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Mission San Carlos Borromeo Del Rio Carmelo Founded 1770, Carmel, California - This is the main altar and restored reredos of Mission Carmel, best loved by Father Serra, where he served as priest and lies buried.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was printed by H.S. Crocker in San Francisco, California and features a photograph by Hubert A. Lowman.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1960-05-04

Sender

Ruth & Peggy [Carmel, California]

Recipient

Mother M. Lambin [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Dear MaMere & Community, We visited this mission on our way into Carmel. It is quite interesting great many old vestments! It is a lovely sunny day. Rob has gone golfing with a friend. Love to all Ruth & Peggy

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

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

Publisher Series

CMY-28

Printer

H.S Crocker

Photographer

Hubert A. Lowman

Printing Process

lithograph

Date Issued

1856-

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-59

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-59A

Image File Size

1,242 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

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

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