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    • Downtown Plaza, Sacramento, CA

    • 2000
    • This circa 2000 postcard shows the Downtown Plaza Mall, located on K Street, between Seventh and Third streets. The tapestry of stores was born out of the Downtown Plaza Associates, a group of local investors and the Hahn Group who - in concert...
    • BBSAC826
    • The Plaza, Sacramento, California - Mitchell 1905

    • 1905
    • This 1905 postcard provides a view of Plaza Park from the corner of Tenth and J Streets. When Sacramento's business district was raised in the 1860s, the area containing the plaza was left as a basin, making it a lake during the Winter. The plaza...
    • BBSAC211
    • City Plaza, 10th and J Streets

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    • City Plaza, known in the past as Plaza Park and currently named after labor leader and migrant worker advocate Caesar Chavez Park, as it appeared looking west from Tenth and J Streets a century ago. One of the original squares donated by John...
    • BBSAC217
    • William Coleman Fountain in Plaza Park

    • 1926
    • This 1926 photograph shows on of the female figures comprising the William Coleman Fountain in Plaza Park. The fountain was the creation of Ralph Stackpole, a noted San Francisco sculptor and artist. The three women symbolize the three rivers...
    • 1094
    • The Plaza, Sacramento, California - E.H. Mitchell

    • 1905
    • Shrouded in greenery, from the corner of Tenth and J Streets, is Plaza Park. At the time of this 1905 photograph, the Plaza was adorned with several elms, orange trees, redwoods, and palms. The block underwent a 70,000 dollar facelift in 1966...
    • BBSAC210
    • City Plaza Park, Sacramento, Calif.

    • 1895
    • This circa 1895 postcard provides an image of the Plaza Park, bordered by I and J streets and Ninth and Tenth streets, and as seen from the park's southwest corner. Plaza Park was one of the original 10 city blocks granted to the City of...
    • BBSAC218
    • Parade down I Street at Ninth

    • 1930s
    • This view of an Armistice Day parade in the 1930s was taken from a slightly elevated vantage point. It shows a youthful appearing marching band moving along I at Ninth Street. A very large crowd is assembled to view the parade near Plaza Park,...
    • 1087
    • The Plaza, Sacramento, California - Mitchell, PCK, Reider

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    • This early twentieth-century postcard shows Plaza Park as viewed from the southeast. In the immediate foreground and under cover is a drinking fountain. To the left of that is the park's band stand and a tremendous draw from summertime concerts. ...
    • BBSAC208
    • City Plaza, Sacramento, Cal. - Charles P. Nathan

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    • Sacramento's Plaza Park, as viewed from the southeast, is the subject of this postcard. In the center of the frame is the park's fountain. Long seen as stylistically outmoded and an eyesore to many, it was replaced in 1909 by a vote of the...
    • BBSAC209
    • Stevens Monument, Sacramento, California - Mitchell, PCK

    • 1890
    • This postcard shows a statue dedicated to the memory of Andrew Jackson Stevens, a native of Vermont who went on to become a master builder of early Southern Pacific Railroad locomotives. Locted at Sacramento's Park Plaza at Ninth and J Streets,...
    • BBSAC213
    • City Plaza and A.J. Stevens Monument

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    • The monument to A. J. Stevens stands on the south side of Plaza Park, visible to those walking or driving down J Street. During his tenure as Master Mechanic for the Central Pacific and later the Southern Pacific Railroads Stevens made a strong...
    • BBSAC214
    • Patrons at Downtown Plaza Location

    • 1988
    • Several patrons, in 1988, view the collection at the Central Library’s temporary 536 Downtown Plaza location. The 12,500-square-foot, 40-seat location was neslted between the mall’s House of Mickey souvenir shop and the Bedazzled jewelry shop.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-13-2
    • Display at Downtown Plaza Location

    • 1991
    • This 1991 photograph shows a display for National Women’s History Month at the temporary 536 Downtown Plaza location of the Central Library. The library held hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-13-6
    • The Plaza, 10th and J Street, Sacramento, Cal. - Kropp

    • 1910
    • This circa 1910 postcard depicts Plaza Park, as viewed from the southeast. As early as 1854, the plan was to set the block aside as the location for the California State Capitol building. With 300,000 dollars in hand, the commenced construction,...
    • BBSAC219
    • City Hall

    • 1955
    • Taken from across the street in Plaza Park, this photograog, taken circa 1955, is a front view of City Hall, located at 915 I Street.
    • 1792
    • Christmas Parade on K Street

    • 1940
    • This November 1940 photograph shows Sacramento’s annual Christmas Parade as, led by Santa Claus, it proceeds east on K Street between Sixth and Seventh. Sponsored by the “Sacramento Bee,” the Sacramento Retail Merchants’ Association and the...
    • 60

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