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Title
New Year's Eve 1910 at Sacramento
Date Created and/or Issued
1910
Contributing Institution
Sacramento Public Library
Collection
Sacramento Room Postcards
Rights Information
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Description
This 1910 postcard employs whimsy in celebrating New Year's Eve in Sacramento. On the evening, thousands welcomed the new year with horns, cowbells, whistles, and confetti on a full K Street. As stated in the January 1, 1911, "Sacramento Bee," "many whose public records have been immaculate for the preceding 364 days painted themselves royal purple...[and]...Tenderloin characters issued forth by the hundred from the west end and mingled with society in hotels and restaurants.
Type
Image
Identifier
BBSAC730
http://cdm15248.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15248coll2/id/1595
Subject
Humor
Holidays
Musicians
Festivals and Celebrations

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