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E. P. Figg Building, 224 J Street, Sacramento, Sacramento County, CA



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HB93750
Historic American Buildings Survey Sacramento Redevelopment Agency Collection 1964 South Elevation (hub)

HB93751
Historic American Buildings Survey Sacramento Redevelopment Agency Collection 1964 Lower Cornice And Capital Details


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Location
224 J Street, Sacramento, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CA-1713
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-69).
Building/structure dates: 1852 initial construction
Significance: The E.P. Figg Building, erected in 1852 by E.P. Figg, a pioneer wholesale commission merchant, at a cost of $22,000, was among the early brick structures built immediately after the major fire. In this historical area was located the terminal of the Pony Express, 1860-61, and it was here that construction of the Central Pacific Railroad began in 1863.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Sacramento Redevelopment Agency Collection 1964 SOUTH ELEVATION (HUB)
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Sacramento Redevelopment Agency Collection 1964 LOWER CORNICE AND CAPITAL DETAILS


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