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    • Third Street, 1122 through 1128

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph reveals a derelict and abandoned group of storefronts on Third Street, between K and L Streets.
    • 689
    • Mel's Service Station

    • 1960
    • Mel's, an abandoned service station at 1215 Second Street, bears the legend "Moved to 7451 Auburn Boulevard" hand-painted on the garage door. The gas pumps are still in place and a car is parked near the pumps and there are several cars parked...
    • 1378
    • Sixth Street:  1008 through 1018

    • 1960
    • This dormant section of Sixth Street, between J and K Streets, was photographed in 1960. The Yee Pharmacy at 1008 Sixth Street, Sacramento Hat Works at 1010 Sixth Street, the Stewart Hotel at 1012 Sixth Street, the Keystone Cafe at 1014 Sixth...
    • 1678
    • J Street, 612-618

    • 1960
    • This view of vacant stores displays signs identifying the Rancho Grande Restaurant (612 J Street), Capital Glass Company (614 J Street), Al & Ray's Music Store (616 J Street), and Star Barber Shop (618 J Street). An automobile is parked at the...
    • 925
    • Sixth Street:  1022 through 1026

    • 1960
    • This photograph, taken in circa 1960, reveals a portion of Sixth Street. Businesses included are Harry's Clothing at 1022 Sixth Street, the Sixth & K Grocery at 1024 Sixth Street, the Stadion Cafe and Greek Lodge at 1024 Sixth Street, and the...
    • 1679
    • J Street: 423 through 431

    • 1959
    • This 1959 photograph shows the storefronts of Silvius and Shoenbackler Bookbinders at 423 J Street, Charley's Shoppe at 425 J Street, and the Roxy Hotel at 431 J Street.
    • 82
    • J Street:  624 through 626

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows the facade of the C. H. Krebs and Company building, housing the Capital Hotel at 626 J Street, a single room and Eli Jeweler at 624 J Street.
    • 137
    • Second Street:  908 through 914

    • 1970
    • Taken in circa 1970, this color photograph reveals the western strech of Second Street, between I and J Streets. The pictured buildings are vacant, awaiting a an earnest effort by the City of Sacramento and other players to develop a 28-acre...
    • 1564f
    • Second Street:  908 through 914

    • 1970
    • Shown in this circa 1970 photograph, on the west side of Second Street, is the Hotel Enterprise at 914 Second Street. Built in circa 1880, the building was originally the home to Hall, Luhrs and Company Wholesale Grocers, one of the first...
    • 1564d
    • Hunter's Drugs

    • 1970
    • Photograph circa 1970 of Hunter's Drugs at 912 Second Street. Located near the end of downtown Sacramento at Second Street and I Street, this property housed hotels during the first part of the 1900's. In the 1950s and early 1960s employment...
    • 1565
    • Second Street:  1127 through 1131

    • 1960
    • This 1960 photograph shows the vacant homes of what were La Copa de Leche Restaurant at 1127 Second Street and the Big Mug Cafe at 1131 Second Street.
    • 1520
    • Seventh Street:  1006 through 1010A

    • 1961
    • Pearl's Beauty Shop at 1008 Seventh Street and the Magic Kitchen Restaurant at 1010A Seventh Street are visible in this 1961 photograph. 1006 Seventh Street was vacant at the time the photgraph was taken.
    • 1615
    • Seventh Street:  1010 and 1012

    • 1960
    • Photographed in 1960 is the dormant storefront of the Leathercraft at 1010 Seventh Street. Next door is the American Typewriter Exchange at 1012 Seventh Street.
    • 323
    • K's Fountain and Cafe

    • 1960
    • Photograph of K's Restaurant (Fountain and Cafe) at 219 K Street, circa 1960.
    • 326
    • Capital Glass Company

    • 1960
    • Photograph of the Capital Glass Company at 614 J Street, taken in 1960. Operated by Bruce Hendon, the business offered "Any Size, Any Kind, Made to Order Plate Glass." A public scale is visible on the left-hand side of the photograph.
    • 340
    • Western Union Telegraph Company

    • 1960
    • Taken in 1960, this photograph shows the former Western Union Telegraph Company building, having operated from 1868 to 1938. Prior to that, the building, known as the Pioneer Telegraph Building, housed the California Telegraph Company from 1863...
    • 341
    • Bee Cafe

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 photograph shows the dormant façade of the Bee Café at 217 K Street. It was operated by Shizuka Matsumoto.
    • 377
    • J Street:  211 through 221

    • 1960
    • Shown in 1960 is a northerly and eroding section of J Street, between Second and Third Streets. Most prominent is the Weinstock, Lubin and Company warehouse at 211 through 219 J Street. To the right of that is the Welcome Hotel at 221 J Street.
    • 467
    • Baggage Room Closed

    • 1970
    • A sign posted next to the door of a baggage room reads: CLOSING APRIL 18, 1969 All Baggage That is Overdue Can be Picked Up At ACME TRANSFER & STORAGE 1009 14th ST SACTO.
    • 1931
    • The Coffee Cup Restaurant

    • 1960
    • Pictured in circa 1960, at 1215 Third Streetm is the Coffee Cup Restaurant. A Coca Cola sign is mounted over the entrance to the cafe. An empty store front with a torn awning appears next door. A painted advertisement for Henry's Grocery can be...
    • 627

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