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Mission San Francisco de Asis - better-known as Mission Dolores - Founded Oct. 9, 1776. It is one of the oldest structures in San Francisco and has had services conducted within its adobe walls for more than 130 years.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Smith News Company in San Francisco, California and printed by Colourpicture in Boston & Cambridge, Massechusetts.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1961-08-07

Sender

Helen Fitz Gerald [San Francisco, California]

Recipient

Mother C. Thompson [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Dear Mother, Here for a few days then going on to Santa Fe, N.M. to see Helen Powell Wallace. Sorry not to see you but not going another further south this time. Went on a cruise to Alaska and the Yukon territory out of Vancouver B.C. at the beginning og our holiday. Mary H. (my daughter) will have her seconed baby in Sept.[illegible] pray for you. Fondly Lenel Fitz Gerald

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States-California-San Francisco County-San Francisco

Publisher

Smith News Company

Publisher Series

5P21546

Printer

Colourpicture

Date Issued

1938-1969

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

Northern California-62

Date Digitized

2014-04-17

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\Archives\SDCW Postcard Collection\North America\Northern California-62A

Image File Size

276 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

San Francisco (Calif.), San Francisco de Asís Mission (San Francisco, Calif.), Mission churches

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