Frontier Magazine, The Voice of the New West, Los Angeles 1949–66

“Whatever culture existed in the West was thought to be in San Francisco, not Los Angeles.” —Gifford Phillips, founder & publisher of Frontier Magazine

In 2009, Gifford Phillips (1918–2013)—leading patron of the arts, political activist, museum trustee, progressive publisher—composed notes toward a memoir of Frontier Magazine. A fascinating read available from the Archives of American Art