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    • Sacrafornian, 1929

    • 1929-01-01
    • Founded in 1876 by the Brothers of the Christian Schools at the southwest corner of Twelfth and K Streets, Christian Brothers School has held subsequent locations at Twenty-First and Broadway, and 4315 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard. After a...
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    • The Review, 1942

    • 1942-01-01
    • 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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    • Block Plan for Foster Home Program

    • 1943
    • This 1943 brochure describes the Foster Home Program, an effort to provide day care and recreation to children whose parents were involved in war industry work in the Sacramento area. All services under the program were free of charge.
    • EC-GOV-b06f05i01
    • Sacramento Medical Foundation Blood Bank

    • 1950
    • This circa 1950 brochure describes the Sacramento Medical Foundation Blood Bank, located inside the base of the New Deal-era Water Tank at Alhambra Boulevard and J streets. Opening on Halloween Day 1948, the blood bank was powered by paid staff and...
    • EC-CLU-b04f03i02
    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • Februay 26, 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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    • Sacramento Proper

    • 09/15/1912 (?)
    • An account in “Sacramento County California” printed in 1911 describes Sacramento as a city being “Pushed forward by the tremendous pressure of the richest farming area in the world.” It goes on to describe the capital city as having three tenses;...
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    • Aerial View of Government and Business Districts, Sacramento, CA

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    • An account in “Sacramento, California” printed in 1926 describes the capital city as a trading center from which comes and goes a commerce that has produced a city possessing bank deposits greater in proportion to population than any other city.” ...
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    • Themis

    • March 17, 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 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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    • Anybody's Magazine Vol.1 No.6

    • October 1906
    • Anybody’s Magazine (also referenced in the publication is Sacramento Home Monthly) was a short lived monthly publication, created in Sacramento, California. It charged readers $1.00 a year for a subscription, with single copies running for 10...
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    • Meet the Spirit of Flight at Sacramento

    • 1925
    • This program describes the events taking place in May 1925 at the Sacramento Air Show, held at Mather Field. The event was kicked off with the arrival of R.H. Duke, who raced five other planes from Richmond, Virginia. Upon arriving, he presented...
    • EC-CLU-b04f02i03
    • Themis

    • April 7, 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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    • Night Horse Show

    • 1922
    • This September 1922 program describes events of the Night Horse Show at the California State Fair. Only blue ribbon winners from events earlier in the fair were allowed to vie for the $100 first prize. Evening activities were wrapped up with a...
    • EC-CSF-b01f01i02
    • Hotel Sacramento building on k Street

    • 1935
    • This July 11, 1935, photograph reveals the north side of the Hotel Sacramento as it runs along K Street. Occupying its first floor, and moving left to right, are Margaret Burnham's Cottage Candies, Salzman Furs, Mason's Men's Shop, Grebitus...
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    • Galt Chamber of Commerce

    • 1922
    • This 1922 document, produced by the Galt Chamber of Commerce, describes the agricultural attributes of the southern Sacramento County city, most notably the areas of wine, dairy, and poultry.
    • EC-CHA-b01f05i01
    • The Review, 1931

    • 1931-01-01
    • 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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    • The Review, 1929

    • 1929-01-01
    • 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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