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Mission San Francisco de Asis (Dolores), showing the front of the mission and cemetery, ca.1887
Pierce, C.C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946
Nordholt negative
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1887
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
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-- 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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Photograph of Mission San Francisco de Asis (Dolores), showing the front of the mission and cemetery, ca.1887. Slightly to the right, the large mission can be seen. A cross can be seen at the apex of the roof, while large columns and bells decorate the outer façade above the central entryway. To the left, a small cemetery surrounded by a low, iron fence can be seen. To the far right, another building is visible. Trees and other buildings are visible in the background. Mountains can be seen in the distant background.
2 photographs : glass photonegative, photoprint, b&w
13 x 20 cm., 17 x 22 cm.
glass plate negatives
photographic prints
USC-1-1-1-14084 [Legacy record ID]
Mission San Francisco (Dolores)
San Francisco de Asis (Dolores) Mission
Mission San Francisco de Asis (Dolores)
Missions, Spanish
Time Period
circa 1887
San Francisco
1-131-1 [Microfiche number]
144 [Accession number]
CHS-144 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960

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