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    • California Western States Insurance Co. Building

    • 1953
    • This 1953 postcard shows the newly-dedicated California Western Insurance Building at 2020 L Street. The five story structure was viewed to be an exemplum of "efficiency for today and flexibility for tomorrow" with its 350-ton air conditioning...
    • BBSAC413
    • Anybody's Magazine Vol.1 No.2

    • June 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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    • California State Life Building

    • 1937
    • This circa 1937 postcard shows the south end of the intersection of Tenth and J streets. Shown most prominently is the California State Life Building, at 926 J Street, and built in 1925. Also shown are the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway...
    • BBSAC098
    • Tree Removal at Cesar Chavez Park

    • 2002
    • In this 2002 photograph, a large elm tree is removed from Cesar Chavez Park at Ninth and I Street. In the background, and on the south side of J Street, is the California Western States Life Insurance Company building, built in 1925.
    • 2266a
    • Eastward View Down J Street from the California Fruit Building

    • 1940
    • The California Fruit Building provides the vantage point for this circa 1940 photograph. Beyond the rear of the Travelers Hotel, the distance reveals, from left to right, the Elks Building, the California Western State Life Insurance Building, and...
    • 492
    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • February 05, 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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    • Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • December 18, 1909
    • 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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    • Parade down J Street between Seventh and Ninth

    • 1930
    • This aerial view circa 1930 of a parade along J Street shows a procession continuing as far as the frame of film could capture. There are flags, marchers, and the crowd that lines both sides of J Street to watch. The Windsor Hotel (924 Eighth...
    • 1085
    • Aerial View of a Parade

    • 1930
    • In this circa 1930 photograph, a parade ooches west on J Street. Legible signs include the Travelers Hotel at 460 J Street, the Berkeley Hotel 418 J Street and the Sutter Theater at 519 J Street. In the distance, the Elks Club building at 925...
    • 2085
    • California - Western States Life Insurance Building

    • 1945
    • Shown in circa 1945, and as seen from Plaza Park, is the Western States Life Insurance Building, located at 926 J Street. Constructed in 1925, the building housed Western States until its removal to a new Midtown headquarters in 1953. The 14-story...
    • BBSAC157
    • Eighth and K Streets Looking East

    • 1942
    • This October 19, 1942, view of K Street from just west of its intersection with Eighth Street reveals numerous businesses along both sides of the street: Dr. Edward F. Schneider, Dentist, at 1105 Eighth Street, Silver's Jewelers at 800 K Street,...
    • 1403
    • K Street, 1319-1325

    • 1945
    • This quiet street scene, photographed January 25, 1945, features two automobiles parked at the curb in front of the following businesses: F.E. Lauppe Commercial Insurance, (1319 K Street), Leslie H. Watkins, Optometrist (1321 K Street), John J....
    • 1413
    • California Western States Life Insurance Company

    • 1930
    • This circa 1930 photograph of the 14-story California Western State Life Insurance Building, also known as the Cal-West Building, was taken from across a shaded Plaza Park from the east side of Tenth Street in the 1920s. It was the tallest...
    • 864
    • I Street at Sixth Street

    • 1960
    • Photograph, taken in 1960, of the Sacramento Bail Bond Agency or Sacramento Insurance & Bond Agency (600 I Street), Robinson Hotel (602 I Street), Sacramento Collection Service Incorporated (606 I Street, on the southeast corner), and Joe Cotton...
    • 354
    • Air View of State Capitol and Office Buildings

    • 1943
    • This linen-finished card postmarked 1943 features an aerial view of part of downtown Sacramento facing southwest. The printed description on the back of the card reads, "Shown in this picture are the Library and Courts Building, State Office...
    • BBSAC221
    • Business Section from Air, Sacramento, CA

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    • The 1950s saw a period of population growth, increasing from 8,685 to an estimated 12,000. Sacramento, during that time, provided employment for 18,000 people with an annual payroll of approximately 90 million dollars. The 40s and 50s also...
    • BBSAC033
    • Themis

    • March 24, 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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