The Story of Golf

Inside LACC, the U.S. Open golf course that generations have kept a secret

A Texas oil man named Frank Rosenberg once attempted to buy a membership at Los Angeles Country Club. He had the money. He had the background, with so many members being old money families or oil barons. But, as the story goes, Rosenberg was denied because of his last name.

He wasn’t Jewish. But his name sounded like he was.

June 15, 2023