Detail of Facade, Mission San Jose, San Antionio, Texas

This image of Mission San Jose comes closest to the door sculptures, making it possible to recognize many features of the figures, including Christ at the top, St. Joseph (San Jose), St. Dominic, St. Francis, Our Lady of Guadalupe, St. Joachim and St. Anne.

Color Photo by Steve Dodson

The description states:

SAN JOSE MISSION

San Antonio, Texas

View of the famous Mission’s beautiful carved doorway.

–The balcony is a stylistic element not intended for actual human access. This postcard likely dates from the 1950s.

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