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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.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was made by Security Lithograph Company in San Francisco, California.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1955-06-26

Sender

M.G. [Santa Barbara, California]

Recipient

Reverend Mother Hill [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Sat 6pm Dear Reverend Mother, safely arrived after a very nice trip. Met by Anita McCarty shall unite very soon. In CJM M.G. RSCJ

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

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

Publisher Series

H240

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-50

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-50A

Image File Size

264 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

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

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