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    • Carmichael Shopping Center - Carmichael, Calif.

    • 1960
    • The Carmichael Shopping Center at the intersection of Fair Oaks Boulevard, Palm and Marconi Avenues was an oasis of commerce in the days when properties were large and the area sparsely settled. In the 1920s a former fruit packing house refitted as...
    • BBSAC802
    • Arcade Library from Marconi Avenue

    • 1976
    • The unique style concept of the Sacramento County Library’s Arcade branch is visibile from the Marconi Avenue in this 1976 photograph. The jet traffic from McClellan Air Force Base as well as vehicular traffic from Marconi and Fulton Avenues were a...
    • PH-SPL-ARC-2-27
    • Town and Country Village

    • 1955
    • Taken around 1955, this aerial view shows the Town and Country Shopping Center at the northeast corner of Fulton and Marconi Avenues.
    • 1636a
    • Town and Country Village

    • 1955
    • This 1955 photograph provides an aerial view of the Town and Country Village shopping center, located at the intersection of Fulton and Marconi Avenues.
    • 1636b
    • I Street, 524-530

    • 1960
    • Two buildings at 6th and I Streets adjacent to a vacant lot are shown in this photograph taken in 1960. A sign visible on the corner building identifies a street level entrance to the Marconi Hotel and there is a partially covered sign painted on...
    • 783
    • Arcade Baptist Church

    • 1957
    • This circa 1957 photograph shows the Arcade Baptist Church during construction at its 3927 Marconi Avenue location. When completed in 1959, the 165,000 dollar structure had a seating capacity of 850 persons and would include a pastor's study,...
    • 661
    • Town and Country Village Shopping Center

    • 1948
    • This November 14, 1948, photograph shows the Town and Country Village, located at the intersection of Fulton and Marconi avenues. A brainchild of contractor, Jere Strizek, the open air shopping center opened in 1946 and, by 1951, was home to 73...
    • 683
    • Portrait of Golf Professional Frank Minch

    • 1929
    • This 1929 portrait captures ultra-dapper golf professional Frank Minch, a member of, and golf professional at, the Del Paso Country Club, located at 3333 Marconi Avenue. Minch was one of California's leading profesional golfers and a valued member...
    • 1496
    • Del Paso Country Club

    • 1960
    • Shown in circa 1960 is the Del Paso Country Club's clubhouse, located at 3333 Marconi Avenue. To the far left of the frame is the club's water tower. It was toppled in 1961 to make room for new construction and improvements that were completed in...
    • BBSAC560
    • Cardinal Grocery Store at Town and Country Village

    • 1959
    • Pictured in 1959 at its 2700 Marconi Avenue address is a Cardinal grocery store. Several period automobiles are parked in the foreground. The two-story market was part of the retro-styled Town and Country Village shopping center, built in 1949 by...
    • 400
    • The Review, June 1914

    • 1914-06-01
    • 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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    • The Chuck Wagon

    • 1950
    • Shown is a circa 1950 menu for the Chuck Wagon restaurant, located at the Town and Country shopping center at Fulton and Marconi avenues. The spot was opened in 1947 by Don Jacobs and Gene Ray for an investment of 32,000 dollars.
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    • Four Girls at Arcade Library

    • 1970
    • This August 16, 1967, photograph shows four girls at the Sacramento County Library’s Arcade Branch, located at 2727 Marconi Avenue. Pictured are, left to right, Kathy Bell, Jeni Cook, Paula Lutz, and Shivaun Essert.
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    • Children Surrounding Chart at Arcade Library

    • 1967
    • Shown on August 16, 1967, four children stand beside a chart tracking summer reading progress at the Sacramento County Library’s Arcade Branch, at 2727 Marconi Avenue. Left to right are Mary Waterhouse, Eric Warner, Sara Gore, and Sharon Ables.
    • PH-SPL-ARC-1-3
    • Judy Eitzen at Arcade Library

    • 1970
    • This circa 1971 photograph shows Judy Eitzen working at the Arcade Branch of the Sacramento County Library, at 2727 Marconi Avenue. She operates a recordak machine which created a micrographic record of the book transaction. Eitzen, branch manager...
    • PH-SPL-ARC-1-24
    • Arcade Library Story Time

    • 1970
    • This summer 1970 photograph shows librarian Betsey Hendrickson giving at story time at the Sacramento County Library’s Arcade Branch, located at 2727 Marconi Avenue.
    • PH-SPL-ARC-1-28
    • Draw Your Favorite Story at the Arcade Library

    • 1970
    • Shown in summer 1970 are several children in a “draw your favorite story” activity. The photograph was taken at the Sacramento County Library’s Arcade Branch, located at 2727 Marconi Avenue.
    • PH-SPL-ARC-1-29
    • Close-up of O’Neil Brothers Service Station

    • 1933
    • This closer view of gas pumps and service garages at the O’Neil Brothers Service Station at Thirteenth and L Streets was captured on May 12, 1933. In spite of its founders, Joseph and John O’Neil, dying during the 1940s, the company surged to five...
    • 145
    • Arcade Library Story Time

    • 1970
    • Librarian Betsey Hendrickson provides story time activities at the Sacramento County Library’s Arcade Branch, located at 2727 Marconi Avenue. In the background is the library’s “story tree” as well as portions of the Town and Country Shopping...
    • PH-SPL-ARC-1-30

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