Parks and Buildings of Sacramento, Calif., ca. 1930-1939.

Processed by James Ryan.
The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, California 94720-6000

Parks and Buildings of Sacramento, Calif., ca. 1930-1939

BANC PIC 1905.05243-.05277--PIC

The Bancroft Library

University of California

Berkeley, California 1997
Finding aid and digital representations of archival materials funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
    Processed and encoded by:
    California Heritage Digital Image Access Project staff in The Bancroft Library and The Library's Electronic Text Unit
    Digital images processed by:
    The Library Photographic Service
    Finding aid completed:
    January 1997
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Parks and Buildings of Sacramento, Calif.
Collection Number: BANC PIC 1905.05243-.05277--PIC
Extent: 34 photographic prints: b&w; 20 x 26 cm. 29 digital objects
Repository: The Bancroft Library. University of California, Berkeley.
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Languages Represented: English

Information for Researchers


Collection is available for use.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish photographs must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Pictorial Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
Copyright restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Parks and Buildings of Sacramento, Calif., BANC PIC 1905.05243-.05277--PIC, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Digital Representations Available

Digital representations of selected original pictorial materials are available in the list of materials below. Digital image files were prepared from selected Library originals by the Library Photographic Service. Library originals were copied onto 35mm color transparency film; the film was scanned and transferred to Kodak Photo CD (by Custom Process); and the Photo CD files were color-corrected and saved in JFIF (JPEG) format for use as viewing files.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information


Scope and Content

The Photographs of the Parks and Buildings of Sacramento, Calif., collection contains 34 photographic prints probably taken during the 1930's. Included are views of parks, schools and other buildings. Parks include Fremont, McKinley Marshall, South Side, and Winn parks. Schools include Oak Park, Watson Grammar, and the high school. Other photographs show the Elvas Southern Pacific bridge, interiors and exteriors of the Alameda Municipal Electric light plant, Sutter's Fort (cannon, building and grounds), the city plaza, court house, city hall, armory, and other buildings. Also included are interior and exterior views of the Alameda Municipal Electric light plant. A few non-Sacramento scenes are also included. Some photographs are of architectural drawings and one photograph depicts a University of California Extension display. The photographers are unidentified.

Container Listing


Sutter's Fort, Sacramento


:05248 Calif. State Capital, Sacramento


California State Capital - Sacramento


:05252 City Plaza, Sacramento


:05253 Sacramento County Court Hse., Sacramento


:05254 City Hall, Sacramento - R.A. Herold, Architect


City Hall, Sacramento


:05257 Armory, Sacramento


McKinley Park, Sacramento








Fremont Park, Sacramento


:05264 Marshall Park, Sacramento


South Side Park, Sacramento






:05268 Winn Park, Sacramento


Oak Park School, Sacramento




:05271 High School, Sacramento


:05272 Watson Grammar School, Sacramento


:05273 School, 11th & 12th, U & V Sts., Sacramento, Frank T. Shea & John O. Lofquist - Architects


:05274 Elvas Southern Pacific Bridge, Sacramento


:05275 California University Extension Division - Display & Services


:05276 Alameda Municipal Electric Light Plant - Alameda


:05277 Alameda Electric Light Plant - Alameda