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Mission San Buenaventura, located in what is now the beautiful and thriving city of Ventura, was founded by Father Serra on Easter Sunday, March 31, 1782, on a site which had been discovered and claimed for Spain by the great navigator, Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, on October 10, 1542, almost fifty years to the day, after landing of Christopher Columbus.

Physical Description

One linen postcard with divided back published by Gardner - Thompson Company, Los Angeles, California and printed in the United States by California Scenic Views.

Condition

Unused

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–California–Ventura County–Ventura

Publisher

Gardner - Thompson Co.

Printer

California Scenic Views

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

809

Postcard Collection Number

California-29

Digital Collection

San Diego College for Women Linen Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2013

Image File Size

276 KB

Image Format

Image/Jpeg

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

Cop-Darc\Postcards\Linen Postcards\California\CA-29A

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 Buenaventura Mission, Mission Churches, Historic Sites, Ventura (California)

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