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    • Sutter's Fort

    • 1990
    • Images of Sutter’s Fort in Sacramento spanning over 150 years appear on the top and lower right of this postcard by Tom Myers. The photograph on the lower left captures actors at the fort dressed in period clothing posing for a photographer in the...
    • BBSAC828
    • Northwestern Corner of Sutter's Fort

    • 1937
    • The northwestern corner of Sutter's Fort is shown in this October 3, 1937, photograph. The fort, which became a California State Park in 1947, is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1328
    • Celebration at Sutter's Fort

    • 1939
    • Sacramento and Sutter's Fort celebrated its100th anniversary in 1939 with a "Golden Empire" Centennial. Many of the celebrants dressed (and posed) in pioneer costume. The ladies are on the balcony of the central building at the Fort while the...
    • 1183
    • Sutter's Fort

    • 1907
    • This 1907 photograph shows the interior of Sutter's Fort, located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1225
    • An Aerial View of Sutter's Fort

    • 1937
    • This aerial view of Sutter's Fort circa 1937 clearly shows the layout of the compound as well as the surrounding area. Neatly trimmed gardens surround the Fort, which is located on Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1325
    • South Side of Sutter's Fort

    • 1930
    • Taken in circa 1930, this phorograph shows a unique view of the southern wall at Sutter's Fort. In the distance is the fort's jailhouse. The fort is located at 2701 L Street.
    • 1212
    • The Californian, 1936

    • 1936-01-01
    • California Middle School is located at 1600 Vallejo Way in Sacramento, California. Designed by Sacramento architecture luminary Harry Devine and built at a cost of $300,000, the structure opened in November 1933 with an enrollment of 738 pupils...
    • Sutter's Fort Flowers

    • 1937
    • The nothwestern grounds of Sutter's Fort are captured in this April 1937 photograph. Along the western wall and written in well-trimmed planted beds are the words "Sutter Fort." Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1329
    • Interior Fort Sutter, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1920
    • The interior of Sutter’s Fort about a century ago is the subject of this vintage postcard published by the California Sales Company of San Francisco. Once identified as the “largest and best fortified fort in California” the venerable structure’s...
    • BBSAC848
    • John Sutter's Office at Sutter's Fort, Sacramento

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 postcard shows John Sutter's Fort Sutter office, regaled with the national flag of his native Switzerland. Sutter's allusions to building a New Helvetia on the Pacific Coast are common throughout local geography and numerous...
    • BBSAC854
    • Sutter's Fort Pond

    • 1937
    • This idyllic scene on the northern side of Sutter's Fort was captured in 1937. Visible are a pond, covered with water lilies, and a walkway where a wicker baby buggy and small child stand. To the right of that, a woman stands below a tree,...
    • 1331
    • Sutter's Fort As Viewed from the West

    • 1937
    • Taken in 1937, this photograh shows the southern entrance to Sutter's Fort. Flanked on either side of fan palms, the entramce is also guarded by a single canon. The gate sign reads "1839 Sutter's Fort." A California State Park since 1947, the...
    • 1326
    • Two Cannons at Sutter's Fort Entrance

    • 1955
    • Captured in 1955 is the entrance to Sutter's Fort. Two cannons stand sentinel over the venerable spot while a woman and two children exit the grounds. Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1753
    • Wedding Dress at Sutter's Fort

    • 1955
    • Shown in this 1955 photograph, taken at Sutter's Fort, is the wedding dress, worn by Martha Jane Reed, a survivor of the infamous Donner Party. She married Frank Lewis, in Santa Cruz, California, on Christmas Day 1856. Sutter's Fort is located at...
    • 1754
    • Clothing Exhibit at Sutter's Fort

    • 1955
    • An exhibit of the clothing worn by a sheriff in early Sacramento is the focus of this 1955 photograph at Sutter's Fort. Case also contains a hat, coat, glasses, and other miscellaneous items. Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L...
    • 1756
    • Sutter's Fort Printing Press and Type Set

    • 1955
    • This 1955 photograph reveals a display of Sutter's Fort printing equipment. A printing press and type set make up the bulk of the display. Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1759
    • Sutter's Fort, State Historical Park

    • As seen from L Street, spectators take in Sutter's Fort, part of the California State Parks system since 1947. Although United States and California State flags fly in the foreground, a Mexican flag hangs to the right of the frame. The tricolor...
    • BBSAC870


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