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San Jose Second Mission, Built 1718 San Antonio, Texas - This was the second of several Missions named after St. Joseph, built in 1718 by the Franciscan Monks, and was used in converting the Indians. It was also used as a place of refuge from hostile Indians. The hand carving by experts to be one of the finest specimens of ancient carving extant. "The Winter Playground of America"

Physical Description

Linen postcard with divided back published by Dallas Post Card Company, Dallas, Texas and printed in the United States by "C.T. Art Colortone" made only by Curt Teich & Co. Inc., Chicago, Illinois.

Condition

Unused

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Texas–Bexar County–San Antonio

Publisher

Dallas Post Card Company

Printer

Curt Teich & Company

Printer Number

2A-H673

Printing Process

Color lithograph

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Publisher Series

A-11

Postcard Collection Number

Texas-08

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

287 KB

Image Format

image/jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\TX-08A

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Mission San Jose y San Miguel de Aguayo (San Antonio, Texas), Mission Churches, Historic Sites

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