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  1. California missions register

    • Name: Payeras, Mariano, 1769-1823
    • Date: 1817 April 24
    • Topic: Missions; Missions, Spanish
    • Format: text
  2. Protestant missionary helps a convert enter a pond for baptism, surrounded by group of onlookers

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Missionaries; Christianity; Missions; Kewa (Papua New Guinean people)
    • Format: image
  3. Pearlshells (smeared with red pigment) and Australian currency are prepared for ceremonial exchange, as a mission convert looks on

    • Collection: John LeRoy Photographs
    • Name: LeRoy, John D., 1944-
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Kewa (Papua New Guinean people); Rites and ceremonies; Shell money; Pig ceremony; Headdresses; Missions; Ceremonial exchange; Jewelry
    • Format: image
  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. A Mexican border town, near San Diego, Calif.; Old mission church, Mexico

    • Collection: Tijuana Photograph Postcard Collection
    • Date: between 1915 and 1940
    • Topic: Churches; Missions
    • Format: image
  6. Old Mission, Tia Juana [sic], Mexico

    • Collection: Tijuana Photograph Postcard Collection
    • Name: Detroit Publishing Co.
    • Date: circa 1920
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image
  7. San Diego County photograph album

    • Collection: Ed Fletcher Papers
    • Name: Lockwood, Fred; Fletcher, Ed, 1872-1955
    • Date: between 1915 and 1920
    • Topic: Roads; deserts; Dams; Lakes; Rivers; Tree houses; Photograph albums; Mountain resorts
    • Format: image
  8. Fletcher family San Diego County photograph album

    • Collection: Ed Fletcher Papers
    • Name: San Luis Rey Mission (Calif.); Fletcher (Family : Fletcher, Ed, 1872-1955); Fletcher, Ed, 1872-1955; Fletcher, Mary C. B.
    • Date: between 1896 and 1910
    • Topic: Flowers; Photograph albums; Rivers; Indians of North America; Waterfalls; Snow; Missions
    • Format: image
  9. Mission San Luis Rey

    • Collection: Baja California and the West Postcard Collection
    • Name: Cochems, Edward W. (Edward William), 1874-1949; San Luis Rey Mission (Calif.)
    • Date: between 1919 and 1949
    • Topic: Photographic postcards; Missions
    • Format: image
  10. Olive and palm trees at Old San Diego Mission

    • Collection: San Diego History
    • Name: Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912
    • Date: 1888?
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image
  11. Pala Mission, San Diego

    • Collection: Ed Fletcher Papers
    • Date: between 1910 and 1940
    • Topic: Missions
    • 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: History; Narrative art; Indians of North America; Missions; Barons (noblemen); Symbolism; Mexican American art; Agriculture; Cattle; Mural painting and decoration; Missionaries
    • Format: image
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Great Wall of Los Angeles: detail: 1522 Spanish Arrival

    • 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.); Serra, Junípero, 1713-1784
    • Date: Summer, 1976 (first 1,000 feet); 1979 (photograph); 1976-1983 (entire mural); 2008-2011 (restoration)
    • Topic: Sailing ships; Symbolism; Mules; History; Missionaries; Narrative art; Indians of North America; Mural painting and decoration; Mexican American art; Missions
    • Format: image
  16. 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: Narrative art; Missions; Symbolism; Missionaries; Lakes; Landscapes; Mural painting and decoration; History
    • Format: image
  17. San Luis Rey Mission photograph album

    • Collection: Ed Fletcher Papers
    • Name: Martin, Keith; San Luis Rey Mission (Calif.); Fletcher, Ed, 1872-1955
    • Date: 1955
    • Topic: Photograph albums; Dams; Missions
  18. Visita de la Presentación ruins

    • Collection: Marquis McDonald Photographs
    • Name: McDonald, Marquis; Visita de la Presentación (Mission : Baja California Sur, Mexico)
    • Date: between 1949 and 1950
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image
  19. Visita de la Presentación ruins

    • Collection: Marquis McDonald Photographs
    • Name: McDonald, Marquis; Visita de la Presentación (Mission : Baja California Sur, Mexico)
    • Date: between 1949 and 1950
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image