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H240- Sarcophagus, San Carlos Mission, Carmel, California - Unveiled in 1924, this large sarcophagus by sculptor Jo Mora depicts Fr. Serra recumbant in death. At his head stands Fr. Crespi and at his feet Frs. Lasuen and Lopez.

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M.G. [Santa Barbara, California]

Recipient

Reverend Mother Hill [San Diego, California]

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Sat. 9:25 Dear Rev. Mother - Nearing Oxnard. Most enjoying trip. Lvoely companions. Sr. Roberta sends you love. Was so happy in Harvey's last evening - to see on far side of room 2 starched and fluted frills! Never tire of lookin at there gently rolling brown hills dotted thickly with "God's candle-sticks." Thanks to each one for time and effort expected in getting me off and for warm [illegible]

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English

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Keywords

Carmel (Calif.), Mission San Carlos Borromeo (Carmel, Calif.), Mission churches, Interiors, Tombs & sepulchral monuments

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