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Sender

Nell Curtin [Tucson, Arizona, United States]

Recipient

Miss May Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri, United States]

Postmark

1939-03-30

Caption

San Xavier Del Bac Mission is located 10 miles south of Tucson near the banks of the Santa Cruz River. It was established by Father Kino in 1692 and is one of a chain of three started in Arizona by this adventurous priest. It stands i the midst of the hogans of the Papago Indians, direct descendants of those peoples for whom it was conceived and built. Cervices are conducted regularly by the priests for these Indians.

Physical Description

One linen postcard with divided back and printed in the United States by "C.T. Art Colortone" made only by Curt Teich and Company Inc., Chicago, Illinois.

Condition

Used

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Arizona–Pima County–Tucson

Printer

Curt Teich & 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

Postcard Collection Number

Arizona-10

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

320 KB

Image Format

Image/Jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Cop-Darc\Postcards\Linen Postcards\Arizona\AZ-10A

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

San Xavier Mission (Tucson, Arizona), Mission Churches, Historic Sites

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