Park Parcels; Thomas Hart Benton's "Year Of Peril"
If you voted last election, you may have noticed a few measures concerning parcels of park land. Today, we learn the reasons why they appeared on the ballot and what it means for undeveloped areas in Kansas City. Then, we learn the history behind a controversial series of Thomas Hart Benton paintings made shortly after Pearl Harbor.
- Mark L. McHenry, director, KC Parks and Recreation
- Steve Sitton, site administrator, Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio State Historic Site