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    • "K" Street Mall and Tram - Dexter Press

    • 1975
    • This circa 1975 postcard shows a street tram on K Street, between Eleventh and Twelfth streets. The pictured tram -- a rubber-tired, gasoline-powered replica of the area's old-time streetcars -- was part of a group that was placed within the K...
    • BBSAC406
    • Confucius Temple of Sacramento

    • 1959
    • Viewed from the north side of I Street in 1961 is the Confucius Church. Located at the Sixth and I Streets, the recently built structure cost 600,000 dollars contained a gymnasium, auditorium (seating 550 persons), and Chinese language school. ...
    • 520
    • Panorama of Sacramento, Cal. - Note and Address on Back

    • 1910
    • This postcard provides a bird's eye view of Sacramento and K Street and seen from the west and the Federal building and Post Office, at Seventh and K, in circa 1910. Prominent are the steeples of the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacramento at Eleventh...
    • BBSAC297
    • Altar of the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament

    • 1939
    • This 1939 photograph shows the marble altar of the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, located at Eleventh and K Streets. It was dedicated in October 1939 during a two-hour consecration, as part of the Cathedral’s Golden Jubilee. Rites also...
    • 474
    • 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
    • Temple B'Nai Israel

    • 1955
    • This circa 1955 photograph provides a view of Temple B'Nai Israel, a synagogue located at 3600 Riverside Boulevard. Founded in 1849 during a meeting at the Front Street home of merchant Moses Hyman, the congregation's first home was a small wooden...
    • 1797
    • Downtown Mosque

    • 1955
    • Taken in circa 1955, this photograph shows Sacramento's Downtown Mosque at 411 V Street, one of two in the entire country at the time and thought by some to be the oldest in the United States. The presense of Muslims in Sacramento dates back to...
    • 1798
    • Buddhist Church of Sacramento

    • 1955
    • This circa 1955 photograph shows Sacramento's Buddhist Church at 418 O Street. The congregation, the second-oldest of its kind in the United States, was founded in 1900 with 50 original members. To the right of the frame is the church's 410 O...
    • 1809
    • Masonic Temple, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1895
    • Shown in circa 1895, at the southwest corner of Sixth and K streets, is the Masonic Temple. Built in 1865 for 35,000 dollars, the structure served as the fifth meeting place of Sacramento Lodge number 40. Antebellum-style awnings that surrounded...
    • BBSAC146
    • Sterling Electrical Company and View Down Ninth Street

    • 1921
    • Taken in 1921, this unique eaves-view photograph looks southerly, down Ninth Street from the northeast corner of Ninth and J Street. Most prominent is the storefront and sign of the Sterling Electrical Company, owned and operated by William Albert...
    • 754
    • First Christian Church

    • 1982
    • The First Christian Church at 3901 Folsom Boulevard is the subject of this postcard distributed by Cimini Graphics of West Sacramento that features the simple and for 1982 very modern-looking place of worship. The Disciples of Christ claim over...
    • BBSAC945
    • Bethel Temple

    • 1942
    • Taken on March 23, 1942, is a photograph of the Bethel Temple Full Gospel Church on 2030 W Street. The members are seated, displaying a banner reading, "Welcome to the Assemblies of God Regional Sunday School Conference bringing Christ to our...
    • 468
    • Aerial View of Capitol Extension

    • 1930
    • Pictured in 1930 is a section of downtown Sacramento, including, most prominently, the twin Capitol Extension buildings, State Capitol building, and Capitol Park. To the upper-left section of the photograph is the Cathedral of the Blessed...
    • 1057
    • Bethel Temple

    • 1942
    • A springtime 1942 photograph of Bethel Temple Full Gospel Church, on 2030 W Street, reveals young church members during a break from a Sunday school conference. Youth evangelists from Missouri to San Francisco were on hand to speak. The Temple's...
    • 469
    • Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, 1939

    • 1939
    • Taken on November 14, 1939, this photograph shows the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament at 1017 Eleventh Street. Several period cards are parked on Eleventh Street. Designed after Paris’s Church of the Holy Trinity and the passion of Bishop...
    • 472

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