The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 87, July 1983 - April, 1984 Page: 16
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Cover: "The Plaza and Church of El Paso" by Augustus de Vaudri-
court. Courtesy Eugene C. Barker Texas History Center, University
of Texas, Austin.
The Mission Nuestra Sefiora de Guadalupe del Paso, the oldest structure
in the El Paso area, was established in 1659, and the building was com-
pleted in 1668. It is located in present-day Ciudad Juirez, Mexico.
Augustus de Vaudricourt, a Frenchman employed by the Typographical
Corps, drew the El Paso plaza and church in 185o and his drawing was
reproduced as a lithograph in William H. Emory's Report on the United
States and Mexican Boundary Survey, published in 1857.
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