Mu­ral topic at mu­seum

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - - PROFILES -

Cheri Co­ley and LaNita McKin­ney, mem­bers of the Mar­ion Chap­ter, Daugh­ters of the Amer­i­can Revo­lu­tion, will present a pro­gram ti­tled, “The World War I Mu­ral at the His­toric Wash­ing­ton County Court­house,” at noon Wed­nes­day at the Shiloh Mu­seum of Ozark His­tory in Spring­dale.

In 1920, the Mar­ion Chap­ter com­mis­sioned New York artist Wil­liam Steene to paint an 8-by-36foot mu­ral to honor Wash­ing­ton County ser­vice­men who died dur­ing World War I.

The Shiloh Mu­seum, lo­cated at 118 W. John­son Ave. in down­town Spring­dale, hosts a Sand­wiched In noon pro­gram ev­ery month.

In­for­ma­tion: (479) 7508165 or visit shilohmu­seum.org.

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