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    • Downtown Plaza, Sacramento, CA

    • 2000
    • This circa 2000 postcard shows the Downtown Plaza Mall, located on K Street, between Seventh and Third streets. The tapestry of stores was born out of the Downtown Plaza Associates, a group of local investors and the Hahn Group who - in concert...
    • BBSAC826
    • The Plaza, Sacramento, California - Mitchell 1905

    • 1905
    • This 1905 postcard provides a view of Plaza Park from the corner of Tenth and J Streets. When Sacramento's business district was raised in the 1860s, the area containing the plaza was left as a basin, making it a lake during the Winter. The plaza...
    • BBSAC211
    • City Plaza, 10th and J Streets

    • City Plaza, known in the past as Plaza Park and currently named after labor leader and migrant worker advocate Caesar Chavez Park, as it appeared looking west from Tenth and J Streets a century ago. One of the original squares donated by John...
    • BBSAC217
    • William Coleman Fountain in Plaza Park

    • 1926
    • This 1926 photograph shows on of the female figures comprising the William Coleman Fountain in Plaza Park. The fountain was the creation of Ralph Stackpole, a noted San Francisco sculptor and artist. The three women symbolize the three rivers...
    • 1094
    • The Plaza, Sacramento, California - E.H. Mitchell

    • 1905
    • Shrouded in greenery, from the corner of Tenth and J Streets, is Plaza Park. At the time of this 1905 photograph, the Plaza was adorned with several elms, orange trees, redwoods, and palms. The block underwent a 70,000 dollar facelift in 1966...
    • BBSAC210
    • City Plaza Park, Sacramento, Calif.

    • 1895
    • This circa 1895 postcard provides an image of the Plaza Park, bordered by I and J streets and Ninth and Tenth streets, and as seen from the park's southwest corner. Plaza Park was one of the original 10 city blocks granted to the City of...
    • BBSAC218
    • Patrons at Downtown Plaza Location

    • 1988
    • Several patrons, in 1988, view the collection at the Central Library’s temporary 536 Downtown Plaza location. The 12,500-square-foot, 40-seat location was neslted between the mall’s House of Mickey souvenir shop and the Bedazzled jewelry shop.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-13-2
    • Display at Downtown Plaza Location

    • 1991
    • This 1991 photograph shows a display for National Women’s History Month at the temporary 536 Downtown Plaza location of the Central Library. The library held hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m.
    • PH-SPL-CEN-13-6
    • Parade down I Street at Ninth

    • 1930s
    • This view of an Armistice Day parade in the 1930s was taken from a slightly elevated vantage point. It shows a youthful appearing marching band moving along I at Ninth Street. A very large crowd is assembled to view the parade near Plaza Park,...
    • 1087
    • The Plaza, Sacramento, California - Mitchell, PCK, Reider

    • This early twentieth-century postcard shows Plaza Park as viewed from the southeast. In the immediate foreground and under cover is a drinking fountain. To the left of that is the park's band stand and a tremendous draw from summertime concerts. ...
    • BBSAC208
    • City Plaza, Sacramento, Cal. - Charles P. Nathan

    • Sacramento's Plaza Park, as viewed from the southeast, is the subject of this postcard. In the center of the frame is the park's fountain. Long seen as stylistically outmoded and an eyesore to many, it was replaced in 1909 by a vote of the...
    • BBSAC209
    • Stevens Monument, Sacramento, California - Mitchell, PCK

    • 1890
    • This postcard shows a statue dedicated to the memory of Andrew Jackson Stevens, a native of Vermont who went on to become a master builder of early Southern Pacific Railroad locomotives. Locted at Sacramento's Park Plaza at Ninth and J Streets,...
    • BBSAC213
    • The Plaza, 10th and J Street, Sacramento, Cal. - Kropp

    • 1910
    • This circa 1910 postcard depicts Plaza Park, as viewed from the southeast. As early as 1854, the plan was to set the block aside as the location for the California State Capitol building. With 300,000 dollars in hand, the commenced construction,...
    • BBSAC219
    • The Review, June 1898

    • 1898-06-01
    • 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...
    • Kneeland's Apparel Shop

    • 1949
    • Shown in 1949 is a photograph of the Kneeland's Apparel Shop, located at 918 Ninth Street, just west of Sacramento's Plaza Park. Minnie and Frank Kneeland Geisser were the proprietors of the business which had been located on K Street. Following...
    • 429
    • The Review, October 1908

    • 1908-10-01
    • 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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