In these first two segments, we’re going to learn about Jerrie Mock—and about local artists who helped commemorate the 50th anniversary of her pioneering flight around the world.
Ohio Historical Society Hopes “Rockwell” Will Be Big Draw
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The financially strapped Ohio Historical Society is hoping to bring in visitors and needed revenue with the largest and one of the most expensive exhibits it’s ever hosted. It’s called Rockwell’s America, and it’s not a typical show of artwork. It features all 322 covers that the American painter did for the Saturday Evening Post, and much more. Ohio Public Radio’s Karen Kasler reports.