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Title  [Ships - Sacramento River]
Publisher  Sacramento, Calif. : Alvord & Young
Date  [1915?]
Description  64 p. : ill. ; 6 x 9 in.
Subject(s)  Steamboats--California--Sacramento River (23), Newtown No. 2 (Steamboat) (1), Piers & wharves--California--Sacramento (13), Sacramento River (Calif.) (240), Sacramento (Calif.) (782)

Book illustrations (89), Chromolithographs (6)

Summary  This joint effort by the Board of Supervisors and Exposition Commissioners of Sacramento County from 1915 is a wonderful example of the promotional brochures issued by most California counties to draw visitors and new neighbors to the Golden State. The passenger ship CAPITAL CITY dwarfs the NEWTOWN No. 2 as they lay at rest on the Sacramento River ca. 1915. The boats in the background are wedged into a waiting pattern as they await their turn at the docks or the signal to release them on their journey.
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Sacramento Public Library, Sacramento Room
Copyright  Sacramento Public Library, Sacramento Room
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SPE 979.453 S123 1915 SAC
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Book: SPE 979.453 S123 1915 SAC p. 20
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Image: 6 x 9 in.

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