June 25, 1961: photo of Capitol Towers and Garden Apartments' Plaza
Source: Center for Sacramento History. Sacramento Bee Collection. CSH. June 25, 1961. Caption: "Mrs. Larry McFarland and her son, Jeffrey, enjoy the fountain located in the center of a downtown block of the redevelopment area."
This is one of several historic images in this online album of Capitol Towers and Garden Apartments (now Capitol Towers and Villas), a beautiful and functional mid-20th century historic neighborhood threatened by demolition by an investment group.
For more information, visit sacmod.org/preservation/capitol-tower-sacramento-commons/