California Missions Trail

Early Postcard for California’s Royal Road

The Road the Famous Fathers Trod

Postcards from the first half of the 20th century give us a glimpse of the past. The postcard below shows an image of the Monterey and Ventura Missions, yet it sends greetings from the City of Fullerton. The image was copyrighted in 1906.

El Camino Real Postcard