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Title
Northwest corner of 23rd & R street
Contributor
Hepting, Eugene Walter, 1895-1971
Date Created and/or Issued
1901
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
1989-1156.
In: [Scenes of Sacramento] [manuscript] / Eugene Walter Hepting. [Sacramento, Calif. : E. Hepting, 1938?], Vol. A, leaf 44.
View of a large wood-clad Victorian building with a broad staircase with balustrade leading up to the 1st floor; 3 floors plus basement and attic rooms; brick chimney at left of building; covered porch on 1st floor with a pediment above entryway; railings on every floor enclose porches on 1st & 2nd floor;to the right is a wing that has been added and built back from the original; double columns support the porches at regular intervals; triangular roof tops the building and small trees have been planed on the sidewalk in front.
Walter Hepting was born in Sacramento (father was from Switzerland, mother from Germany). Worked for the State Treasurer's Office. Was amateur historian, collected old photographs and images of Sacramento.
"Old 'Sisters Hospital' (Catholic) this building was erected in 1896 and torn down about 1925."
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 9 1/4 x 11 in.
Identifier
(C)001393460CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-6825
Language
English
Subject
Hospitals--California--Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Place
California
Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)

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