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San Miguel Mission
FormatPostcard
Description2 pages
LanguageEnglish
City, StateSanta Fe, NM
DenominationCatholic Church
SubjectFine Arts
NotesOldest Church in U. S. A.This old mission was founded by Father Benavides in 1621 and during the Indian Rebellion of 1680, the Church was burned. It was restored by De Vargas in 1692 and has been in continuous use since.
CollectionJames R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
ContributorPrinceton Theological Seminary
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