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    • Sacramento, The Heart of California

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 postcard invokes a traditional Capital City marketing pitch, going back to the 1920s: "Sacramento, the Heart of California." In addition to a large camellia, shown are the Governor's Mansion, the Library and Courts Building, K...
    • BBSAC806
    • Sacramento, California - Eastman Postcard

    • 1982
    • Shown in circa 1982 is a redeveloped section of K Street, near its intersection with Fourth Street. In the foreground is one of several gassed-powered trams that plied the K Street Mall from the 1970s, onward. In the background sits Gerald...
    • BBSAC405
    • Cardinal Grocery Store at Town and Country Village

    • 1959
    • Pictured in 1959 at its 2700 Marconi Avenue address is a Cardinal grocery store. Several period automobiles are parked in the foreground. The two-story market was part of the retro-styled Town and Country Village shopping center, built in 1949 by...
    • 400
    • Country Club Centre

    • 1958
    • A car show occupies the massive parking lot of Country Club Centre in this 1958 photograph. The development, designed by San Francisco-based architect William B. David, covered a lot of 13-acres and was considered to be Sacramento's first regional...
    • 1335
    • Country Club Centre

    • 1958
    • Country Club Centre, at Watt and El Camino Avenues, is shown in this 1958 photograph. The spot was called the "largest shopping development in California involving chains stores." In its original form and with a 4,000,000 million dollar price...
    • 1336
    • Country Club Centre

    • 1952
    • This 1952 photograph shows several storefronts of the Country Club Centre. Anchor stores for the development include, to the left of the frame, a Lucky store, covering some 15,350 square feet of selling space, and, to the far right, the 23,000...
    • 1337
    • Country Club Centre

    • 1958
    • This 1958 photograph provides a view of Country Club Centre at Watt Avenue and El Camino Boulevard. Opening in August 1952 by way of the theater designs of Joseph Blumenfeld, it soon occurred to him that the northern county's burgeoning population...
    • 1338
    • Country Club Centre

    • 1958
    • Looking east, this 1958 photograph provides a view of Country Club Centre. The spot offered a three gala opening for August 21, 22 and 23, 1952, which included free lucky hats and pony rides for children and free Coca Cola and Dr. Pepper. ...
    • 1360
    • K Street Mall Animals

    • 1974
    • A collection of five photos of the K Street Mall animals in the Macy's Plaza taken in May of 1974. The animals were removed prior to Light Rail's installation.
    • 1038a
    • K Street Mall Animals

    • 1974
    • A collection of five photos of the K Street Mall animals in the Macy's Plaza taken in May of 1974. The animals were removed prior to Light Rail's installation.
    • 1038b
    • Sacramento Public Library Marquee

    • 1988
    • Shown in 1988 is a sign at the Central Library’s temporary location at 536 Downtown Plaza. The library was at that location for 18-months, before it could move into its new/renovated spot at 828 I Street.
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    • 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
    • Posing on Trolley

    • 1988
    • In this 1988 image, several library staffers pose with library cards ready atop a Regional Transit trolley near the temporary location of the Sacramento City County Library’s Central Branch, located at 536 Downtown Plaza. Librarian Judy Eitzen,...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-14-10
    • K Street Mall Animals

    • 1974
    • A collection of five photos of the K Street Mall animals in the Macy's Plaza taken in May of 1974. The animals were removed prior to Light Rail's installation.
    • 1038c
    • Clown and Family

    • 1988
    • This 1988 image captures a clown entertaining a mother and child during the opening of the temporary location of the Sacramento City County Library’s Central Branch, located at 536 Downtown Plaza.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-14-11
    • Avalon Swing Review at Central Library

    • 1988
    • Sacramento’s Avalon Swing Review is shown in this 1988 image, performing at the opening of the temporary location of the Sacramento Public Library’s Central Branch, located at 536 Downtown Plaza. Prominent in the image and performing vocals and...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-14-12
    • Posing on Trolley

    • 1988
    • This group portrait of Sacramento City County Library staff was taken in 1988, in front of the temporary location of the system’s Central Branch, located at 536 Downtown Plaza. Standing front, second from the left, is library director Richard...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-14-17
    • Arcade Library Story Time

    • 1970
    • Librarian Betsey Hendrickson provides story time activities at the Sacramento County Library’s Arcade Branch, located at 2727 Marconi Avenue. In the background is the library’s “story tree” as well as portions of the Town and Country Shopping...
    • PH-SPL-ARC-1-30

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