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    • 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...
    • Sutter's Fort, Hay Press

    • 1950
    • In this circa 1950 photograph, a vintage hay press is displayed against southern end of the central building at Sutter's Fort. A suited gentleman stands next to the device and an identifying label has been attached to the device for...
    • 1334a
    • Anybody's Magazine Vol.1 No.5

    • September 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...
    • California State Railroad Museum

    • 1990
    • Displayed prominently in several silent films and at the California State Fair for years, the vintage 1863 engine C. P. Huntington was a part of the fabled Chicago Exposition in the early 1930s and has been recognized as an iconic symbol of...
    • BBSAC621
    • Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Sacramento, Cal., PCK

    • This familiar view of the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in downtown Sacramento features the entrance on 11th Street and the length of the venerable structure along K Street. The center of the Catholic Church in Sacramento for over 125 years,...
    • BBSAC183
    • The Review, 1935

    • 1935-01-01
    • 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...
    • SP Depot and Passenger Train, Sacramento Cal.

    • 1900
    • This vintage postcard depicts normal activities at the Sacramento Depot built by the Central Pacific Railroad and later owned by the Southern Pacific Railroad. Two men appear to be walking through a sheet of steam as a train pulls out of the...
    • BBSAC603
    • California State Capitol from the Loggia of Hotel Senator

    • The California State Capitol Building as seen from the shade of the loggia of the Hotel Senator sometime during the late 1920s is the subject of this color-tinted postcard. Vintage automobiles, palm trees and the Capitol are the main elements on...
    • BBSAC495
    • Marian Anderson, Franz Rupp at the Piano

    • 1944
    • This March 1944 program accompanied a performance of contralto Marian Anderson and accompanist Franz Rupp at the Memorial Auditorium. The Sacramento Bee called the performance "a musical exaltation not commonly experienced."
    • EC-THE-b12f03i01
    • Travelers Hotel - Black and White

    • In this postcard, the huge "Travelers Hotel Sacramento" sign towers over a streetcar and vintage automobiles on the street below. A printed description on the back of this postcard reads, "T. A. Franker, E. H. Hanlon, J. L. Flanagan. Eight stories...
    • BBSAC502
    • California Redwoods

    • 1958
    • This uninspired color photograph of a vintage automobile travelling through the California redwoods was one of a group of stock postcards purchased to promote Lew Williams Chevrolet Center at 2449 Fulton Avenue. Mailed for three cents on December...
    • BBSAC786
    • Central Pacific Railroad Passenger Station - 1876

    • 1990
    • Actors in period costume pose for this promotional postcard, one of a series printed for the California State Railroad Museum in Sacramento. The description on the back of the card reads, “This replica of the Central Pacific Railroad’s second...
    • BBSAC527
    • Regal Service Station

    • 1960
    • This 1960 photograph shows the Regal Service Station, located at 1221 through 1231 Third Street. Giveaway stamps, redeemable for merchandise, are advertised along with a fifteen-month battery for six dollars and eightty-eight cents. A vintage 1960...
    • 624
    • Prairie Schooner and Stage Coach, Sacramento, California

    • 1920
    • Within the walls of Sutter’s Fort two of the most important modes of transportation in the United States are the subject of this vintage postcard circa 1920. The classic stagecoach built by Abbot, Downing & Co. of Concord, New Hampshire was so...
    • BBSAC846
    • State Capitol, Sacramento, California

    • A portion of the portico held up by graceful columns and adorned with larger-than-life figures is visible beneath the dome of the California State Capitol. Postmarked in January of 1911 from Fresno, California, this vintage view featuring a rustic...
    • BBSAC231
    • 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 structure’s...
    • BBSAC848


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