Alamo to Espada

Alamo to Espada

A Vintage Postcard Profile of San Antonio's Spanish Missions

by Lewis F. Fisher

A visual snapshot of the restoration of San Antonio's historic missions

San Antonio’s five Spanish missions were being pulled from the brink of destruction a century ago just as picture postcards came into vogue. Alamo to Espada features more than 150 such vintage postcards to document the progress of the dramatic transformation, as well as the far-reaching impact of these architectural ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595347114
  • Published: January 2010