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Title
J. Serra branding iron and cup
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1890
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Close-up view of the branding iron and cup used by Father Junipero Serra at the San Gabriel Mission, which was founded by him on September 8, 1771. He was then Presidente of the California Missions Chain, and San Gabriel was the fourth mission in the 21-mission chain in Alta California. The padres supported themselves and their community by raising cattle and other agricultural pursuits.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00071165
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Brands-Cattle.
CARL0000074327
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/115710
Subject
Cattle brands--California--San Gabriel
Cattle--Marking--California--San Gabriel
Drinking cups--California--San Gabriel
Missions, Spanish--California--San Gabriel
Priests--California--San Gabriel
Serra, Junipero,1713-1784
San Gabriel (Calif.)
Mission San Gabriel Arcangel (San Gabriel, Calif.)

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