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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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Second Street:  1011 through 1019

    • 1960
    • This 1960 view reveals three vehicles parked in front of the following businesses: the New York Second Hand Store at 1013 Second Street, the Saddle Rock Restaurant at 1019 Second Street, the Lincoln Restaurant at 1011 Second Street, and Apex Rooms...
    • 1374
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Second Street:  1011 through 1015

    • 1955
    • Pictured in 1955, is a building that served as a drop point for the Pony Express. It is located at 1015 Second Street. On the right side of the building, and next to the alley, is a marker, set to commemorate the overland mail service that ran...
    • 1777


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