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The Owsley Moment

Vivid descriptions of art on display in our part of the state

S01 E19 – Gorham Manufacturing Co – Ice Bowl and Spoon – designed 1870 made 1871


This manufacturing company’s work, created to commemorate the United States’ purchase of Alaska in 1867, features an arctic scene so realistic, you can almost see your own breath.

Written by Dakota Hall
Voiced by Courtney Martin

Produced by Sean Ashcraft in cooperation with the David Owsley Museum of Art and the Ball State School of Art.

Music used in this episode:
The Tender Land Suite: I. Introduction and Love Music
Composed by Aaron Copland
Performed by the Elgin Symphony Orchestra

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