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    • Sacramento River Waterfront near the Tower Bridge in 1937

    • 1937
    • The waterfronts of both Sacramento and West Sacramento bracket this photograph, taken on September 4, 1937. On the right side of the scene are two beached riverboats while the Superior Boat Livery and Paulson's Marina rest just below. On the left...
    • 553
    • River Scene at Sacramento, California

    • 1925
    • The Sacramento River around 1925 is the subject of this postcard distributed by W. C. Spangler News Agency of Sacramento. West Sacramento is to the left, the Southern Pacific Bridge is in the background and the sheds and buildings bordering Front...
    • BBSAC962
    • Sacramento Delta King

    • 2000
    • A dazzling "Delta King" riverboat rests near its wharf and landing in Old Sacramento, the modern Sacramento skyline in the background. Built in 1927 and initially paired with a companion ship, "The Delta Queen", the venerable vessel made daily...
    • BBSAC963
    • Old Sacramento - Union Pacific Train

    • 2000
    • Indicative of a rich railroading history, this circa 2000 postcard shows a Union Pacific 0-6-0 switching locomotive, making its way along Front and L streets in Old Sacramento State Historic Park. The engine was built in Lima, Ohio, in 1920. In...
    • BBSAC539
    • Shipping Scene, Sacramento River, Sacramento, California

    • Nearly a dozen vessels ranging from barges piled with bags to floating palaces bearing passengers back and forth to San Francisco crowd the Sacramento River below the Southern Pacific Bridge on this postcard dated July 1924 on the back. This image...
    • BBSAC088
    • Sacramento Delta King - Photo by James Blank

    • 1999
    • Resting near Old Sacramento State Historic Park, in 1999, is the "Delta King" riverboat. Prior to rehabilitation, the vessel, built in 1926, was sunk in Richmond Harbor for 15 months. After purchase, it arrived at Sacramento, under the power of...
    • BBSAC543
    • Sacramento River

    • 1996
    • Shown in circa 1996 is an evening view of Sacramento's Old Sacramento State Historic Park. The pictured river boats are, left to right, the "Delta King," the "Spirit of Sacramento," and the "Matthew McKinley." The pagoda-style roof of the Wong...
    • BBSAC547
    • "Sacramento River Front"

    • 1890
    • Shown in circa 1890 is eastern bank of the Sacramento River, near the Southern Pacific Railroad Steamer freight depots number six and seven, and fruit storage facilities. Notice the absence of the M Street Bridge downriver, not built until 1909.
    • BBSAC684
    • Port of Sacramento

    • 1965
    • This cargo ship is shown docked at the Port of Sacramento in this circa 1965 postcard. Completed just two years earlier, in 1963, the port was the terminus of a deep water channel that stretched southwesterly 43 miles to Suisun Bay, and its...
    • BBSAC784
    • The Tower Bridge from the West Bank

    • 1945
    • Clad in its original silver paint, the Tower Bridge is shown, in this circa 1945 postcard, from the West Sacramento side of the Sacramento River. The facility on the opposite bak is the M Street Municipal Wharf.
    • BBSAC065
    • Sacramento River Docks and the Southern Pacific Railroad Bridge

    • 1926
    • Taken on February 4, 1926, this photograph shows a high rising Sacramento River. The waterfronts and shipping facilities for both Sacramento proper, on the right, and the village of Broderick, on the left, are also visibile. Also visible is the...
    • 1194
    • Confluence of the American and Sacramento Rivers

    • 1978
    • This birds-eye view of the Sacramento Region from 1978 shows Discovery Park in the foreground and Interstate 5 as it crosses the American River and heads south at what is sometimes referred to as “Crossroads of the West.” The old water treatment...
    • BBSAC935
    • Sacramento, Cal. Sacramento River Scene

    • This placid scene of the Sacramento River and its namesake city’s waterfront business buildings during the first decade of the 20th Century belie the level of intense activity and traffic that made it the hub of the greatest inland waterway in the...
    • BBSAC692
    • Sacramento City, CA 1849

    • 1970
    • This postcard shows G.V. Cooper's 1849 lithograph of Sacramento, as viewed from the west side of the Sacramento River. Prominent are the intersection of J Street and Front Street. To the right of intersection is the Sam Brannan's Mansion House...
    • BBSAC744
    • Tower Bridge, Sacramento, California - B&W

    • This grayscale postcard shows the unofficial entryway to Sacramento proper, the Tower Bridge. The photograph was taken from the West Sacramento side of the Sacramento River, just north of the bridge. Construction on the bridge commenced in July...
    • BBSAC069


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