How did the Missions Affect California? Much of the culture of California has its roots in the history of the Spanish missions. And although the missions were only fully active for about 60 years, their presence had a major impact on many areas of life in California. In this article we’ll talk about some of […]
Native Americans of the California Coast: The Chumash
The Chumash are a widespread group of California native people who lived along the southern California coast and the Santa Barbara Channel Islands.