Series: Images of America
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (November 25, 2013)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 0.3 x 9.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 1644658
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
After establishing the settlement of San Francisco, visionary mission president Fr. Junipero Serra journeyed south to found Mission San Juan Capistrano, Alta California's seventh, on November 1, 1776. By order of King Carlos III of Spain, El Pueblo de la Reina de los Ángeles (the Town of Our Lady the Queen of the Angels) was founded on September 4, 1781, following the recommendation of the first California governor, Felipe de Neve. At nearby Miss...