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    • Electric Railroad Station

    • 1905
    • The three-part arched sign announces Oak Park, 1889, 1903 and street cars are stopped under the sign. Passengers (many are women) are seated on the open bench sections of the cars . Two of the cars in view have signs posted reading "SPECIAL...
    • 1052
    • Southern Pacific Railroad Station

    • 1926
    • Taken in 1926, this photograph shows the Southern Pacific Railroad Station on I Street, between Third and Fifth Streets. The three story-high station was completed by the contracting company of Davison and Nicolsen for 1,000,000 dollars in the...
    • 849
    • View East from Fruit Exchange Building

    • August 31, 1922
    • As taken from the newly-built California fruit Building, this 1922 postcard, shows several notable structures along Sacramento's skyline. They include, left to right: the Sacramento County Superior Court Building at Seventh and I Streets,...
    • BBSAC031
    • Texaco Automobile Service Station

    • 1931
    • This August 17, 1931, photograph shows Texas native Bert B. Elam's Texaco Gas Station as it sat at 3800 J Street. In 1935, Texaco had decided to make Sacramento its Northern California and Nevada headquarters and, by 1932, had set up storage...
    • 23
    • 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
    • K Street Mall, Sacramento - Dexter Press

    • 1971
    • Shown in circa 1973 is the K Street Mall, amidst the good intentions of urban planners, post the city's massive redevelopment efforts of the 1960s. Evident on the postcard are the status the K Street as a pedestrian only mall, and the presence of...
    • BBSAC363
    • Sacramento City Lines Street Car Number 21 on N Street

    • 1945
    • This circa 1945 photograph shows a street car, carded number five, near the corner of Twenty-Eight and N Streets. The car is marked “Sacramento City Lines,” and shows a final destination of “Ball Park.” To the far left of the photograph...
    • 2418
    • Sacramento City Lines Street Car Number 15 on K Street

    • 1939
    • This 1939 photograph captures a busy scene on K Street, near its intersection with Tenth Street. In the foreground, street car 15, carded number five, makes its way west while two pedestrians look for a sidewalk. Hanging above number 15 is a...
    • 2419
    • Inside Guide to Sacramento - Dan Flynn

    • 1994
    • This 1994 postcard -- capturing a busy scene at Eleventh and K Streets -- promotes Dan Flynn's "Inside Guide to Sacramento." The work offered 18 walking tours within a three-mile radius of downtown. The 200-page, self-published guide first sold...
    • BBSAC779
    • Southern Pacific Depot, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1910
    • In this circa 1910 postcard, cyclist make their away from the Southern Pacific Railroad Depot at Second and G streets. In the background are the passenger depot's restaurant and kitchen facilities. Also visibile, Pacific Gas and Electric street...
    • BBSAC605
    • Sacramento, Cal., Southern Pacific Railroad Depot

    • 1910
    • In this circa 1910 postcard, cyclist make their away from the Southern Pacific Railroad Depot at Second and G streets. In the background are the passenger depot's restaurant and kitchen facilities. Also visibile, Pacific Gas and Electric street...
    • BBSAC607
    • The Entrance to Oak Park

    • 1915
    • Two "California cars" make their away through the entrance to Sacramento's Oak Park neighborhood. The street cars were called as much beacuse of their open ends and enclosed center, and the comfort afforded passengers during the Sacramento...
    • BBSAC571
    • P.T. Metro Light Rail - John Hinde Curteich Inc.

    • 1998
    • Shown in 1998 is a light rail train making its way toward the intersection of Seventh and K streets. The train's terminus is the Butterfield Station, which had been completed the same year this photograph was taken. The structure in the...
    • BBSAC409
    • Parade down K Street near Sixth

    • 1924
    • This circa 1924 parade along K Street at Ninth is fcaptured in this photograph featuring a marching band followed by a drill team, all of whom are dressed in military uniform. Led by a line of men in civilian clothes and a color guard flying...
    • 1081d
    • J Street, Sacramento, California - Edward H. Mitchell

    • 1910
    • This circa 1910 postcard shows J Street, looking west, from Ninth Street. To the left of the frame, with its distinct rooftop garden, is the Elks Temple, located at 824 J Street. Also visible is a Pacific Gas and Electric street car, making its...
    • BBSAC368
    • Northern Electric Depot

    • 1910
    • This circa 1910 postcard shows Sacramento's Northern Electric Depot at 801 J Street. At the ready are two Niles cars. They are two of the first ten cars contracted out to the Niles Car Company of Ohio. They were received by Northern Electric in...
    • BBSAC632
    • K Street - H.J. Johnston

    • 1908
    • Shown in circa 1908 is K Street, looking west from Tenth Street. To the immediate left of the frame is William Land's State House Hotel. Land purchased the State House in 1891, operating until placing into the same spot his own Hotel Land in...
    • BBSAC374
    • Seventh and K Streets, as Viewed from the West

    • 1975
    • Taken in circa 1975, this photograph of the K Street Mall shows pedestrians passing by an open intersection of Seventh and K streets by J.C. Penneys at 630 K Street. It was opened in January 1957. In the background, and to the left, is the...
    • 1837
    • J Street, Sacramento, Cal. - M. Rieder

    • 1908
    • A stretch of Sacramento’s J Street over a century ago is the subject of this German-made color postcard. Mailed in Sacramento on October 22 of 1908 for two cents, this card’s destination was 8th Street and arrived the same day it was mailed to...
    • BBSAC387

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