Daily Archives: April 19, 2012

Researching The Frontier of Leisure at the Libraries and Archives of the Autry

“The Del Valle Girls.” This was one of many photos Lummis took at Camulos. It appears that the del Valles and their friends found Lummis as interesting as he found them, and returned his self-assurance in kind. Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center; P.34387
“The Del Valle Girls.” This was one of many photos Lummis took at Camulos. It appears that the del Valles and their friends found Lummis as interesting as he found them, and returned his self-assurance in kind. Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center; P.34387
The libraries and archives of the Autry National Center contain a vast collection of materials on the history of California and the American West. As a graduate student at UCLA, and as a recipient of a summer research fellowship, a visiting scholar fellowship, and former employee of the libraries and archives of the Autry, I have had the opportunity to utilize […]