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    • Interior Fort Sutter, Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1920
    • The interior of Sutter’s Fort about a century ago is the subject of this vintage postcard published by the California Sales Company of San Francisco. Once identified as the “largest and best fortified fort in California” the venerable...
    • BBSAC848
    • Sutter's Fort

    • 1990
    • Images of Sutter’s Fort in Sacramento spanning over 150 years appear on the top and lower right of this postcard by Tom Myers. The photograph on the lower left captures actors at the fort dressed in period clothing posing for a photographer in...
    • BBSAC828
    • Passenger Riverboat 'Fort Sutter'

    • 1947
    • Photograph dated March 13, 1947, the vessel identified as the "Fort Sutter" (1912-1959). The old Sacramento/San Joaquin passenger riverboat Fort Sutter, still in its wartime gray, is shown moored at Three Mile Slough in the Sacramento/San Joaquin...
    • 1178
    • Sutter's Fort, Sacramento, Cal., Before Restoration

    • 1885
    • Shown in circa 1885 is Sutter Fort's multi-purpose central building, just before restoration in 1890. Prior to rehabilitation, the central building was the only portion of the original fort left and was viewed to be the first vestige of the fort...
    • BBSAC835
    • 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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    • Sutter's Fort, Sacramento, California - Pacific Novelty Co.

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    • This postcard depicts one of two ponds, located to the north of Sutter's Fort at 2701 L Street. The ponds were crafted from a slough that had served as the primary supplier of water for the fort, from its inception in 1839. The ponds were created...
    • BBSAC874
    • The Californian, 1936

    • 1936-01-01
    • California Middle School is located at 1600 Vallejo Way in Sacramento, California. Designed by Sacramento architecture luminary Harry Devine and built at a cost of $300,000, the structure opened in November 1933 with an enrollment of 738 pupils...
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    • Sutter's Fort, Sacramento, Cal. - Viewed Through Two Trees

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    • This postcard shows the northern grounds of Sutter's Fort, as seen from K Street. Also visible are the fort's northwest bastion and pond. Prior to earnest restoration in the 1890s, the pond had been a slough, running east to west. It was...
    • BBSAC833
    • Celebration at Sutter's Fort

    • 1939
    • Sacramento and Sutter's Fort celebrated its100th anniversary in 1939 with a "Golden Empire" Centennial. Many of the celebrants dressed (and posed) in pioneer costume. The ladies are on the balcony of the central building at the Fort while the...
    • 1183
    • Sutter's Fort As Viewed from the West

    • 1937
    • Taken in 1937, this photograh shows the southern entrance to Sutter's Fort. Flanked on either side of fan palms, the entramce is also guarded by a single canon. The gate sign reads "1839 Sutter's Fort." A California State Park since 1947, the...
    • 1326
    • Sutter's Fort Restored, Sacramento, California

    • 1905
    • This 1905 postcard shows Sutter's Fort, as viewed from the southeast. A year later, the fort would become a place of comfort for hundreds of San Franciscans, displaced by the April 18, 1906, earthquake. By the end of April, facilities for eating,...
    • BBSAC841
    • South Side of Sutter's Fort

    • 1930
    • Taken in circa 1930, this phorograph shows a unique view of the southern wall at Sutter's Fort. In the distance is the fort's jailhouse. The fort is located at 2701 L Street.
    • 1212
    • Sutter's Fort Flowers

    • 1937
    • The nothwestern grounds of Sutter's Fort are captured in this April 1937 photograph. Along the western wall and written in well-trimmed planted beds are the words "Sutter Fort." Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1329
    • Sutter's Fort Eastern Entrance and Jail

    • 1925
    • The eastern entrance of Sutter's Fort is captured in this circa 1925 photograph. To the left of the frame is the fort's turreted jail. The fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1226
    • Sutter's Fort Pond

    • 1937
    • This idyllic scene on the northern side of Sutter's Fort was captured in 1937. Visible are a pond, covered with water lilies, and a walkway where a wicker baby buggy and small child stand. To the right of that, a woman stands below a tree,...
    • 1331
    • Sutter's Fort - 1839, Sacramento, Cal.

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    • The main entrance to Sutter's Fort is the subject of this postcard. Visible through the wisteria-draped entrance is the northern wall and what would have been the fort's kitchen. The pictured gate - affixed in 1961 - was replaced in 1991 with a...
    • BBSAC868
    • Two Cannons at Sutter's Fort Entrance

    • 1955
    • Captured in 1955 is the entrance to Sutter's Fort. Two cannons stand sentinel over the venerable spot while a woman and two children exit the grounds. Sutter's Fort is located at Twenty-Seventh and L Streets.
    • 1753

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