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    • Al Androvich

    • 1943
    • This July 18, 1943, photograph shows McClellan baseball player Al Androvich posing upon a baseball bat. To start the second half of a season that McClellan had won the first half of, the Sacramento team faced Fresno's Hammer Field on this date,...
    • 1133
    • American Trust Company

    • 1948
    • This branch of the American Trust Company, located at 1501 Del Paso Boulevard, is the focal point of this photograph, taken July 12, 1948. At the time this photograph was taken, American Trust was the seventeenth largest bank in the country,...
    • 1877
    • Anybody's Magazine Vol.1 No.3

    • July 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...
    • Basketry at the Sutter's Fort Indian Museum

    • 1955
    • This 1955 photograph, taken at the California Indian Museum, reveals a display case containing Native Californian basketry. The museum, built in July 1940 for 60,000 dollars, is located adjacent to Sutter's Fort, at 2618 K Street.
    • 1749
    • Bedell's Restaurant

    • 1947
    • This photograph of Bedell's Restaurant at 1117 Eleventh Street, was taken on July 25, 1947. During the 1940s and 50s, the bar and eatery was a popular meeting place for legislators and lobbyists.
    • 712
    • Bird's-Eye View of Sacramento, CA - with color

    • July 9, 1906
    • An account in “Sacramento, City and County California, The Capital and Garden of an Empire” printed in 1906 details Sacramento City as both County Seat and capital of California, situated just below or south of the juncture of the American and...
    • BBSAC028
    • Cal Expo- Sacramento, California

    • 1968
    • This circa 1968 postcard shows Cal Expo, sitting on the northern banks of the American River. The 1,000 acre grounds were opened on July 1, 1968, when Governor Ronald Reagan unlocked park gates.
    • BBSAC931
    • California Exposition, Sacramento, Cal. - Mike Roberts Studio

    • 1965
    • For well over fifty years the California State Fair stood at the intersection of Y Street (later Broadway) and Stockton Boulevard and the grounds ran nearly a mile north and east from there and then up 48th Street and back to Y. Upon entering the...
    • BBSAC341
    • California Governor's Mansion

    • 1943
    • This photograph of the California Governor's Mansion was taken on July 24, 1943, from the northeast corner of Sixteenth and H Streets. When the structure was built by Albert Gallatin as a private residence in 1877, the area was semi-rural. The...
    • 260
    • California State Fair Poultry Building

    • 1932
    • This July 15, 1932, photograph provides a view of the California State Fair's Poultry Building. The 25,000 square foot structure was built by Sacramento contractors Guth and Fox in 1931/32 for a cost of 75,000 dollars. The interior included...
    • 1063
    • Camp Sacramento

    • 1928
    • Pictured here, in the 1920s, is a place holding a reputation for being one of the finest municipally- operated summer camps in the country, Camp Sacramento. Set at 6,500 feet and within a forty acre site known as Sayles Flat, the Camp opened in...
    • 714
    • Camp Sacramento Brochure

    • 1938
    • Camp Sacramento, a city-operated, fee-based campground located 85-miles east of Sacramento, is the subject of this 1938 brochure. In operation since 1919, the camp season ran for two months, from July through August.
    • EC-GOV-b02f02i04
    • Capital Camp Members on Parade

    • 1931
    • In this July 4, 1931, photograph, a group of axe-carrying young men, representing Capital Camp, make their way eastward on K Street, between Ninth and Tenth Streets. 1931’s Independence Day proved a memorable one in Sacramento: 17 fires were...
    • 52
    • Central Hall

    • 1877
    • This July 1877 program was created for a St. Paul's Sabbath School Concert to be held at Sacramento's Central Hall, located on K Street, between Seventh and Eighth streets. The Sacramento Daily Union described the nature of the undertaking as both...
    • EC-CHU-b01f04i04
    • Civil War Display at Main Branch

    • 1961
    • This July 1961 photograph captures a display on the American Civil War. The exhibit stoof at the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, lcaoted at 828 I Street.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-2-27
    • Comstock Building Burns

    • 2003
    • Amassed before the gutted Comstock Building on July 3, 2003, are units of the Sacramento Fire Department. The fire started at 5 a.m., making short work of the historically vital building, constructed in 1861 and shown to the left. Started soon...
    • 2264k
    • Comstock Building Burns

    • 2003
    • On July 3, 2003 the last of many fires finally caused the razing of the Comstock Building. These photos show much of the process of quenching the fire and bulldozing the building.
    • 2264i
    • Comstock Building Burns

    • 2003
    • On July 3, 2003 the last of many fires finally caused the razing of the Comstock Building. These photos show much of the process of quenching the fire and bulldozing the building.
    • 2264g
    • Comstock Building Burns

    • 2003
    • Breathing its last breath on July 3, 2003, is the Comstock Building at Eighth and J Streets. The three-story building was constructed in 1861 by Leland Stanford and sold to burgeoning Sacramento businessman and native-Austrian Anthony Coolot. He...
    • 2264f
    • Comstock Building Burns

    • 2003
    • On the afternoon of July 3, 2003, construction and fire crews raze the remains of the Comstock building, located at Eighth and J Streets. Built of brick, the structure was, in part, known for the ornamental tiles that dotted its facade. They had...
    • 2264a


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