Scope and contents
Title: Dudley Gordon Collection
Identifier/Call Number: MS.1231
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material:
0.1 Linear feet
Date (inclusive): 1906-1985
Dudley Gordon was president of the Charles F. Lummis Memorial Association and many of his publications were written about
Lummis and the Southwest Museum of the American Indian. This collection contains published articles and manuscripts written
by Dudley Gordon during the mid-late 20th Century. This collection also includes pamphlets, ephemera, newspaper clippings,
and correspondence related to Charles Fletcher Lummis, the Southwest Museum, Los Angeles history, and the arts.
Campbell, Elizabeth Warder Crozer, 1893-
Powell, Lawrence Clark, 1906-2001
Inventory created by Library staff. Finding aid completed by Anna Liza Posas, 2013. Final processing of collection and publication
of finding aid made possible by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
Collection assembled from library acquisitions, 1928-1978. Articles and correspondence by Gordon, donated by Mr. Dudley Gordon
and Mrs. Lorraine Gordon, 1978 March 7.
Dudley Gordon taught at Los Angeles City College from 1930 to 1963. He was president of the Charles F. Lummis Memorial Association.
Many of his publications were written about Lummis, Lummis's home (El Alisal), and the Southwest Museum of the American Indian.
Scope and contents
This collection contains published articles and manuscripts written by Dudley Gordon during the mid-late 20th Century. This
collection also includes pamphlets, ephemera, newspaper clippings, and correspondence related to Charles Fletcher Lummis,
Southwest Museum, Los Angeles history, and the arts.
Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application
or contact library staff at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dudley Gordon Collection, 1906-1985, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.1231.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts
must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center
as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must
also be obtained by the reader.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Dentzel, Carl S.
Gillis, J. L.
Gordon, Jean Sparrow
Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928.
Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967
Smolka, Marilyn R.
Southwest Museum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Arroyo Seco (Los Angeles, Calif.)
California, Southern -- History
El Alisal (Lummis Home, Los Angeles, Calif.)
Indians of North America -- California
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History
National Motorist (magazine)