Tag Archives: Mary Jane Colter

November 17 2015

A Conversation About The Fred Harvey Company’s Later Years

La Fonda recently had the privilege of hosting the cornerstone event for this year’s Fred Harvey Weekend, a sold-out benefit dinner for the New Mexico Museum of History.  New York Times best-selling author Stephen Fried interviewed one of the members of the Harvey family, Daggett Harvey, Jr. about his memories of the company in its […]

August 03 2012

Psst… Wanna Know a Secret?

It hasn’t been easy to keep this news secret all year, so I’m thrilled to be able to announce La Fonda will be launching a revitalization of our guest rooms (except our already world-class Terrace guest rooms and suites) in 2013 to meet modern standards of comfort. Guestrooms will have state of the art temperature […]

April 04 2011

The Shaping of Southwest Style

Our Mary Jane Colter weekend in partnership with the New Mexico History Museum was a high-energy event, we had more people than I expected—a perfect example of how history can be brought to life and made relevant to us today. A sold-out crowd of 150 history and culture buffs celebrated the legacy of La Fonda’s […]