The La Purísima Mission State Historic Park Photographic Collection contains 4,649 cataloged images that date from 1787 through
2013. Images depict the property as ruins, a CCC restoration/reconstruction work site, and as a state park.
La Purísima Mission State Historic Park contains roughly 1,866 acres of natural, cultural, and historical resources. Located
in Santa Barbara County, the park is situated on the eastern portion of Burton Mesa on the northern rim of Lompoc Valley and
is approximately two miles northeast of the city of Lompoc. The park is accessible by car via Purísima Road.
Property rights reside with the repository. Copyrights are retained by the creators of the records. For permission to reproduce
or to publish, please contact the Head Curator of the California State Parks Photographic Archives.
Collection is open for research by appointment.