Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. Photograph of impresario L. E. Behymer awarded the Golden Palms of the Crown of Belgium at a Rotary Club luncheon at the Biltmore Hotel. Also present are Charles Winsel, Vice-Consul of Belgium (left), Constant Franke, a Belgian officer, who pins the medal on Behymer, and Michel A. Zuniga, a Vice-Consul of Belgium. The honor was awarded in recognition of Behymer's services to Belgian war victims and to Belgian artists visiting the United States. Reported in the article, "Honor paid To Behymer By Belgium," Los Angeles Times, 22 Oct. 1927: A16. Text from negative sleeve: Behymer, L. E. Handwritten on negative: Chas. Winsel, L. E. Behymer, M. A. Zuniza.
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Impresarios--California--Los Angeles Medals Consuls--Belgian--California--Los Angeles Franke, Constant Louis, 1893 or 94-1943 Behymer, Lynden Ellsworth Biltmore Hotel (Los Angeles, Calif.) Winsel, Charles, 1868-1953 Zuniga, Michel A., b 1896 or 97