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Mission San Miguel, San Miguel, Calif. Founded 1797 - "Best Preserved Mission Interior." Bell Tower, a favorite of photographers, rises above the monastery chapel. The large bell, weighing 2000 pounds, tolls the Angelus thrice daily.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Mike Roberts Studio in Berkeley, California.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1959-08-03

Sender

May C [Santa Barbara, California]

Recipient

Mother Celeste Thompson [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Dear Mother: Greetings from Santa Barbara although this is not a picture of it. I have not heard from Marie Louise since before Easter and have no idea where she is. Her last letter to me saw sad- I am doing nothing - and hoping my sister is really resting. Love from May C.

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California-San Luis Obispo County-San Miguel

Publisher

Mike Roberts

Publisher Series

SC3386

Date Issued

1939-1996

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

American Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

Southern California-151

Date Digitized

2014-04-23

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\North America\Southern California-151A

Image File Size

1,330 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

San Miguel (Calif.), Mission San Miguel Arcangel (San Miguel, Calif.), Mission churches, Bell towers

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