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Title
Virgin of Zapopan statue, St. Anthony Catholic Church
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Creator
Allen, Jeff
Date Created and/or Issued
2006
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
Inside view of St. Anthony Catholic Church, built in 1955 and located at 1901 S. San Gabriel Blvd in the city of San Gabriel. Photo shows a Virgin statue inside a glass case. The statue dons a white dress, blue cape with gold embellishments, and a gold crown, a halo of stars surrounds her head. This is the Virgin of Zapopan, also referred to as: Nuestra Sen~ora de Zapopan, La Generala, La Zapopanita, and Our Lady of Expectation. In 1734, the Virgin of Zapopan was proclaimed the Patroness against storms and lightning. In 1821, the Virgin was proclaimed Patroness of the State of Jalisco, Me´xico. She was canonically crowned on January 19, 1921. Photo dated: December 23, 2006.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :col.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00069015
Jeff Allen Houses of Worship Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
GPC_b85_f2_i10
CARL0000073054
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/120694
Subject
St. Anthony Catholic Church (San Gabriel, Calif.)
Catholic churches--California--San Gabriel
Christian shrines--California--San Gabriel
Church buildings--California--San Gabriel
Statues--California--San Gabriel
Idols and images--Worship
San Gabriel (Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Jeff Allen Houses of Worship Collection photographs

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