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    • Seventh Street:  1014 and 1014A

    • 1960
    • The vacant storefronts of Bill's Barber Shop at 1014A Seventh Street and Hing Kee Laundry at 1014 Seventh Street are shown in this 1960 photograph.
    • 715
    • Mason's Steam Laundry

    • 1893
    • This circa 1893 photograph captures the staff of Mason’s Steam Laundry as they pose before the business’s complex at Twelfth and D Streets. The engines driving the business’s growth were native-German Fred Mason and his wife Caroline, a native of...
    • 411
    • Second Street:  918 through 922

    • 1960
    • The World's Rescue Workers Mission at 918 Second Street, the Europe Hotel at 922 Second Street, Suey K Cleaners and Laundry at 922 Second Street, and the Enterprise Hotel at 914 Second Street are all present in this circa 1960 photograph.
    • 522
    • Sixth Street:  1027 through 1029

    • 1960
    • A stretch of Sixth Street, between J and K Streets, is shown in this circa 1960 photograph. The Trutime Watch Shop at 1027 Sixth Street, the Victory Laundry at 1027 Sixth Street, and United Shoe Shop at 1029 Sixth Street are all visible.
    • 1680
    • The Wasp

    • July 23, 1898
    • The San Francisco Wasp – based at 514 Market Street – operated as a colorful publication “of illustration and comment,” running from 1876 to 1941. The digitized pages are from July 23, 1898 and February 20, 1904 issues. Founded by the Bohemian...
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    • J Street, 527-531

    • 1960
    • A circa 1960 street scene showing the Pacific Hotel (527 Second Street), along with ground level businesses, the Fong Sing Laundry (527 Second Street), the G 'n' M Club, a tavern (529 Second Street), and Big Ben Loan Office (531 Second Street).
    • 604
    • Crocker Building and Other Businesses

    • 1956
    • This 1956 photograph shows the west side of J Street, between Second and Third Streets. Businesses include the Red Front Shoe Shop at 206 J Street, Hop Wo Laundry at 212 J Street, and the Jamall Hotel at 208 J Street. The Jamall was set in the...
    • 32
    • Fifth Street, 1011 through 1017

    • 1960
    • A moribund intersection at Fifth and J Streets is the subject of this 1960 photograph. Down the street were the Lucky Cafe at 1013 Fifth Street, Oasis Club at 1015 Fifth Street, Fong Laundry at 1011 Fifth Street, Ansonia Hotel at 1011 Fifth Street,...
    • 1510
    • Third and J Streets

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows a cluster of businesses on J Street, between Third and Fourth Streets. Visible are the Plaza Rooms at 300 J Street, the Troy Hotel at 302 J Street, the office of the Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee,...
    • 949
    • Seventh Street:  1118-1120

    • 1961
    • This 1961 photograph shows Jade Liquor at 1118 Seventh Street, Frank's Apartments at 1118 Seventh Street, and the ABC Cleaners at 1120 Seventh Street.
    • 1613
    • East of Third Street

    • 1960
    • Photograph, taken circa 1960, of J Street between Third and Fourth, showing the Star Cafe (tavern) (300 J Street), at the corner in the Nagele Building, the Plaza Hotel (300 J Street), the Troy Hotel (302 J Street), the Capital Farm Implement...
    • 952
    • Happy Time Cafe

    • 1960
    • This 1960 photograph shows a repurposed Eureka Engine Company Number Four Fire House at 1017 Fifth Street. Built in 1855, in the photograph, the structure holds the Happy Time Cafe at 1017 Fifth Street. The restaurant was operated by Peter Carli,...
    • 313
    • Terzakis Brothers Tailors

    • 1960
    • Pictured in 1961, at 432 J Street, is the Terzakis Brothers’ tailoring shop. The brothers, Thomas and Nicholas, were natives of Greece, having immigrated to the United States in 1905, then moving to Sacramento in 1916. Nicholas previously owned...
    • 314
    • OK Cafe

    • 1950
    • Pictured in this circa 1960 view of West End buildings is the vacant OK Cafe and the Olympia Grill (1028 Second Street), and the abandoned storefront for Gold Star Laundry (1026 1/2 Second Street). The Ok Cafe locked it's doors a few years before...
    • 1624
    • American Legion Marches on J Street

    • 1942
    • In this circa 1942 photograph, an American Legion color guard leads a massed unit of flag bearers on J Street, between Twelfth and Thirteenth Streets. Spectators line both sides of the street, a few observe from rooftops. Overhead banners read...
    • 2220
    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • December 4, 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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    • J Street east of Sixth Street

    • 1960
    • Photograph of O. Giorgi and Son, Custom Tailors (605 J Street) and Home Laundry (607 J Street), taken in 1960.
    • 330
    • J Street east of of Fifth Street

    • 1960
    • A 1960 photograph of businesses along J Street, east of Fifth Street. In view are the El Paso Cafe, Pacific Hotel, and Fong Sing Hand Laundry.
    • 332

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