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235- San Carlos Borromeo Mission, Carmel, California. The Mission was established in 1770 and is noted as the last residence and burial place of Fra, Junipero Serra, the founder of California's Missions. The Church, with its strikingly beautiful bell tower is excellently preserved.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Bell Magazine Company in Pacific Grove, California and made by Security Lithograph Company in San Francisco, California.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1955-01-12

Sender

H. Casey [San Francisco, California]

Recipient

Reverend Mother Hill [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

En route to S.F. Jan 15 Dear Rev Mother, The trip has been pleasant and drowsy. The I.H. nuns came to the train and even inside the train with me to be sure all was well. They are wonderful. I will mail this in S.F. as soon as we get there. Yours gratefully H. Casey

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–Monterey County–Carmel-by-the-Sea

Publisher

Bell Magazine Agency

Publisher Series

235

Printer

Security Lithograph Company

Printing Process

lithograph

Date Issued

1908-

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

Central California-42

Date Digitized

2014-04-17

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCW Postcard Collection\UnitedStates\California\CentralCalifornia-42A

Image File Size

312 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Carmel (Calif.), Mission San Carlos Borromeo (Carmel, Calif.), Mission churches

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