Sunflower Journeys Program 1404

Sunflower Journeys Program 1404

  • $ 1000

The WPA in Marshall County: This story surveys the WPA sites in Marshall County. Sunflower Journeys talks with local historian Oretha Ruetti and KU history professor Lloyd Sponholtz about the impact of the 1930s program on the region’s architecture. Kansas Landscape Arboretum: It’s on to Milford Reservoir, where extension horticulturist Gus van der Hoeven takes viewers on an outing at the Kansas Landscape Arboretum near Wakefield. The Pennell Collection: The last stop is Junction City, where a new book explores the history of the community in the early 20th Century through the photographs of J.J. Pennell, a local photographer whose work won national recognition and remains a valuable collection today.

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