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Title
2nd & Jay street, Looking east
Contributor
Hepting, Eugene Walter, 1895-1971
Date Created and/or Issued
1936
Publication Information
1936
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
In: [Scenes of Sacramento] [manuscript] / Eugene Walter Hepting. [Sacramento, Calif. : E. Hepting, 1938?], Vol. D, leaf 3.
View of a broad street which fills the bottom half of the photo; at mid-way into photo the street begins with buildings on both sides of street and groups of people at the corner on left side; on left corner is "Palace Hotel" identified on the top; buildings next to it recede into distance; on right side at corner is a 2 story brick building; a small market may be on ground floor as there is an advertisement for Coke on the side; above ground floor are a number of tall windows; a multi-story building dominates at the end of the right side of the street.
1989-1334.
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.
"Former D. O. Mills Bank, right, erected in 1865."
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 2 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.
Identifier
VVW-6831
Language
English
Subject
Buildings--California--Sacramento
Hotels--California--Sacramento
Stores & shops--California--Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Place
California
Sacramento
Sacramento (Calif.)

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