This weekend C-SPAN3 is airing two programs of World War I, both of which aired last weekend:
-American Artifacts: World War I Combat Artists. Current exhibit at the National Air & Space Museum in Washington. Airs at 9:05 a.m. Saturday morning.
-Lasting Impressions of World War I. A joint press conference between the National World War I Museum and Memorial and the National Press Club. Airs at 11:57 a.m. Sunday.
Blair Tarr is the Museum Curator of the Kansas State Historical Society. He oversees the three-dimensional collections of the Society, but has special interests in the Civil War, Wichita-made Valentine diners, and Leavenworth's Abernathy Furniture. In the last few years he has also done a lot of cramming on The Great War.
He is a past president of the Kansas Museums Association and the Civil War Round Tables of both Kansas City and Eastern Kansas. He is currently a board member of the Heritage League of Greater Kansas City.
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