Kansas City Nelson-Atkins Museum Backstory
Old school artsy info that seems appropriate for 1st Friday. Checkit:
Dazzling museum collections are found in some unlikely cities across the U.S. How did they get there? Here's how it happened in Kansas City in the midwest state of Missouri. When the fortune left by William Rockhill Nelson (1841-1915) to buy art 'for public enjoyment' was released to the board of what would become the Nelson-Atkins museum, the only other U.S.