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    • 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
    • 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
    • J Street, Between Fifth and Sixth

    • 1960
    • Taken in circa 1960, this photograph covers a stretch of of J Street between Fifth and Sixth. Visible businesses are the Wilbur Hotel at 512 J Street, Keystone Press Printers at 514 J Street, Tore Martino's Used Clothing Store at 516 J Street,...
    • 937
    • Travelers Hotel

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows the landmark Travelers Hotel at 428 J Street. Also visible is the Metropolitan Army Navy Surplus Goods at the northwest corner of Fifth and J Streets.
    • 599
    • 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...
    • 201
    • 214-226 K Street

    • 1960
    • This photograph, taken circa 1960, shows a row of businesses along K Street, including the Ring Side Second Hand Store (226 K Street), the International Pharmacy (224 K Street), the El Sombrero Restaurant (222 K Street), Hotel Lal (222? K Street),...
    • 842
    • Second Street:  911 through 915

    • 1960
    • The following Second Street storefronts, between I and J Streets, are visible in this 1960 photograph: the Swiss Rooms at 911 Second Street, Kennedy Second Hand Store at 915 Second Street, the Railroad Cafe at 913 Second Street, and the entrance...
    • 1443
    • Sixth Street:  1116 through 1134

    • 1960
    • This 1960 rooftop photograph, looking west, shows the aging Berkshire Apartments at 1126 through 1134 Sixth Street. To the right of the apartment building is the Volunteers of America building at 1116 Sixth Street.
    • 1825
    • Merchant Street, Between Sixth and Seventh Streets

    • 1960
    • Looking east, this 1960 photograph captures a blighted section of Merchant Street, between Sixth and Seventh Streets. The thoroughfare was first called Oak Avenue, then changed to California Street sometime before 1880. It became Merchant Street...
    • 1447
    • Second Street:  906 through 912

    • 1960
    • Taken from the east side of Second Street in 1960, this photograph shows Scotty's Place used clothing at 906 Second Street, Joe's Baggage Room at 908 Second Street, the Rio Hotel at 910 Second Street, and a portion of Carl's and Elsie's Employment...
    • 602
    • Sixth Street:  916 through 920

    • 1950
    • Pictured in 1950 is a stretch of Sixth Street, between I and J Streets. Visible businesses include the Civic Barber Shop at 916 Sixth Street, the Victory Rooms at 918 Sixth Street, and Audrey's Second Hand Store at 920 Sixth Street.
    • 1180
    • 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
    • Second Street:  1014 through 1022

    • 1960
    • In this 1960 photograph, automobiles are parked at the curb in front of the Hotel Chicago at 1022 Second Street, Marvin's Second Hand Store at 1020 Second Street, the Channel Restaurant at 1018 Second Street, Big Jim's Place at 1016 Second Street,...
    • 1370
    • 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
    • Sixth Street:  920 through 926

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows Audrey's New Deal at 920 Sixth Street, the 924 Club at 924 Sixth Street, Moreno Brothers' Notary Public at 926 Sixth Street, and the Van Ness Rooms at 926 Sixth Street. Also visible is the Big Ben Loan Office at...
    • 1676
    • 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
    • I Street, 204-206

    • 1960
    • This photograph from 1960 captures street front views of Dick's Check Room (204 I Street), hallmarked by two sets of double doors as an entrance, with signs on the doors reading: "baggage checked 50 cents per month". To the left in the photograph...
    • 784

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