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Gallery in Mission San Miguel, Santa Fe, New Mexico, circa 1907-1912

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Alternate title:Gallery in the Oldest Church, at Santa Fe, New Mexico
Summary:Gallery in Mission San Miguel, Santa Fe, New Mexico, circa 1907-1912. Caption reads: "On one of its beams is carved the name of the Governor of New Mexico the Marquez de la Penuela, who rebuilt it in 1710, and that of his Aid en Ensign, Senor Don Augustine Flores Vergara. The gallery has a puncheon floor, interesting to many people, also quite an amount of Spanish and native carving. The beams and logs are from the mountains near Santa Fe. The old roof was replaced in 1830 by the present one. It and the spiral pillars are native work." Postmark date: March 29, 1912; Postcard number: D 2971; Message included.
Provider:St. Michael's College
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Mexico
Place of origin – Settlement:Santa Fe
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New Mexico
Geographical subject – Settlement:Santa Fe
Topical subjects:Churches
Galleries & museums
Mission San Miguel (Santa Fe, N.M.)
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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