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    • Irma Grimshaw Retirement

    • 1964
    • Pictured in December 1964 is the retirement party of librarian Irma Grimshaw held at the main branch of the Sacramento Public Library, located at 828 I Street. Left to right are Grimshaw, clerks Muriel Wolleson and Rose Guerra, and librarian...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-12
    • Irma Grimshaw Retirement

    • 1964
    • This December 1964 photograph shows, left to right, librarian Patricia Ladd, library director Dorothy Drake, librarian Irma Grimshaw, and librarian Dorothy Simpson. The picture, captured at Grimshaw’s retirement party, was taken at the main branch...
    • PH-SPL-CEN-4-16
    • Sacramento Manor

    • 1971
    • This promotional postcard for Sacramento Manor, one of the area’s earliest planned retirement communities, depicts a group of well-dressed and obviously posed senior citizens behaving themselves in the Social Lounge of the structure at 7300 24th...
    • BBSAC946
    • Sacramento Manor (Sacramento, Calif.)

    • 1963
    • In this 1963 image, seniors try their luck at shuffle board at the Sacramento Manor retirement home, located at 7300 Twenty-Fourth Street Bypass. Rent at the manor started at 93 dollars a month and potential residents were shuttled back forth...
    • BBSAC926
    • J. J. Jacobs Motor Company Used Car Department

    • 1937
    • This photograph of J.J. Jacobs - Jack J. - Motor Company at 1500 K Street was taken on July 21, 1937. Jacobs came to California from his native Darby, Pennsylvania, in 1911, setting up his Sacramento Studebaker dealership in 1916. In 1934, he...
    • 430
    • A Sacramento Saga

    • 1946
    • This 1946 brochure is one of 3,000 printed to promote the Sacramento Chamber of Commerce's history "A Sacramento Saga," written by Sacramento Union news writer Myrtle Shaw Lord. Covering the chamber's first 50 years, the book sold for three dollars...
    • EC-CHA-b01f02i01
    • 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...
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    • The Sacramento Weekly and Alta California

    • February 19, 1910
    • 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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    • Walnut Café and other Fifth and K Street Businesses

    • 1960
    • Taken in 1960, this photograph shows several storefronts, all on the north side of K Street. They include: Jewel Craft Loans at 515 K Street, the Walnut Café and Tavern at 517 K Street, the Owl Cigar Store at 519 K Street, the Palace Hotel at...
    • 180
    • Anybody's Magazine Vol.1 No.1

    • May 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...
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    • Themis

    • March 10, 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...
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    • Anybody's Magazine Vol.1 No.6

    • October 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...
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    • Themis

    • March 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...
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    • The Review, June 1917

    • 1917-06-01
    • 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...
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    • Themis

    • April 14, 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...
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    • Henderson and Longton

    • 1903
    • This 1903 promotional brochure speaks to the operations of Henderson and Longton, a wholesale produce and fruit company. It was established by Thomas Longton and William Henderson. It dissolved partnership in 1910 with the retirement of Longton and...
    • EC-BUS-b02f05i08
    • Youth Golf Class at Del Paso Country Club

    • 1929
    • This 1929 portrait shows participants in a youth-level golf class at Del Paso Country Club. Golf professional Frank Minch, Senior, the fourth pro in Del Paso's long history, is at the far right of the bottom row. Junior golf was a large...
    • 1495

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