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    • Johnson’s Restaurant

    • 1955
    • This circa 1955 photograph shows two men posing inside Johnson’s Restaurant at 1019 Tenth Street. To the left is restaurateur George Johnson, a Greek-American who immigrated to the United States in 1913. After spending his formative years on the...
    • 64
    • Johnson’s Restaurant During Open Hours

    • 1955
    • Captured in this circa 1955 photograph, happy customers and employees look toward the camera at Johnson’s Restaurant at 1019 Tenth Street. Standing near the entrance to the restaurant is, on the right, owner George Johnson, and, on the left, his...
    • 63
    • Hart's Restaurant

    • 1942
    • The evening of May 27, 1942, is enlightened by the neon sign of the Art Deco-style Hart's Restaurant at 919 K Street location. The location, previously occupied by the Vienna Restaurant, opened in the fall of 1937 with a chromium metal marquis,...
    • 383
    • Johnson's Restaurant

    • 1950
    • Interior of Johnson's Restaurant, 1019 Tenth Street, circa 1950. The Johnson's Restaurant empire was later known as Eppie's Restaurants. Note the floral decorations and the two men in the aisle with flowers in their lapels. The man pictured to the...
    • 65
    • 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
    • Restaurant at 1513 Eleventh Street

    • 1931
    • Pictured on October 1, 1931, at 1513 Eleventh Street, is a new restaurant building with a unique look. Although the home to different eateries throughout the years, the spot is best known for its association with Posey’s Cottage, founded in...
    • 160
    • Danny's Garden Restaurant, Sacramento, California

    • 1963
    • Shown in circa 1963 is the bar of Danny's Garden Restaurant, at 5675 Freeport Boulevard. Set within the Blomberg Center, it touted itself as "Sacramento's newest and most beautiful restaurant and cocktail lounge. Banquet facilities." The business...
    • BBSAC650
    • The Coral Reef Restaurant

    • The "Outrigger Room" of the Coral Reef Restaurant at 2795 Fulton Avenue is the subject of this postcard, one of several issued over the years to promote the popular night spot, famous for over 40 years as a family reatuarant with banquet facilities...
    • BBSAC642
    • Stan's Restaurant by Night

    • 1941
    • This evening photograph, taken in circa 1941, shows the art deco-style splendor of Stan's Restaurant at 1735 Stockton Boulevard. Opening in 1934, the Stockton Boulevard location was Stan Burke's first, with two more at 2705 Del Paso Boulevard and...
    • 1918
    • Stag Smoker

    • 1942
    • This 1942 program lays out an American Legion fundraiser for children's welfare, held at the Memorial Auditorium. Over 3,000 attendees experienced 20 different performers, from vaudeville-style to lounge-style acts.
    • EC-CLU-601f1i01
    • China Palace Restaurant

    • 1952
    • Taken in 1952, this photograph shows the China Palace Restaurant, located at 3022 L Street.
    • 402
    • Firehouse Restaurant

    • 1962
    • Pictured in circa 1962 is the Firehouse Restaurant at 1112 through 1114 Second Street. The eatery was founded by brothers Carl, Larry and Newton Cope near the time this photograph was taken and set inside Sacramento’s oldest remaining volunteer...
    • 132
    • The Review, June 1918

    • 1918-06-01
    • 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...
    • Coral Reef Lodge

    • The Maleville brothers played an important role in establishing the Town and Country area of Sacramento and particularly Fulton Avenue, known from the 1940s through the 1960s as a thoroughfare loaded with quality eateries, lodges and nightclubs....
    • BBSAC444
    • The Nut Tree

    • 1960
    • This circa 1960 brochure offers a collection of recipes from the famed But Tree Restaurant, located on United States Highway 40, near Vacaville. The spot opened as a roadside fruit stand in July 1921 and closed as a beloved restaurant in January...
    • Themis

    • February 24, 1889
    • Founded and edited by a talented team of newspapermen, educators, lawyers with political savvy and clout, Themis was envisioned as a completely independent journal offering counsel and providing access to justice and law. A literary journal with...
    • Rosemount Grill

    • 1945
    • The Rosemount Grill sits at 3145 Folsom Boulevard in this 1945 photograph. Founded by Yugoslavian immigrant Peter Valerio in 1914 at 1011 Ninth Street, the Rosemount quickly became a Sacramento institution. It moved to the pictured location in...
    • 200


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