Benton Grammar School Walt Disney Murals – Kansas City MO

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

Walt Disney contributed drawings for WPA murals at Benton Grammar School (the school he attended as a boy, later renamed Holmes Elementary). The murals were completed by WPA artists and delighted children for decades.

Source notes

Curious KC (https://www.flatlandkc.org/curiouskc/curiouskc-the-mystery-of-kcs-missing-walt-disney-murals/), accessed August 2021.

Project originally submitted by Barbara Pendleton on August 15, 2021.

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Location Info


16024 West 80th Street
Kansas City, MO 66219

Coordinates: 38.98304, -94.59399

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