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    • The Elk, 1914

    • 1914-01-01
    • Growing children with no available outlet for further education was incentive enough for sixteen elementary school districts to establish California’s first union high school in Elk Grove. The initial building was housed in what is now Old Town...
    • Bret Harte Elementary School

    • 1945
    • This photograph of 47 Bret Harte students also includes two teachers and represents more than one classroom. It was taken in 1945 at the 3250 Franklin Boulevard location.
    • 1248
    • Bret Harte School

    • 1946
    • Taken on September 1, 1946, is a class picture at Bret Harte School, located at 3250 Franklin Boulevard. Pictured are 29 students and two teachers. They are identified as follows: Adams, Judy, bottom row, left to right #3; Clark, Bob-Top...
    • 824
    • Bret Harte School

    • 1956
    • A 1956 class picture at Bret Harte School, located at 3250 Franklin Boulevard, with twenty-three students and their teacher.
    • 825
    • Bret Harte School

    • 1950
    • A view, circa 1950, of the school library at Bret Harte School, which was located at 3250 Franklin Boulevard, showing children enjoying reading time.
    • 826
    • Bret Harte Elementary School

    • 1929
    • Class picture of the 8th grade class at Bret Harte School (3250 Franklin Boulevard), taken on June 7, 1929.
    • 1246b
    • Bret Harte Elementary School

    • 1929
    • Participants and props for a puppet show at Bret Harte School (3250 Franklin Boulevard). Taken on June 7, 1929.
    • 1246c
    • Safeway market

    • 1939
    • This photograph of a Safeway grocery store at 2600 Franklin Boulevard was taken on May 5, 1939. By this time, Safeway had placed well over twenty of its stores through Sacramento County. While the country was still recovering from the drags of...
    • 457
    • Bret Harte Elementary School

    • 1938
    • Eleven Bret Harte Elementary School (3250 Franklin Boulevard) students pose with their teacher on the lawn with trees for a backdrop, taken on June 3, 1938.
    • 1249
    • Saint Patrick’s Home for Children

    • 1932
    • This November 3, 1932, photograph shows the Saint Patrick’s Home for Children at 5945 Franklin Boulevard. The 250,000 dollar structure was dedicated on August 1, 1932, and received its first tenants three weeks later. It replaced a similar...
    • 1394
    • Canadian Fur Company

    • 1961
    • The art deco facade of Canadian Fur Company and Cold Storage at 4121 Franklin Boulevard lights up the night in 1961. The 1949 arrival of the store and factory was big news for the burgeoning area of South Sacramento.
    • 125
    • Campbell Soup Company

    • 1955
    • The Campbell Soup Company, located at Fourty-Third Street and Franklin Boulevard, has long been a fixture of Sacramento industry, opening in 1947. It closed in 2012, causing the loss of some 700 area jobs. The plant nearly closed in the 1990s,...
    • 1772
    • The Review, 1926

    • 1926-01-01
    • 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...
    • Nugget, 1948

    • 1948-01-01
    • C.K. McClatchy Senior High School is located at 3066 Freeport Boulevard in Sacramento, California. Named after “Sacramento Bee” newspaper editor and owner Charles Kenny McClatchy, the school was built in 1937 by way of Public Works Administration...
    • Franklin Hichborn's Legislative Bulletin

    • January 13, 1917
    • Shown are several issues – numbers one through twelve of volume two -- of Frank Hichborn’s 1917 Legislative Bulletin, a weekly record and analysis of California state legislative actions done in terms that were understandable to the general public....


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