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Title
Old Saloon, Sutter's Fort - Sacramento, Calif
Date Created and/or Issued
1960
Contributing Institution
Sacramento Public Library
Collection
Sacramento Room Postcards
Rights Information
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Description
This circa 1960 postcard shows the saloon which occupied the central building at Sutter's Fort, located at Twenty-Seventh and L streets. Its original barkeeper was Peter "Parly" Slater, a Missouri native and Mormon who came to California prior to the Gold Rush. The saloon was a twenty-four hour operation that included drinking and gaming.
Type
Image
Identifier
BBSAC859
http://cdm15248.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15248coll2/id/1722
Subject
Sutter's Fort
Taverns
Exhibits
Museums and Galleries
California State Parks

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