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The Journal of San Diego History
SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY QUARTERLY
April 1968, Volume 14, Number 2
Rita Larkin, Editor

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Excavation students

Page 28. Excavation students work behind the wall of the old Presidio chapel. Over one half of the ninety foot chapel has now been uncovered.

Dr. Paul Ezell and student

Page 29. Dr. Paul Ezell, right, and student, examine section of the altar of the former Presidia chapel. Another student applies preservative to uncovered ruins.

examines a section of the cobble and clay wall

Page 29. A student examines a section of the cobble and clay wall located in recent excavations. It has not yet been determined whether this was an inner or an outer wall.