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    • Rose Leaves, 1923

    • 1923-01-01
    • Centered at the junction of the California Central rails and the Central Pacific Railway and named for the abundant wildflowers in the area, the town of Roseville formed a school district in 1869 but had no schoolhouse of its own until 1872. A...
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    • Echoes from S. J. A., 1927

    • 1927-01-01
    • The arrival of the Sisters of Mercy from San Francisco in 1857 began a tradition of education that served Sacramento for over a century. Commercial and traditional subjects along with lessons in musical instruments were the courses taught at St....
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    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • February 05, 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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    • House at Fourteenth and N Streets

    • 1925
    • The corner of Fourteenth and N Streets is dominated by the large multi-family dwelling shown here in a photograph taken circa 1925. The brick and rough stone entrance, corner window nooks and decorative support beams contrast with the rest of the...
    • 1357
    • Parade Down K Street at Tenth Street

    • 1934
    • A dozen men in uniforms playing drums march behind a similarly dressed man who has launched his baton high in the air at K Street near Tenth. Businesses along the route include Fox Senator Theatre (912 K Street), Capital Clothing Company (916 K...
    • 1956d
    • Parade Down K Street at Tenth Street

    • 1934
    • Elks Lodge members with v-shaped tunics and adults dressed in military uniforms march along K Street near Tenth beating drums and blowing horns. Businesses along the route include Fox Senator Theatre (912 K Street), Capital Clothing Company (916 K...
    • 1956e
    • J Street Bond Drive Parade

    • 1943
    • This circa 1943 photograph captures a World War II bond drive parade, making its way east, along J Street, between Tenth and Eleventh Streets. One truck advertises for John Berlin's motion picture "This is the Army," premiering at the Fox Senator...
    • 1961
    • Circus Poster

    • 1869
    • This detailed poster advertises a circus performance by Dan Castello‚Äôs Overland Circus and Menagerie, slated to take place at the California State Fair on September 9 and 10, 1869. The circus actually ran for six full days, from September 6 to...
    • 2313
    • Parade Down K Street at Tenth Street

    • 1934
    • Uniformed men wearing white "Sam Brown" belts and holding swords march in a v-shaped wedge behind a similarly dressed parade leader along K Street near Tenth. Businesses along the route include Fox Senator Theatre (912 K Street), Capital Clothing...
    • 1956a
    • Parade Down K Street at Tenth Street

    • 1934
    • Women in parade costumes,a ladies' auxilary to a fraternal organization, wend their way along K Street near Tenth. Businesses along the route include Fox Senator Theatre (912 K Street), Capital Clothing Company (916 K Street), Schramm-Johnson Drugs...
    • 1956b
    • Fox Capitol Theater, 1942

    • 1942
    • Pictured in 1942 is the Fox Capitol Theater at 615 K Street. Its marquee advertises the premiere of "In Old California," starring John Wayne. The theater also promotes the purchase of war bonds with the phrase "Slap the Jap." In the foreground...
    • 807
    • McDonald Paint & Hardware Fire

    • 1965
    • A stream of water is directed at a fire at McDonald Paint & Hardware Co. (188 El Camino Ave.) by a firefighter perched atop a fire ladder. Nearby businesses also threatened by the fire are the El Camino Bowl (1194 El Camino Ave.) whose sign...
    • 2089
    • Los Robles Moto Lodge - Colourpicture

    • August 1951
    • This "Shini color" postcard of the Los Robles Motor Lodge, across from the Sacramento Municipal Golf Course, shows an idyllic courtyard of ceramic-roofed cottages and advertises "45 fully modern, carpeted units, with central heating and...
    • BBSAC464
    • Hotel Del Monte

    • 1950
    • A circa 1950 view of the Hotel Del Monte at 118 I Street. The faded sign painted at the top advertises Carnation Mush.
    • 1625
    • 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
    • K Street, 912-1227

    • 1947
    • This view of K Street circa 1952 shows no traffic and a few pedestrians. The street is dominated by business signs, including the Esquire Theater (1219 K Street), Times Theater (1214 K Street), Funland Amusements (1220 K Street), Benatar's General...
    • 1433
    • L Street, 214

    • 1960
    • Two automobiles are parked at the curb in front of these L Street businesses. To the left is a vacant lot with a fence heavily decorated with advertisements, political posters, and a Ray Charles poster. A sombrero shaped sign advertises the South...
    • 1397

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