Postcard showing "Santa Barbara Mission, Santa Barbara, California"

Postcard showing "Santa Barbara Mission, Santa Barbara, California"

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This postcard showing "Santa Barbara Mission, Santa Barbara, California" was printed using the halftone process by Van Ornum Colorprint Co., Los Angeles, California. The postcard was published as series number 595.
Van Ornum Colorprint Co. was a publisher from 1908 to 1921 of unusually tinted halftone view-cards, mostly depicting scenes of southern California.
The Santa Barbara Mission was founded in 1786, and it is the most solid structure of its kind in California. This mission has a beautiful belfry.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Print
Object Type
Halftone
Other Terms
Print; Halftone
date made
1908-1921
early 20th century
graphic artist
Van Ornum Colorprint Co.
place made
United States: California, Los Angeles
associated place
United States: California
ID Number
1986.0639.0486
accession number
1986.0639
catalog number
86.639.0486
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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