Who was the founder of Mission Santa Clara de Asis?

Answer Friar Junípero Serra founded Mission Santa Clara de Asis, California's eighth mission, on January 12, 1777. Born November 24, 1713, Serra became a Catholic Franciscan monk when he was 16 years old... Read More »

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Who founded Mission Santa Clara de Asis?

Father Miguel Jose Serra, a Franciscan priest from Spain, established the Mission Santa Clara de Asis in January 1777. The mission, which now sits on the campus of Santa Clara University, was the e... Read More »

What was the purpose of Mission Santa Clara?

The purpose of Mission Santa Clara, like other California missions, was to teach Christianity to the native people. The mission opened in 1777 and was the first Spanish settlement in the Santa Clar... Read More »

Any opinions on Santa Clara Landscaping in Santa Clara, CA?

A MASTER GARDENER for over 15 years, i have seen some good and honest landscapers, and many more not so good. Most landscape contractors' are the horticultural equivalent of the used car salesmen.... Read More »

Who built the San Francisco de Asis Mission?

The St. Francis de Asis Mission in San Francisco, California, was built by Father Francisco Palou in 1776. Located at Dolores and 16th streets, the mission is commonly known as Dolores Mission.Sou... Read More »