Ask the Experts - Purpose of the Missions
- What is the main function of the mission and what specific trees were found on most missions?
- Who was in charge of building the missions? Who built San Luis Rey?
- Why did the mission system end?
- What is the purpose and location of Mission San Gabriel Arcangel?
- Can you tell me the real purpose for the Spaniards establishment of the missions?
- Why the Spanish built the missions and the purpose of the missions.
- Did San Luis Obispo produce any goods? Were they well-known for producing anything?
- Why were missions built in the first place?
- What was mission life like for the missionaries and why were the missions so important?