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    • U.S. Post Office, Sacramento, Cal., from above

    • 1937
    • The U.S. Post Office and Federal Building, at 801 I Street, is the focus of this circa 1937 postcard. Although opened in November 1933, the building was without interior walls. According to "age-old custom," the Federal Government did not allow...
    • BBSAC161
    • New Post Office, Sacramento, California

    • 1935
    • This circa 1935 postcard shows a newish post office at the intersection of Ninth and I streets. The structure was opened in 1933. Framing the view are two elm trees, resting at the northwest corner of Plaza Park.
    • BBSAC154
    • Seventh and K Street, Sacramento, California - Edward H. Mitchell

    • 1914
    • Shown at the northeast corner of Seventh and K streets, in 1914, is the Federal Building and Post Office; in the background is the Ocshner Building. The former was built between 1890 and 1894 while the latter was built in 1904. In the foreground,...
    • BBSAC093
    • W.T. Grant Company at Eighth between K and L

    • 1944
    • This September 1, 1944, photograph shows the storefront of the W.T. Grant Company’s 4,800 square foot store at Eighth and K Streets. The store opened in 1937 as an annex to the primary location at 722 K which had been hit by arson in December...
    • 392
    • Post Office, Sacramento, California - Owl Drug Company

    • June 1905
    • Shown in June 1905, at the northeast corner of Seventh and K streets, is Sacramento's Post Office and Federal Building. The structure's trademark tower reached three stories above the roof of the roof and topped out at 128 feet. In addition to the...
    • BBSAC150
    • Sacramento Post Office, Sacramento, Cal. - E.C. Kropp Company

    • 1900
    • Shown in circa 1900 is Sacramento's Federal Building and Post Office, positioned at the northeast corner of Seventh and K streets. Built in 1893/94, its construction was subsidized by 100,000 dollars in 1885. By the time construction was...
    • BBSAC151
    • U.S. Post Office, Sacramento, California - W.C. Spangler

    • May 26, 1943
    • This 1943 postcard shows the southwestern edge of the United States Post Office and Federal Building at 801 I Street. Officialy opened in November 1933, the new location took over for all Federal activities at the previous building at Seventh and...
    • BBSAC152
    • U.S. Post Office, Sacramento, California - Max Mahan

    •  
    • Sacramento's U.S. Post Office and Federal Building at 801 I Street is shown in this postcard. When complete, nearly every Federal activity in the Sacramento Valley - representing 31 different Federal agenices - was based in one spot. Prior to...
    • BBSAC153
    • Post Office, Sacramento, California - Edward H. Mitchell

    • 1900
    • Resting at the corner of Seventh and K streets, in this circa 1910 postcard, is Sacramento's Federal Building and Post Office. The building's foundation was made of granite, reaching 15 feet below street level. Its superstructure was made of a...
    • BBSAC160
    • U.S. Post Office, Sacramento California, street level

    • 1940
    • As seen in circa 1940 from the southwest corner of Eight and I Streets is the U.S. Post Office and Federal Building at 801 I Street. To the far right of the postcard is Sacramento City Hall at 915 I Street.
    • BBSAC162
    • Greetings from Fair Oaks, California

    • 1947
    • Though greetings from Fair Oaks, California are offered on the front of this linen-backed card, the scene depicted is generic and not based on any actual location in scenic Fair Oaks. “NYCE” Quality Colored Landscape Locals of Pennsylvania printed...
    • BBSAC958
    • U.S. Post Office, Sacramento, California - 8405

    • 1937
    • This circa 1937 postcard shows Sacramento's U.S. Post Office and Federal Building, as seen between two elms and from Plaza Park at Ninth and I Streets. The Post Office was built in 1933 and the park, bordered by I and J Streets and Ninth and Tenth...
    • BBSAC155
    • Patrons Using Card Catalog

    • 1962
    • Shown in November 1962 is the reference room of the main branch of the Sacramento City Library, located at 828 I Street. The image was taken from the room’s stairwell balcony. Through the windows are I Street and Sacramento’s main post office.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-3-9
    • Views of Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1910
    • This postcard provides a montage of Sacramento landmarks, circa 1910. In the upper left-hand corner and moving clockwise are as follows: The California State Fair Pavilion at Fifteenth and N Streets, the United States Post Office at Seventh and K...
    • BBSAC736
    • Sacramento - Post Office, E.C. Kropp

    • February 27, 1908
    • This 1908 postcard shows Sacramento's Post Office and Federal Building, located at the northeast corner of Seventh and K streets. The structure was dedicated on George Washington's birthday, February 22, 1894. It was razed, in the name of...
    • BBSAC159
    • Tsakopoulos Library Galleria

    • 1992
    • This 1992 photograph shows three different eras of Sacramento architecture. To the left of the photograph is the Angelo Tsakopoulos Galleria, built in 1992. To the right, and built in 1917, is Sacramento's Central Library at 828 I Street. To the...
    • 1622c
    • Daytime Prelude to Grand Electric Carnival

    • 1895
    • This September 1895 photograph reveals a daytime look at various adornments for Sacramento’s Grand Electric Carnival, held to celebrate the July 1895 transmission of hydroelectric power from Folsom to Sacramento’s Station A on Sixth and H Streets. ...
    • 2384
    • Elk Grove Businesses

    • 1925
    • This circa 1925 photograph shows a short strip of businesses on the south side of Main Street in Elk Grove, California. From left to right are the Rowe and Pedient Pool Room, a barber shop, a Martha Washington Grocery Store, the Poppy lunch room...
    • 28

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