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Title
[Stagecoach departing Sutter's Fort, Nov. 1936]
Contributor
McCurry Foto Co
Date Created and/or Issued
1936
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
2017-0169.
View of stage coach owned by the Native Sons of the Golden West, Auburn; en route to the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge opening celebration on November 12, 1936. Photograph was taken November 8. Coach driven by Roy Blexham and Jim Dixon (of Placerville).
McCurry no.: 31965-6.
Sacramento's contribution to the celebration of the opening of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge was the Progress of Transportation Pageant. The Pageant consisted of a different form of transportation leaving Sutter's Fort each day, traveling to San Francisco for the opening. Pageant was sponsored by the Sacramento Chamber of Commerce.
Type
image
Format
Unmediated
Sheet
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 8 x 10 in.
Identifier
(C)001602969CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Celebrations--California--Sacramento
Stagecoaches--California--Sacramento
Forts & fortifications--California--Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)--Photographs
Sutter's Fort (Sacramento, Calif.)--Photographs
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)
Sutter's Fort (Sacramento, Calif.)
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (Oakland and San Francisco, Calif.)

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