Old Church Of St. Augustine

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Stock #: 67132
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Isleta
State: New Mexico (NM)
County: Bernalillo
Publisher: Curt Teich & Co.
Postmark: 1944
PM City: ALBUQUERQUE
PM State: NM
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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THE HEAVILY BUTTRESSED, FORT-LIKE MISSION OF ST. AUGUSTINE OF ISLETA DATES BACK TO 1605-17, AND IS THEREFORE AS OLD AS ANY IN THIS COUNTRY. THE EDIFICE IS OVER 100 FT. LONG. AND ADJOINING IT IS A SERIES OF ROOMS OR CONVENTOS BUILT AROUND A PATIE BRIGHT WITH FLOWERS AND SHADED BY OLD TREES. A TAPIA ENCLOSES THE CHURCH-YARD.

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