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Title
The architectural plan for the Santa Barbara Presidio, showing the plaza in 1788
Creator
Newcomb, R., cartographer
Pierce, C.C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photograph of the architectural plan for the Santa Barbara Presidio, showing the plaza in 1788, [s.d.]. A square fortification is shown at center, with rooms partitioned at regular intervals along the walls, the plaza labeled at the interior and a scale for measurement shown just beneath. Text at the very bottom of the image reads "This is the plan of the Presidio sent by Cammandant Goycoechea to Governor Fages in 1788".
A key beneath the plan and its title lists the following sections of the presidio: 1) Main entrance, 2) Storehouse, 3) Family Houses, 4) False gate, 5) Church, 6) Sacristy, 7)Alferez' Suite, 8) Commandant's Suite, 9) Family houses, 10) Champlain's suite, 11) Sergeant's house, 12) Guard room and quarters, 13) Alferez' Corrals, Kitchen, 14) Commandant's Corrals, Kitchen, 15) Champlain's Corral, 16) Western bastion, 17) Eastern, and 18) Corrals.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photonegative, b&w
26 x 21 cm.
negatives (photographic)
photographs
art
Identifier
chs-m9904
USC-1-1-1-10044 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-8966
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m9904
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-8966.jpg
Subject
Fortification
Newcomb
Goycoechea, Commandant
Fages, Governor
Presidio
Santa Barbara County--Santa Barbara--Presidio
Military areas
Place
California
Santa Barbara
USA
Source
1-144-152; 1-210- [Microfiche number]
8966 [Accession number]
CHS-8966 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
USC
chs-m265

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