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Title
Sacramento City and County
Publisher
Sacramento : The News Publishing Co.
Date
1906
Description
17 pages ; 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.
Subject(s)
Summary
17 pages from a 46 page booklet by W.B. Thorpe, statistician of Sacramento County, promoting the city and county. Text covers the soil, water supply, climate, viticulture and citrus fruits, wines, brandy and malt liquor, stock-raising and darying, poultry farming, hops, flour mills and mill products, asparagus and general and product statistics. Illustrations include Oak Park, a vineyard, oleander tree, tokay table grape vines, a strawberry patch, a chicken ranch, and an orchard. In: "Sacramento City and County. California. The capital and the Garden of an empire", front cover and pages 19-33, 43.
Owning
Institution
California State Library, California History Room
Copyright
California State Library, California History Room
Call
Number
* F868.S12 T56 1906
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