Monthly Archives: February 2014

A Gathering at Mission San Antonio de Padua

By Monica Orozco The 31st annual California Mission Studies Association conference was held February 14-16. The venues included Hearst Castle, Rancho Paso de Robles, and Mission San Antonio de Padua. The weekend began with a tour of Hearst Castle on … Continue reading

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Among the Tohono O’odham

By Monica Orozco As our name implies, the core of our collections focuses on the California Franciscan Missions. This emphasis is reflected in our major document collections, the collections of personal papers from preeminent scholars in the field of California … Continue reading

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Saying “So Long!”

By Monica Orozco This week we’re saying “So long!” to Brian Burd who was formerly Photo Curator at the Santa Bárbara Mission Archive-Library and who has been Museum Curator for the past two and a half years for Old Mission … Continue reading

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