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Locally famous mansion was home to successful laundry owner, photographer, others

Many historic homes can be found in Sacramento, and one of the grandest of these homes is a palatial, 11-room structure at the northeast corner of 21st and T streets. It certainly is not easy to miss seeing this well-preserved

KROY was among Sacramento’s early radio stations

Editor’s Note: This is the third article in a series about the history of broadcasting in the Sacramento area. This series was inspired by readers’ positive responses to previous articles about local television history in this publication and several requests

Sacramento area’s first television station debuted in 1953

Editor’s Note: This is part four in a series about local people connected to the early days of television. As mentioned in the last article of this series, nearly 16 months after the Federal Communications Commission lifted its freeze on

Former mayors, other notables memorialized at East Lawn Memorial Park

Editor’s Note: This is part 12 in a series about the rich history of and associated with East Sacramento’s award-winning East Lawn Memorial Park. East Lawn Memorial Park, as has been presented in other articles of this series, serves as

Former East Sacramento resident Louis F. Breuner played essential roles in East Lawn’s establishment, Breuner’s store

Editor’s Note: This is part seven in a series about the rich history of and associated with East Sacramento’s award-winning East Lawn Memorial Park. In the history of Sacramento, one of the most recognized surnames is Breuner. And had it

East Lawn Memorial Park’s establishment inspired by great flood of 1904

Editor’s Note: This is part two in a series about the rich history of and associated with East Sacramento’s award-winning East Lawn Memorial Park. For those who are familiar with Sacramento’s earlier years, it is no secret that floods influenced