Spanish missions in California The Spanish missions in California comprise a series of religious outposts or missions established between and in today s U.S State of California.Founded by Catholic priests of the Franciscan order to evangelize the Native Americans, the missions led to the creation of the New Spain province of Alta California and were part of the expansion of the Spanish Empire into the most Californias Missions A California Missions Resource Sitemap Author Tricia Anne Weber Copyright Please contact the author if you have any questions trishdm at yahoo dot com California Missions Home California Missions California Missions is an on line resource for information about the beautiful missions that line the state of California Each of the historical missions has a colorful story to tell. Quick Guide to California s Spanish Missions Starting in , Spain built a chain of missions across the length of Alta California from San Diego to Sonoma as a way of gaining a foothold in the new frontier California s mission era ended in , but you can still see the architectural legacy that endures in the state s red tile roofs, whitewashed walls, arched colonnades, and bell towers. California Missions California Museum This all new exhibit explores the religious and military outposts founded by Spanish Catholic missionaries of the Franciscan Order on The Royal Road. Architecture of the California missions The architecture of the California missions was influenced by several factors, those being the limitations in the construction materials that were on hand, an overall lack of skilled labor, and a desire on the part of the founding priests to emulate notable structures in their Spanish homeland And while no two mission complexes are identical, they all employed the same basic building style. California Missions Museum See scale models of all A historic display of all California missions, built to scale in for the California Pacific Exhibition The building was designed and constructed specifically to house these models. California Missions List of Missions, Photos, Location In the Declaration of Independence declared the East Coast free from British control , miles away on the West Coast Spaniards sought to claim the lands by building missions from to California Mission Map California Mission Guide Contrary to what many people think, the California missions were not built in order from South to North Missions were built at strategic locations first, and then the Mission history Exploring the California Missions Using the lens of California Mission history, this suite of lessons is intended to help teachers and students develop the critical skill set needed to work successfully with primary sources across any subject matter and supports Common Core State Standards.
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