Royal Presidio Chapel of Monterey - Cardinell Vincent Postcards Collection

Cardinell Vincent Postcards

The Cardinell Vincent Postcards Collection is one of the best full sets of mission photographs ever produced. The photographs are unadorned early images rendered in sepia tone and were taken between the late 19th and early 20th century. The set …

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Postcard 02 – San Diego Mission, Calif. Founded 1769. Detroit Publishing Company. ca 1910. NMAH 1986.0639.2015.

California Mission Colored Postcards

California’s iconic missions have captivated hearts for centuries. But beyond their historical significance, these missions have also been popular subjects for postcards, offering a unique window into how these landmarks were perceived and shared over time. The late 19th and …

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