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    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • December 11, 1909
    • 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 Weekly and Alta California

    • December 18, 1909
    • 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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    • View of Bridge Near Roseville

    • May 9, 1908 and May 13, 1908
    • This 1908 postcard captures the rural splendor of Placer County, near Roseville, California. Set amidst several oak trees, a wooden bridge runs through the middle of the frame while a country house hides to the right.
    • BBSAC087
    • Waterhouse's Paper

    • April 10, 1908
    • The Sacramento-based Waterhouse’s Paper was started in the spring of 1908 by attorney, humorist, poet and writer A.J. Waterhouse. The weekly, 16-page publication was devoted to “comment, fiction, satire, humor and philosophy, portrayed in verse and...
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    • Official Gazette

    • April 15, 1918
    • In April 1915, Sacramento’s City Commission, a governing body that had been in place since July 1912, set itself to transparency with the release of its Official Gazette (known also as the Municipal Gazette). Founded through unanimous vote from the...
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    • State Capitol, Showing Grounds at Sacramento, Cal.

    • 1908
    • Shown in 1908 is a colorized view of the rear of the California State Capitol building. The photograph was taken from atop the State Agricultural Fair Building, in the eastern most portion of Capitol Park, along Fifteenth Street, between L and N...
    • BBSAC250
    • K Street - H.J. Johnston

    • 1908
    • Shown in circa 1908 is K Street, looking west from Tenth Street. To the immediate left of the frame is William Land's State House Hotel. Land purchased the State House in 1891, operating until placing into the same spot his own Hotel Land in...
    • BBSAC374
    • State Capitol, Showing Grounds at Sacramento, Cal. - b & w

    • 1908
    • Shown in 1908 is a black and white view of the rear of the California State Capitol building. The photograph was taken from atop the State Agricultural Fair Building, in the eastern most portion of Capitol Park, along Fifteenth Street, between L...
    • BBSAC257
    • J Street, Sacramento, Cal. - M. Rieder

    • 1908
    • A stretch of Sacramento’s J Street over a century ago is the subject of this German-made color postcard. Mailed in Sacramento on October 22 of 1908 for two cents, this card’s destination was 8th Street and arrived the same day it was mailed to let...
    • BBSAC387
    • The Review, April 1908

    • 1908-04-01
    • 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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    • Sacramento - Post Office, E.C. Kropp

    • February 27, 1908
    • This 1908 postcard shows Sacramento's Post Office and Federal Building, located at the northeast corner of Seventh and K streets. The structure was dedicated on George Washington's birthday, February 22, 1894. It was razed, in the name of...
    • BBSAC159
    • The Review, November 1911

    • 1911-11-01
    • 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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    • Main Entrance to High School

    • 1910
    • Bracketted by fan palms is the entrance to Sacramento High School in this circa 1910 postcard. Located on L Street, between Eighteenth and Nineteenth streets, one architect involved with the school's 1908 construction referred to the finished...
    • BBSAC660
    • The Visitor

    • 1892
    • David Lubin and his half-brother Harris Weinstock expanded their original store into the largest mail-order business on the West Coast by 1875, and that store became an emporium. Incorporated in 1888 with plans of building more stores, the...
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    • Sacramento High School - 18 to 19, K and L Streets

    • 1910
    • The brick and mortar Sacramento High School is the subject of this circa 1910 postcard. Located at L Street, between Eighteenth and Nineteenth streets, the four story school was built in 1908, and contained 35 classrooms for a capacity of 800...
    • BBSAC661
    • Dierssen Home

    • 1906
    • The newly constructed Dierssen Home at 920 H Street is shown in this 1906 photograph. George Dierssen, a German American from Bremen, lived in the home with his wife Edith and children, George, Evelyn and Norman, until his death in February 1908.
    • 2008
    • The Visitor

    • November 1892
    • David Lubin and his half-brother Harris Weinstock expanded their original store into the largest mail-order business on the West Coast by 1875, and that store became an emporium. Incorporated in 1888 with plans of building more stores, the...
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    • The Elk, 1914

    • 1914-01-01
    • Growing children with no available outlet for further education was incentive enough for sixteen elementary school districts to establish California’s first union high school in Elk Grove. The initial building was housed in what is now Old Town...
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    • St. Francis Roman Catholic Church

    • 1920
    • This 1920 photograph shows the distinct twin-spired St. Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church, located at 1112 Twenty-sixth Street. Built for 100,000 dollars, the church's cornerstone was laid on October 10, 1908, and then dedicated on October...
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