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La Misión San Francisco de Asís

Mission Dolores

 

—San Francisco Historical Monument Number 1 —

 
La Misión San Francisco de Asís Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 16, 2014
1. La Misión San Francisco de Asís Marker
Inscription.
La Paz y Bien -- Peace and Goodness

Founded in 1776 by Fray Francisco Palou, OFM and built by people of the Ohlone nation in the village of Chutchui 1788-1791.
To them we pay homage as the founders and first builders of this community and church.

This plaque commemorates the 225th anniversary of the establishment of the Mission and Presidio of San Francisco de Asís.

 
Erected 2011 by Native Sons of the Golden West. (Marker Number 1.)
 
Location. 37° 45.856′ N, 122° 25.619′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is on Dolores Street near 16th Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 Dolores Street, San Francisco CA 94110, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Guillermo Granizo (here, next to this marker); Fray Francisco Palou, O.F.M. (a few steps from this marker); Misión San Francisco de Asís (within shouting distance of this marker); El Camino Real (within shouting distance of this marker); The Frank J. Portman Memorial Diorama
La Misión San Francisco de Asís Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 16, 2014
2. La Misión San Francisco de Asís Marker
Statue of Fray Junipero Serra in the center. Old Mission Restoration Project list of donors plaque on the right.
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Coast Miwok (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Original Mission Dolores Chapel and Dolores Lagoon / Rammaytush (approx. ¼ mile away); José Sarria (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in San Francisco.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located in courtyard between Mission Dolores and the basilica.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Native Americans
 
Old Mission Restoration Project plaque image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 16, 2014
3. Old Mission Restoration Project plaque
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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