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    • The Review, 1935

    • 1935-01-01
    • Sacramento High School is located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street in Sacramento, California. Founded just one week after San Francisco’s Lowell High School opened its doors in mid-August 1856, “Sac High” has matured into the second oldest high school...
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    • Clunie Memorial Swimming Pool

    • 1937
    • Florence Turton Clunie donated $150,000 in 1935 to have something substantial and of use to the community built on the grounds of McKinley Park. In August of 1936 over 4000 eager children and adults descended on the newly-filled Clunie Pool, many...
    • BBSAC955
    • Block Plan for Foster Home Program

    • 1943
    • This 1943 brochure describes the Foster Home Program, an effort to provide day care and recreation to children whose parents were involved in war industry work in the Sacramento area. All services under the program were free of charge.
    • EC-GOV-b06f05i01
    • Themis

    • March 21, 1889
    • Founded and edited by a talented team of newspapermen, educators, lawyers with political savvy and clout, Themis was envisioned as a completely independent journal offering counsel and providing access to justice and law. A literary journal with...
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    • William Land Park Community Clubhouse

    • 1930
    • The William Land Park Community Clubhouse is visible in this circa 1930 photograph. It was built with the remains of ranch buildings, including a hop kiln, on the Swanston-McDevitt tract at the time of the city’s purchase. In addition, an 8,000...
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    • Block Plan for Foster Home Program

    • 1943
    • This 1943 document accompanied a wartime program enabling Sacramento war industry workers in finding childcare for their families while away at work, free of charge. The service operated out of the Office of Civil Defense, located in Sacramento's...
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    • Hospital Care

    • 1939
    • This 1939 brochure provides information on the benefits involved with joining the Intercoast Hospitalization Insurance Association. The group was founded in Sacramento in 1932 as a handler of hospital and insurance needs for individuals and groups.
    • EC-BUS-b04f04i10
    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • January 29, 1910
    • Sacramento Weekly & Alta California was published Saturdays from October 16, 1909 to July 29, 1911 by the Sacramento Weekly and Alta Publishing Co. Managing Editor Evander B. Willis was a high-ranking member of the Masonic Order with newspaper...
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    • Anybody's Magazine Vol.1 No.5

    • September 1906
    • Anybody’s Magazine (also referenced in the publication is Sacramento Home Monthly) was a short lived monthly publication, created in Sacramento, California. It charged readers $1.00 a year for a subscription, with single copies running for 10...
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    • Rose Leaves, 1921

    • 1921-01-01
    • Centered at the junction of the California Central rails and the Central Pacific Railway and named for the abundant wildflowers in the area, the town of Roseville formed a school district in 1869 but had no schoolhouse of its own until 1872. A...
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    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • March 5, 1910
    • Sacramento Weekly & Alta California was published Saturdays from October 16, 1909 to July 29, 1911 by the Sacramento Weekly and Alta Publishing Co. Managing Editor Evander B. Willis was a high-ranking member of the Masonic Order with newspaper...
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    • The Sacramento Community Forum

    • 1935
    • The Sacramento Community Forum was a presence in the Capital City from the 1932 to the late 1950s, providing a platform through which residents could discuss the great issues of the time and find education through expert lectures and panels. Topics...
    • EC-CLU-b04f03i05
    • The Sacramento Community Forum

    • October 7 - November 25 1935
    • The Sacramento Community Forum was a presence in the Capital City from the 1932 to the late 1950s, providing a platform through which residents could discuss the great issues of the time and find education through expert lectures and panels. Topics...
    • EC-CLU-b04f03i04
    • The Sacramento Community Forum

    • 1951
    • The Sacramento Community Forum was a presence in the Capital City from the 1932 to the late 1950s, providing a platform through which residents could discuss the great issues of the time and find education through expert lectures and panels. Topics...
    • EC-CLU-b04f03i03
    • Greetings from Elk Grove, Calif. - with Horses

    • 1940
    • Between approximately 1930 when linen-backed cards first appeared and 1959 when production ceased horses and horseback riding in Elk Grove would have been as common as tractors and pick-up trucks. With that in mind a decision was made at some level...
    • BBSAC793
    • In Time of Emergency

    • 1968
    • This March 1968 government document from the U.S. Department of Defense provides readiness information in the event of nuclear attack or natural disaster. In 1968, the greater Sacramento area had no less than 42 attack sirens. They were tested on...
    • EC-GOV-b07f02i01

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