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Mission San Juan Capistrano, Calif. Founded by Fra Junipero Serra in 1776. Famous as the 'Home of the Swallows.' Each spring, about March, large flights of swallows suddenly arrive at the Mission where they spend the summer, leaving again in the fall, about October.

Physical Description

One linen postcard with divided back published by Hopkins News Agency, San Diego, California and printed in the United States by E. C. Kropp, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Condition

Unused

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–Orange County–San Juan Capistrano

Publisher

Hopkins News Agency

Printer

E. C. Kropp Co.

Printing Process

Chromolithography

Technique

Artist rendering

Date Issued

1930-1955

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Publisher Series

201

Postcard Collection Number

California-57

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

315 KB

Image Format

Image/Jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Cop-Darc\Postcards\Linen Postcards\California\CA-57A

Copyright

This postcard may be protected by copyright law. It is being made available for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. It is the responsibility of the user to locate and obtain permission from the copyright owner(s) or heirs for any other use.

Keywords

Mission San Juan Capistrano, Mission Churches, Historic Sites

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