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Title
Capitol Inn and Motel
Date Created and/or Issued
1950
Contributing Institution
Sacramento Public Library
Collection
Sacramento Room Postcards
Rights Information
This image may be protected by Copyright Law (Title 17 U.S.C.). Copyright restrictions applying to the reproduction and use of this image are available from the Sacramento Public Library.
Description
This circa 1950 postcard shows the administration building of the Capitol Inn and Motel, located one-and-a-half miles west of Sacramento, on the Davis Highway. The complex was built in 1945/46 and cost 400,000 dollars. Features of the 120-unit spot included 30 by 90 foot swimming pool (accompanied by a beach), a restaurant, and plant-wide air-conditioning. The faux dome measured some 60 feet high, from base to tip.
Type
Image
Format
3.5 x 5.5 in.
Identifier
BBSAC436
http://sacroom.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15248coll2/id/1200
Subject
Hotels and Motels
Business Enterprises
West Sacramento, California
Capitol Building

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