After a number of World War I programs last weekend, C-SPAN cut back a bit this week. Hopefully they’ll remember the centennial observance on November 11!
As usual, all times given here are Central.
–American Artifacts: The Lost Battalion. Airs at 9:00 a.m. Saturday, October 20.
–History Bookshelf: Andrew Carroll, My Fellow Soldiers. Airs at 7:00 a.m. Sunday, October 21.
–American Artifacts: U.S. Army World War I Posters. Airs at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, October 21.
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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