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    • Volunteers of America Thrift Shop

    • 1944
    • This November 1944 view of the Volunteers of America Thrift Shop at 400 Twelfth Street affords a window into wartime Sacramento. Rationing was now part of the national consciousness and with American G.I.s and British Tommies making their way...
    • 485
    • The Review, June 1920

    • 1920-06-01
    • Sacramento High School is located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street in Sacramento, California. Founded just one week after San Francisco’s Lowell High School opened its doors in mid-August 1856, “Sac High” has matured into the second oldest high school...
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    • J Street, 515-531

    • 1962
    • This circa 1962 photograph shows the Rio Theater (521 J Street), formerly the El Rey Theater. Also seen is the Big Ben Loan Office (531 J Street), El Paso Cafe/Tavern (525 J Street), G 'n' M Club/Tavern (529 J Street), Pacific Hotel (527 J...
    • 687
    • Second Street:  1003 through 1005

    • 1960
    • In this 1960 photograph, two automobiles are parked at the curb of Hy's Place, a thrift store at 1003 Second Street. To the right is S and G Donuts at 1005 Second Street, which advertises coffee or a donut for five cents.
    • 1371
    • Second Street:  1106 through 1110

    • 1960
    • Storefronts, bearing the names Dan's New and Used Clothing at 1110 Second Street, the Cassandra Antique Shop at 1106 Second Street, and the Thirty-Niner Club at 1108 Second Street, can be seen in this 1960 photo. Two residences, 1108 Second Street...
    • 1379
    • The Visitor

    • July 1892
    • David Lubin and his half-brother Harris Weinstock expanded their original store into the largest mail-order business on the West Coast by 1875, and that store became an emporium. Incorporated in 1888 with plans of building more stores, the...
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    • The Review, June 1918

    • 1918-06-01
    • Sacramento High School is located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street in Sacramento, California. Founded just one week after San Francisco’s Lowell High School opened its doors in mid-August 1856, “Sac High” has matured into the second oldest high school...
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    • Hotels Central and Coloma and New Royal Theater

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows a series of businesses on the south side of K Street, between Fifth and Sixth Streets. They are the shuttered New Royal Theater at 526 K Street, the Central Hotel at 522-and-a-half K Street, Mal’s Discount House at...
    • 201
    • The Home Designer

    • June 1925
    • Shown above is a Sacramento-focused issue of The Home Designer. Established by architect Walter W. Dixon (1884-1953) and German-born builder R.C. Hillen (1883-1955) in June 1921, the Oakland-based, monthly publication sought to increase the...
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    • Tenth Street: 500 and 502

    • 1970
    • This circa 1970 photograph shows La Rosa Apartments at 502 Tenth Street and Angela's Bargain Center at 500 Tenth Street in Sacramento's Alkali Flat neighborhood. Both reside within the Huelsman Building which was constructed between 1905 and 1915....
    • 1828
    • Tenth Street, 500-502

    • 1970
    • Taken in circa 1970, this photograph of the 5-unit La Rosa Apartments at 502 Tenth Street and Angela's Bargain Center at 500 Tenth Street was shot from the intersection of Tenth and E Streets. The building was constructed between 1905 and 1915 by...
    • 1826
    • Themis

    • March 21, 1889
    • Founded and edited by a talented team of newspapermen, educators, lawyers with political savvy and clout, Themis was envisioned as a completely independent journal offering counsel and providing access to justice and law. A literary journal with...
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    • The Review, 1922

    • 1922-01-01
    • Sacramento High School is located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street in Sacramento, California. Founded just one week after San Francisco’s Lowell High School opened its doors in mid-August 1856, “Sac High” has matured into the second oldest high school...
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    • 229-231 J Street

    • 1959
    • The brick building at the corner of J Street and Third houses the Big Mug Tavern (231 J Street). Adjacent to the tavern on the left is Winnie's Second Hand Store (229 J Street) with a "Moved" sign on the window.
    • 963
    • 204-206 J Street

    • 1960
    • View of storefronts on J Street. The building bears the sign "Red Front Shoe Shop." Adjacent to the window bearing the sign Winnie's 2nd Hand Store (206 J Street), are the remains of brass letters spelling out Red Front, the previous occupant. A...
    • 965
    • 220-222 J Street

    • 1960
    • View of a building scheduled to be demolished. Going-out-of-business signs appear behind iron gates on the entrance to the building. In view are the Strand Rooms (220? J Street) and Louie's Barbershop (222 J Street).
    • 966
    • The Review, June 1921

    • 1921-06-01
    • Sacramento High School is located at 2315 Thirty-Fourth Street in Sacramento, California. Founded just one week after San Francisco’s Lowell High School opened its doors in mid-August 1856, “Sac High” has matured into the second oldest high school...
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    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • April 9, 1910
    • Sacramento Weekly & Alta California was published Saturdays from October 16, 1909 to July 29, 1911 by the Sacramento Weekly and Alta Publishing Co. Managing Editor Evander B. Willis was a high-ranking member of the Masonic Order with newspaper...
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    • Nugget, 1938

    • 1938-01-01
    • C.K. McClatchy Senior High School is located at 3066 Freeport Boulevard in Sacramento, California. Named after “Sacramento Bee” newspaper editor and owner Charles Kenny McClatchy, the school was built in 1937 by way of Public Works Administration...
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