • BBSAC369
    • Street Fair, 1902

    • 1902
    • A carriage, shrouded in feathers and flowers and pulled by two white horses, and coached by a parasol-toting woman is the focus of this May 1902 photograph. The shot was taken during the city’s Street Fair festivities.
    • 2088c


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