Detail View: John Russell Bartlett Collection: JRB033

Record number: 
JRB033
Title: 
Mission of San Jose, Texas
Place: 
Mission San José y San Miguel de Aguayo, San Antion Missions National History Park, south-central San Antonio
Date: 
early October 1850
Image technique: 
pencil sketch on beige paper
Image dimensions: 
7.4 x 10.3 inches
Narrative description: 
View of a mission or church. Bartlett provides a detailed description of this mission in his Personal Narrative. The Spanish established a chain of missions along the San Antonio River and this particular mission, known as the "Queen of the Missions," was constructed between 1768 and 1782.
Notes: 
Related drawing: none. Personal Narrative derivative: vol. 1, p. 42
Creators: 
John Russell Bartlett
Subject: 
Architectural
Normalized date: 
1850.04