San Luis Rey Mission, Near Oceanside, San Diego County, California.
Image: 4 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.
Sheet: 5 15/16 x 8 7/8 in.
Mount: 10 15/16 x 14 in.
l.c.: SAN LUIS REY MISSION, NEAR OCEANSIDE, SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA. \ This, the king of the Mission structures of California, was errected in 1802. It was founded by president Lasuen, Serra's successor, in 1798. \ Here for many years lived the Sainted Father Peyri, who was so beloved by the Indians, that when he retired to Spain, the Indians swam out to the vessel to \ beg him with tears to return. The venerable and well known Father O'Keefe recently partially restored Saint Luis Rey, and now resides there.
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