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Title
Drawing by Edward Vischer depicting a cavalcade in front of the Mission San Juan Buenaventura, May, 1865
Creator
Pierce, C.C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1865-05
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 a drawing by Edward Vischer depicting a cavalcade in front of the Mission San Juan Buenaventura, May, 1865. A group of three horsemen make their way down a dirt path in the foreground, while two other drive cattle and horses further down. The mission and its bell tower are visible at the foot of the hills which come in from the right in the distance. Text written-in below the caption identifies the area and also reads "Founded 1782", "A Cavalcade of the Good Olden Times", and "F.G. Becher and Alfred Robinson, on a trip northward with vaqueros and pemonta(?) from Miss. [...]".
Type
image
Format
2 photographs : transparency, photoprint, b&w
21 x 26 cm.
transparencies
photographic prints
photographs
art
Identifier
chs-m7222
USC-1-1-1-7349
USC-1-1-1-13128 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-7260
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m7222
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-7260.jpg
Subject
Becher, F.G
Robinson, Alfred
Mission San Buenaventura
Missions--Mission San Buenaventura
Art--Vischer, Edward
Missions, Spanish
Catholic Church
Churches, Catholic
Franciscans
Bell towers
Religious facilities
Time Period
circa 1865-05
Place
California
Main Street
USA
Ventura
Source
1-125-38 [Microfiche number]
7260 [Accession number]
CHS-7260 [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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