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Salisbury House and Gardens

4 monthes ago   |   By Analog Artist Digital World

The Salisbury House and Gardens (4025 Tonawanda Drive Des Moines, Iowa 50312) depends on volunteers for it's survival. A volunteer sat patiently at the entrance waiting to guide the next guests around the historic property as I sketched the Great Hall.
Only a few rooms on each floor are available to tour. The first floor rooms included the Great Hall, the Common Room and the Library.
Unfortunately the museum's historian and curator was let go in order to save money which means the preservation and care of the collection is in danger. She was let go shortly after questioning the management...
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