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Title
[West Sacramento Company office] (2 views)
Contributor
McCurry Foto Co
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1910]
Publication Information
Sacramento, Cal. : McCurry Foto Co
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Plates in: [Photograph album of the creation of West Sacramento, ca. 1910]. Pages [89, 110]
Residence with siding, rail fence, diamond-shaped windows, porch.
View 1 (2010-1857). Shows house, outer wood fence, inner wire fence. McCurry no. 6047 -- view 2 (2010-1929). Group portrait of men (and one boy) on steps of house.
West Sacramento Company incorporated in 1910 for purpose of developing land west of Sacramento River. Between 1910 and 1913 completed reclamation project that included construction of levees, irrigation system, roads. In 1911 organized area as Reclamation District 900.
House used by Company as first office building. Originally owned by Fred and Margaret Kripp. Located on levee east of South River Road, at end of Fifteenth Street.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
2 photographic prints ; 8 1/4 x 6 1/8 in. and 7 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.
Identifier
(C)001437953CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
West Sacramento Company--Photographs
Houses--California--West Sacramento
Fences--California--West Sacramento
Porches--California--West Sacramento
Men--Clothing & dress--California--West Sacramento
West Sacramento (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Group portraits
Place
California
West Sacramento
West Sacramento (Calif.)

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