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    • Promotional Photograph for Port of Sacramento

    • 1951
    • This graphically-enhanced promotional photograph of the proposed Port of Sacramento was taken in 1951. It faces east, showing both West Sacramento in the foreground and, in the distance, Sacramento proper. Plans for a freshwater shipping channel...
    • 790
    • Picking Tomatoes for Bercut-Richards Packing Company

    • 1942
    • Photograph of a woman and man posed with picked tomatoes and the pretense of being the laborers. One of a group of professional promotional photographs contracted by the Bercut-Richards Packing Company, this shot captures an image of a real field...
    • 1300
    • Sacramento, Cal. Sacramento River Scene

    • This placid scene of the Sacramento River and its namesake city’s waterfront business buildings during the first decade of the 20th Century belie the level of intense activity and traffic that made it the hub of the greatest inland waterway in the...
    • BBSAC692
    • Phoenix Flour, Made in Sacramento is Perfect.  Try It

    • 1900
    • This circa 1900 promotional postcard for Phoenix Flour shows boaters along the Sacramento River. The Phoenix Flour Mills were founded in 1853 and, by 1890, its crew of 25 to 30 workers were producing 150 barrels of flour per day. Phoenix also...
    • BBSAC710
    • Our Congratulations to You

    • 1920
    • This charming circa 1920 promotional postcard was produced by the Dunn and Frazier Company, a purveyor of furniture, located on Ninth Street between K and L streets. Originally operated by Canadian-born Samuel Dunn and C.W. Frazier, the latter...
    • BBSAC740
    • Upper J Street

    • 1925
    • This 1925 promotional pamphlet, created by local realty firm Wright and Kimbrough, highlights the burgeoning Upper J Street district of Sacramento, covering Eleventh Tenth through Fourteenth streets.
    • EC-BUS-b05f04i01
    • Travelers Hotel "In Name and Fame"

    • A large red heart dominates this promotional card for the Travelers Hotel in the "Heart of Sacramento". Based at the southwest corner of Fifth and J Streets, rooms started at $1 with meals and extra services provided.
    • BBSAC501
    • Sydenstricker's Drug Stores

    • 1927
    • Shown is a 1927 promotional calendar for Sydenstricker's drugstore empire, built by Missouri-born Marvin Sydenstricker. Everything started with Sydenstricker taking a job as a delivery boy at the Lightarch Pharmacy at Eighteenth and M streets when...
    • EC-BUS-b04f04i08
    • Grand Oaks Shopping Center Promotional Rendition

    • 1950
    • This artistic rendition of Citrus Heights' Grand Oaks Shopping Center was done in 1960. The area, resting at the intersection of Auburn and Rollingwood Boulevards, was designed by the Los Angeles-based architecture firm of Sheldon L. Pollack and...
    • 1514e
    • The Review, 1934

    • 1934-01-01
    • 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...
    • Home Garden Acres

    • 1923
    • This circa 1923 promotional brochures provides detail on the Home Garden Acres section of greater Sacramento. Located near the intersection of Power Inn and Fruitridge roads, the area later became known as Colonial Village.
    • EC-BUS-b06f02i03
    • Map Showing Location of Gerber Court

    • 1923
    • Shown is a circa 1923 promotional brochure for the development of Gerber Court. The namesakes of Gerber Court were brothers William E. Gerber and Edward Gerber, the former a banker, the later a land developer.
    • EC-BUS-b06f02i04
    • Map of Home Garden Acres

    • 1923
    • This 1923 promotional brochure provides detailed information on Home Garden Acres, a housing development located near Power Inn and Fruitridge Road. It would also come to be known as Colonial Village.
    • EC-BUS-b06f02i02
    • The Leading Points of Interest in Sacramento, California

    • This promotional postcard for Breuner's Furniture shows several Sacramento landmarks, including Breuner's itself at Sixth and K Streets, and clockwise, from the upper, righthand corner: the Crocker Art Gallery at Third and Q, the California State...
    • BBSAC805


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