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    • First Touchdown for La Sierra High School

    • 1957
    • This September 20, 1957, photograph shows Buzz Patterson scoring a touchdown in a high school football game between La Sierra High School Longhorns and Bishop Armstrong High School Falcons at El Camino Stadium in Carmichael. Several Armstrong,...
    • 2423
    • Edward Kelly School

    • 1900
    • Pictured January 2, 1900, school children and their teacher stand in front of Edward Kelley School at 3336 Bradshaw Road. As of 2010, the two-room structure is the oldest standing educational institution in Sacramento County. Originally opened in...
    • 956
    • Interior of Sacramento High School Girl's Gym

    • 1958
    • Photograph, taken April 7, 1958, of recreational basketball teams practicing in the old Sacramento High School Girls' Gymnasium, now demolished. One team is wearing jerseys of Household Finance. In the background, young men can be seen playing...
    • 1152
    • Book Display at Fruitridge School Open House

    • April 1970
    • This 1970 image shows an childrens’ book display at Fruitridge School, located at 4625 Forty-Fourth Street. The display was created by the Fruitridge Branch of the Sacramento County Library.
    • PH-SPL-FRU-1-21
    • Sacramento $1,500,000 High School New Building

    • 1924
    • Shown in 1924 is the newly constructed Sacramento High School, located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street. Dedicated in the same year, the school was part of a massive increase in public school construction during the early 1920s that saw no less than...
    • BBSAC663
    • Grant Union High School

    • 1939
    • An October 20, 1939, photograph reveals the front entrance to the Auditorium of Grant Union High School. The Auditorium held the school's prized pipe organ, an instrument whose quality and design was matched by those in only three other venues in...
    • 880
    • Myron R. Schall

    • 1944
    • Shown in boxing pose in 1944 is Myron Schall, boxing and football coach at the Davis College of Agriculture. A native of Arkansas, Schall was the West Coast boxing champion for his Alma Mater Stanford University, where he received degrees, in...
    • 1348
    • Larchmont High School

    • 1959
    • A photo of a new Larchmont High School located at 6560 Melrose Drive, circa 1959. This was part of the Rio Linda School District.
    • 1218
    • Sacramento High School

    • 1936
    • This front view of Sacramento High School (2315 Thirty-Fourth Street) taken in 1936 captures the solid grandeur of the structure highlighted by the clock tower and flanked by trees.
    • 1236
    • Sacramento High School Class of 1914 Reunion Dinner

    • 1939
    • This photograph captures Sacramento High School's Class of 1914 at their twenty-fifth reunion on May 20, 1939, at the main dining room of the Sutter Club. Located at Ninth and Capitol, the 300,000 dollar building was constructed in 1928/29 in an...
    • 667
    • Sacramento County Public Schools Diploma

    • 1873
    • This 1873 Sacramento County Public Schools diploma was given to Clara Belle Murphy for her mastery of the Third Grade at Washington School Number 49.
    • EC-SCH-b01f05i01
    • Sacramento High School Girls' Tumbling Club

    • 1928
    • The Sacramento High School Girls' Tumbling Club strike a dramatically athletic pose in front of the school, located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street when this picture was taken on April 12, 1928. Clubs and organizations on campus also included a...
    • 1464
    • William Land School Orchestra

    • 1922
    • This May 5, 1922 photograph shows the William Land School orchestra. The school's performance was part of a citywide celebration known as "Sacramento Music Week," which enlisted schools, churches and clubs, to play in both public (Southside Park)...
    • 1219
    • Graduation Exercises  Sacramento City Elementary Schools

    • 1921
    • This 1921 document shows the schools and names involved in that year's graduation ceremonies for the Sacramento City Elementary Schools. At that time, the city could claim 21 different elementary schools with more to come.
    • EC-SCH-b01f05i04
    • Sacramento High School

    • 1955
    • This picture of Sacramento High School was taken from across the street and features the intersection of Thirty-Fourth Street and W Street. Students walk away from the campus and past parked automobiles in this circa 1955 photograph capturing a...
    • 1732
    • Main Entrance to High School

    • 1910
    • Bracketted by fan palms is the entrance to Sacramento High School in this circa 1910 postcard. Located on L Street, between Eighteenth and Nineteenth streets, one architect involved with the school's 1908 construction referred to the finished...
    • BBSAC660
    • Sacramento Grammar School Graduation Exercises

    • 1903
    • This 1903 program accompanied the graduation of ninth graders from Sacramento Grammar School, located at Fifteenth and J streets. The school's name was changed to Mary J. Watson school in 1910, in honor of an erstwhile principle.
    • EC-SCH-b01f05i06
    • Helvetia Park

    • 1932
    • Pictured is a July 17, 1932, public gathering at the picnic grounds of East Sacramento's Helvetia Park. Prior to the Park's existence - 1920 to 1953 - it served as the burial ground for Sutter's Fort in the 1840s and 50s. The first person interred...
    • 773
    • Rio Linda Junior High School

    • 1950
    • This sketch shows Rio Linda Junior High School, designed by Sacramento-based architect Leonard F. Starks. Opened in 1951, the school was part of a 3.4 million dollar building program within the Grant Union School District. The 26-unit structure...
    • 1243


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