Pepperdine University, Special Collections and University Archives > Eric Wienberg Collection of Malibu Matchbooks, Postcards, and Collectables > Christ the King Garden in Serra Retreat, Malibu, California

/ Christ the King Garden in Serra Retreat, Malibu, California

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Title
Christ the King Garden in Serra Retreat, Malibu, California
Contributing Institution
Pepperdine University, Special Collections and University Archives
Collection
Eric Wienberg Collection of Malibu Matchbooks, Postcards, and Collectables
Rights Information
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Description
This color photo postcard shows the Christ the King Garden at the original Serra Retreat in the foothills near Malibu Creek in central Malibu. Named for Junípero Serra, the Apostle of California, Serra Retreat was purchased from the Rindge estate in 1942 by the Franciscan Order of California. Although the it was destroyed in a 1970 wildfire, Serra Retreat rebuilt on the same location and remains a religious retreat and conference center today.
Identifier
http://cdm15730.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15730coll18/id/393
Subject
Malibu (Calif.)

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