Sacramento Directory Co's Sacramento City Directory 1914, Comprising an Alphabetically Arranged List of Business Firms and Private Citizens of the City of Sacramento and Its Environs, a Classified Business Directory and a Complete "Householders" Guide. Vol. 24

By: Sacramento Directory Company

Price: $150.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Original publisher's green cloth binding. 6 1/2" x 9 1/4." 703 pages, complete. Pages and covers are clean and intact overall. Chipping at the head and tail of spine. Back hinge is split. Spine and edges of the covers are darkened which may have resulted from general use. A Very Good copy. This is a 1914 directory listing the names of residents and businesses in the city of Sacramento, California. Names are organized alphabetically. The directory is replete with advertisements promoting local businesses. Tabs for the sections of "Western Pacific," "Coal," and "House Guide" are visible along the fore-edge. Special section in the front titled, "Sacramento's Leading Japanese Business Men," which lists the addresses and contact information of businesses owned by Japanese Americans. Examples of businesses advertised: "Peoples Saving Bank, The Okita Company, Panama Pacific Restaurant, Capital Fish Co., Cascade Laundry, and S. H Gilbert Co. The House Guide lists addresses with residents' names or if the house is vacant. Printed text on Page 16: "The present volume contains by actual count 30,241 names, exclusive of married women, single girls who have no occupation, and children, and also Japanese and Chinese, an increase of 1,630 names over the preceding edition. Using the usual Directory multiple of 2 1/2 this gives a population for Greater Sacramento of 75,602."

Title: Sacramento Directory Co's Sacramento City Directory 1914, Comprising an Alphabetically Arranged List of Business Firms and Private Citizens of the City of Sacramento and Its Environs, a Classified Business Directory and a Complete "Householders" Guide. Vol. 24

Author Name: Sacramento Directory Company

Categories: Western Americana, U.S. History, Business and Finance,

Publisher: Sacramento, CA, Sacramento Directory Company: 1914

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 022053

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