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Mission San Diego de Alcala
FormatPostcard
Description2 pages
LanguageEnglish
City, StateSan Diego, CA
DenominationCatholic Church
SubjectFine Arts
NotesThe Mission San Diego De Alcala was founded in 1769 by Fra Junipero Serra. The first of a chain of 21 Franciscan Missions built in California. In 1775 it was practically destroyed as a result of Indian attacks. In 1930 it was restored and is now in perfect condition.
CollectionJames R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
ContributorPrinceton Theological Seminary
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