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  1. California missions register

    • Name: Payeras, Mariano, 1769-1823
    • Date: 1817 April 24
    • Topic: Missions; Missions, Spanish
    • Format: text
  2. Report of the Committee on Internal Improvements on the Use of Camels on the Plains

    • Name: Goodman, John B. (John Bartlett), 1901-1991; Redding, B. B. (Benjamin Barnard), 1824-1882
    • Date: May 30, 1855
    • Topic: Camels
    • Format: text
  3. Reglamento de los hospitales militares de la republica mejicana

    • Collection: Mexican Broadsides
    • Date: 1837
    • Topic: Military hospitals; Politics and government; History; Sources
    • Format: text
  4. [Collection of five letters relating to Father Pedro Benito Cambón, the San Diego Mission, and the importation of church decorations for the California Missions], 1781- 1782

    • Collection: San Diego History
    • Name: Trillo y Bermúdez, Francisco; Cambón, Pedro Benito; Favorita (Frigate); San Diego Mission; Princesa (Ship); Sonora (Schooner); Franciscans; Trillo y Bermúdez, Francisco; Cambón, Pedro Benito
    • Date: 1781-1782
    • Topic: Church decoration and ornament; Missions; Missions, Spanish
    • Format: text
  5. Tax receipt : County of San Diego, to R.G. Davis, 1st November, 1851

    • Collection: San Diego History
    • Name: San Diego County (Calif.); Haraszthy, Agoston, 1812-1869
    • Date: 1 November, 1851
    • Topic: Local taxation
    • Format: text
  6. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1868 Sojourners: Chinese laborers working on the transcontinental railroad

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Railroads; Symbolism; Employees; History; Narrative art; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; Immigrants; Chinese
    • Format: image
  7. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1868 Sojourners

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Employees; Immigrants; Chinese; Gold mines and mining; Mural painting and decoration; History; Narrative art; Symbolism; Mexican American art; Railroads
    • Format: image
  8. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1848 Bandaide and 1868 Sojourners

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Murieta, Joaquín
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: violence; History; Indians of North America; Railroads; Immigrants; Narrative art; Gold mines and mining; Mexican American art; Mural painting and decoration; Symbolism
    • Format: image
  9. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1848 Bandaide

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Mason, Biddy, 1818-1891; Murieta, Joaquín
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Miners; Mural painting and decoration; Segregation; violence; Gold mines and mining; Narrative art; Railroads; History; Symbolism; Mexican American art
    • Format: image
  10. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1848 Bandaide

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Gibbs, Mifflin Wistar; Pleasant, Mary Ellen, 1814-1904; Leidesdorff, William A. (William Alexander), 1810-1848
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Mural painting and decoration; Narrative art; History; Mexican American art; Segregation; Gold mines and mining; African Americans; Miners; Migration, Internal; Symbolism
    • Format: image
  11. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule and 1848 Bandaide

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Haciendas; Mural painting and decoration; weddings; Narrative art; History; Symbolism; Mexican American art; Gold mines and mining; Battles
    • Format: image
  12. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Cattle; Mural painting and decoration; History; weddings; Symbolism; Haciendas; Barons (noblemen); Narrative art; Agriculture
    • Format: image
  13. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: History; Narrative art; Indians of North America; Missions; Barons (noblemen); Symbolism; Mexican American art; Agriculture; Cattle; Mural painting and decoration; Missionaries
    • Format: image
  14. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1822 Mexican Rule

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946)
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Missions; Missionaries; Mexican American art; Soldiers; Narrative art; Mural painting and decoration; Symbolism; Agriculture; Flags--Mexico; History
    • Format: image
  15. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1522 Spanish Arrival

    • Collection: Cinewest Archive
    • Name: Social and Public Arts Resource Center (Venice, Los Angeles, Calif.); Baca, Judith Francisca (Mexican-American installation artist and muralist, born 1946); Serra, Junípero, 1713-1784
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Missions; Mural painting and decoration; Cattle; Mules; Narrative art; Indians of North America; History; Mexican American art; Symbolism
    • Format: image