Skip to main content

Sacramento Room Digital Collections Banner

You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Train Stations
(55 results)

Display: 20

    • Central Pacific Railroad Locomotive “C.P. Huntington”

    • 1926
    • This dramatic view of the locomotive “C.P. Huntington” was taken at the 1926 opening of the Southern Pacific Depot at Fourth and I Streets. Resting behind the Huntington is the newly built Southern Pacific engine number 4337. Visitors are shown...
    • 1022
    • Western Pacific Railroad Station

    • 1935
    • This circa 1935 photograph captures the Burlington Zephyr on display at the Western Pacific Railroad Station on 1910 J Street.
    • 1148
    • 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
    • Southern Pacific Depot, Sacramento, Cal. - Acmegraph Co.

    • 1921
    • Buildings for locomotive repair were in place for the Central Pacific Railroad close on the Sacramento River by 1869 with improvements and additions materializing over the years. By the time this postcard was in circualtion circa 1907 the...
    • BBSAC608
    • Southern Pacific Station, Sacramento

    • 1940
    • The Southern Pacific Railroad Depot is the main focus of this circa 1940 postcard mailed to Oakland for one penny in 1948. The famous “C. P. Huntington” locomotive, the oldest surviving veteran of the Central Pacific and later Southern Pacific...
    • BBSAC609
    • Southern Pacific Depot

    • 1930
    • This circa 1930 postcard shows the Southern Pacific passenger depot, at Fifth and I streets. Completed for 2.3 million dollars, the station opened on February 27, 1926, with the Sacramento's Whiskerinos and Whiskerettes presenting a historic...
    • BBSAC610
    • Southern Pacific Depot - Wayne Paperbox and Prtg Corp.

    • 1930
    • Shown in circa 1930 is the Southern Pacific passenger depot, located at Fifth and I streets. When completed in early 1926, the structure would boast a 150-seat restaurant, fashioned after the Palace Hotel cafe in San Francisco, a travel bureau, a...
    • BBSAC612
    • Bird's-Eye View of Sacramento Looking East from River Front

    • 1910
    • The Sacramento riverfront was a lively spot in 1910 when this sepia-toned postcard was mailed from downtown. The stern-propelled paddlewheel boat and barge were only two of dozens of all type of craft that plied the Sacramento River transporting...
    • BBSAC706
    • Southern Pacific Depot - Mike Roberts Studios

    • 1950
    • This circa 1950 photograph shows Sacramento's Southern Pacific passenger depot, located at Fifth and I streets. Built in 1926, at the time, the journal "Railway Age," called the structure "one of the most modern stations on the Pacific Coast and...
    • BBSAC613
    • Depot and R.R. Yards

    • 1910
    • This postcard shows the Southern Pacific Railroad passenger depot and shops in 1910. The bottom image shows the west side of the passenger depot, built in 1879. Locomotives transit both in and out, and several carriages are poised near the...
    • BBSAC614
    • "Huntington," Pioneer Locomotive

    • 1970
    • This circa 1970 postcard shows the locomotive C.P. Huntington near the Southern Pacific Depot, located at Fifth and I streets. The 4-2-4T, 290-foot engine was built in October 1863 at Cooke Locomotive Works in Paterson, New Jersey. It ceased...
    • BBSAC616
    • Southern Pacific Bridge

    • 1894
    • This photograph of the Southern Pacific Railroad Bridge, as taken from the west bank of the Sacramento River, was shot in 1894. Built in 1892/93, it was the second Southern Pacific span, and third overall, to be built at this very spot. It was...
    • 112
    • The C.P. Huntington at Sacramento

    • Pictured near the Southern Pacific Railroad's passenger station is the C.P. Huntington. It was placed at the pictured location in 1939. In 1964, Southern Pacific donated the Huntington to the State of California and, by 1980, it was undergoing...
    • BBSAC619
    • Southern Pacific Engine No. 1

    • The descriptive note on the back of this poorly colored postcard focuses on Southern Pacific Engine No. 1, the “C. P. Huntington,” which came to California packed aboard the sailing ship “Success” and went into operation in April of 1864. After...
    • BBSAC625
    • Southern Pacific Station - E.C. Kropp Co

    • 1940
    • This circa 1940 postcard shows the Southern Pacific train depot at Fifth and I streets. Also pictured is the locomotive, C.P. Huntington, which was placed at the spot in 1939. It went into service for Central Pacific in 1864 and taken out of...
    • BBSAC626
    • Western Pacific Passenger Depot

    • Sacramento's Western Pacific Railroad passenger depot, at 1904 J Street, sits prominently in this postcard. Built in 1909, the Mission-style structure was designed by the Chicago-based architect Daniel Burnham, and constructed for 30,000 dollars. ...
    • BBSAC628
    • Gibson Bus Lines Depot

    • 1952
    • Pictured in 1952 is the front of the Gibson Bus Lines depot at 1117 I Street. Four buses can be seen at the terminal, one bound for Chico and another for San Francisco. Built in 1944, the 33, 000 square foot structure operated as a bus depot until...
    • 133


Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search