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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. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  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: Narrative art; Missions; Symbolism; Missionaries; Lakes; Landscapes; Mural painting and decoration; History
    • Format: image
  13. Mission El Rosario ruins

    • Collection: Marquis McDonald Photographs
    • Name: McDonald, Marquis; Misión Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Viñadaco (Baja California, Mexico)
    • Date: between 1949 and 1950
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image
  14. Estado que manifiesta el que tenian las misiones de la antigua California, 1776 Feb. 25

    • Collection: Baja California
    • Name: Peramás, Melchor de; Dominicans.
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: text
  15. San Diego, California

    • Collection: Baja California and the West Postcard Collection
    • Name: Dexter Press, Inc.; Sparkletone Photo Service; San Diego Mission
    • Date: between 1950 and 1959
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image
  16. San Diego Mission and Palm…Planted 1969

    • Collection: Baja California and the West Postcard Collection
    • Name: San Diego Mission
    • Date: between 1925 and 1942
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image
  17. 1078A: Mission San Antonio de Pala, Founded 1816, Near Oceanside and Escondido, North of San Diego, Calif.

    • Collection: Baja California and the West Postcard Collection
    • Name: M. Kashower Co.; Mission San Antonio de Pala
    • Date: between 1930 and 1945
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image
  18. 4513 Mission San Diego de Alcala, California, Founded 1769

    • Collection: Baja California and the West Postcard Collection
    • Name: Curt Teich & Co.; Western Publishing & Novelty Co.; San Diego Mission
    • Date: 1931
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image
  19. California missions postcard booklet

    • Collection: Baja California and the West Postcard Collection
    • Name: Pacific Novelty Co.
    • Date: between 1907 and 1914
    • Topic: Missions
    • Format: image