Junipero Serra (1713-1784)


Subject:
California: History , California: People , Missions , Individual Biographies

Description:
Biography of Junipero Serra, a "priest in the Franciscan order of the Catholic Church ... [who] was a driving force in the Spanish conquest and colonization of what is now the state of California." Includes highlights of his life and information about controversy surrounding the treatment of Native Americans at the Franciscan missions. From a documentary produced by the West Film Project and WETA.

Publisher:
West Film Project; WETA

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/weta/thewest/people/s_z/serra.htm


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