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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
    • Town and Country Village

    • 1955
    • Taken around 1955, this aerial view shows the Town and Country Shopping Center at the northeast corner of Fulton and Marconi Avenues.
    • 1636a
    • Town and Country Village

    • 1955
    • This 1955 photograph provides an aerial view of the Town and Country Village shopping center, located at the intersection of Fulton and Marconi Avenues.
    • 1636b
    • 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
    • Southgate Shopping Center

    • 1975
    • Captured in circa 1975 is this later afternoon scene at the Southgate Shopping Center at Florin Road and Franklin Boulevard. A period neon-style sign stands prominently in the center of the frame while three palm trees stand to the left, before a...
    • 2409
    • Country Club Centre

    • 1958
    • This circa 1958 postcard shows the entrance to Country Club Centre, located at the southwest corner of Watt Avenue and El Camino Avenue. The 20-acre shopping center was opened in 1952 under the leadership of Joseph Blumenfeld, becoming -- at the...
    • BBSAC602
    • 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

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