Charles Lummis Knighted By The King Of Spain

Charles Lummis Knighted By The King Of Spain

Charles Lummis was not only recognized nationally, but also internationally. In 1915, King Alfonso XIII of Spain acknowledged Lummis’ accomplishments on behalf of Spain by conferring upon him one of the highest gifts that may be given to a non-citizen by the Crown:...
Charles Lummis Arrives in Los Angeles

Charles Lummis Arrives in Los Angeles

Hello everyone. We are starting a monthly series on this website about the history of Charles Lummis, the Southwest Museum (including the Casa de Adobe), and other related items of interest to everyone. In this first post, we want to share a Los Angeles Times article...