Mission Valley 1936

(Photos by Henry F. Withey, posted on Facebook by Tom Isom)




Looking East from the Presidio

A keen eye can make out the "S" on Cowles Mountain at the center of the photo.  The brilliant white Carmelite Monastery at the north end of Hawley Blvd can also be seen on the bluff to the right of center.




Mission San Diego de Alcala

I can't quite figure out where this photo was taken from.  Perhaps Kensington.  The mission is about to be covered in a cloud -- or perhaps the cloud is heading west.  Grantville and Mission Gorge are visible to the right.




Return to San Diego Photos Page

Return to Historic Photos Page