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Traveling WWI exhibit on display in KCMO Tuesday

Credit: 41 Action News
Published on July 16, 2019 - Duration: 01:52s

Traveling WWI exhibit on display in KCMO Tuesday

A mobile museum will be set up in Kansas City, Missouri, on Tuesday to showcase artifacts from World War I.

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Traveling WWI exhibit on display in KCMO Tuesday

AND YOU CAN GO CHECK ITOUT FOR FREE!41 ACTION NEWSREPORTER JADE DEGOODIS AT OXFORD GRAND OFSHOAL CREEK -- WITH ACLOSER LOOK AT THISTRAVELING TREASURE.IT HAS BEEN SO NEAT TOSEE THE PEOPLE HERETALKING WITH CURATORABOUT THEIR FAMILYMEMBERS IN WORLD WARONE -- AND BRINGINGDIFFERENT ITEMS TOSHOW HIM --HE SAYS THAT'S JUST ONEOF THE MANY JOYS OFBEING ABLE TO BRING THISMUSEUM TO THE PEOPLE.THE MAN BEHIND THEMUSEUM IS ORIGINALLYFROM KANSAS CITY --HE'S COLLECTED MORETHAN 200 ITEMS THROUGHTHE YEARS -- AND HEBRINGS THOSE ITEMS ALLOVER THE COUNTRY TOALL DIFFERENT PLACESLIKE ASSISTED LIVINGHOMES -- AND SCHOOLS.THIS EXHIBIT IS CALLED"LEST WE FORGET" --WHICH COMES FROMPRESIDENT WOODROWWILSON'S SPEECH AFTERTHE WAR.THAT'S WHAT THIS EXHIBITIS ALL ABOUT --REMEMBERING THOSEWHO FOUGHT DURINGWORLD WAR ONE.HE SAYS HE'S BEEING TOTHE NATIONAL WORLDWAR ONE MUSEUM HEREIN KANSAS CITY MANYTIMES SINCE BEGINNINGTHIS PROJECT -- AND ITHAS BEEN A HUGE HELP."CURATOR KEITH ARDENCOLLEY/"Lest We Forget"exhibitDUR: 15"Not everybody can get out toKansas City to see the amazingmuseum so we are trying totake a piece of it to set upwhere they live and they cancome and go in their ownhome."YOU STILL HAVE PLENTYOF TIME TO COME ANDLOOK AROUND AT THISFREE EVENT.IT'LL BE HERE AT OXFORDGRAND UNTIL 5 PM THISEVENING.REPORTING LIVE FROMLIBERTY/KANSAS CITY --JADE DEGOOD -- 41 ACTIONNEWS.A BIG STEP F

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