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

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

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This postcard showing "General View, Santa Barbara Mission, California" was published as a lithograph by the Detroit Publishing Company circa 1910. The postcard was published as number 13588 of a series of 13000.
The Detroit Publishing Company, also known as the Detroit Photographic Company, was first noted in city registers of Detroit in 1888 and it was managed by William A. Livingstone. Livingstone invited the famous landscape photographer William Henry Jackson to join the company as a partner.
The Santa Barbara Mission was founded on December 4, 1786, as the tenth mission in California.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Print
Object Type
Photomechanical Lithographic Processes
Other Terms
Print; Halftone
date made
early 20th century
graphic artist
Detroit Publishing Co.
place made
United States: Michigan, Detroit
associated place
United States: California
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9.5 cm x 14 cm; 3 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in
ID Number
1986.0639.2047
accession number
1986.0639
catalog number
86.639.2047
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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