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National Register of Historic Places in Sacramento County, California
Southern Pacific Depot in Sacramento, California
3 January 2009
Depot and Courthouse
(Click Photo To Zoom)
National Register #75000457
Southern Pacific Depot
5th and I Streets

The architectural firm of Bliss & Faville designed the Sacramento Southern Pacific Depot built on land once known as the China Slough (California Landmark 594).

Some buildings designed by Bliss & Faville:
  • 1906: Residence, 3001 Pacific Avenue
  • 1907: St. Francis Hotel, 335 Powell Street
  • 1908: Bank of California, 400 California Street
  • 1908: Residence, 3540 Washington Street
  • 1909: Residence, 18 Presidio Terrace
  • 1910: Geary Theater, 415 Geary Street
  • 1910: Savings Union Bank, 1 Grant Avenue
  • 1910: Rialto Building, 116 New Montgomery
  • 1912: James Leary Flood Mansion, 2222 Broadway
  • 1912: University Club, 800 Powell Street
  • 1913: Masonic Temple, 25 Van Ness Avenue
  • 1914: Richmond Branch of the Carnegie Library, 351 9th Avenue
  • 1914: Residence, 2990 Vallejo Street
  • 1916: Southern Pacific Headquarters, 1 Market Street
  • 1916: Metropolitan Club, 640 Sutter Street
  • 1916: Southern Pacific Building, 1 Market Street
  • 1917: Residence, 2100 Broadway
  • 1918: Residence, 2332 Baker Street
  • 1918: United States Post Office, Willows
  • 1920: Hallidie Plaza Branch of Bank of Italy, 1 Powell Street
  • 1921-1925: Residence, 1950-1960 Jackson Street
  • 1923: Matson Building, 215 Market Street
  • 1926: Southern Pacific Depot, Sacramento
  • 1926, California State Building, 350 McAllister Street

The Encyclopedia of San Francisco has a biography of Walter Danforth Bliss

The highrise building east of the depot is the United States Courthouse designed by Nacht & Lewis Architects which was founded in 1922 by Leonard F. Starks who designed several notable Sacramanto building including the Elks Building, C.K. McClatchy High School and the Post Office on I Street.
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