Miracle on Morgan Street: The Foundations of the NCMA, 1946–1960

September 23, 2020 – April 11, 2021

East Building, Level A, Studio 3


Associate Director James Byrnes discusses the Roman Statue of Bacchus (Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John D. Humber, 1958) in a tour for North Carolina “farm women” and representatives from the United Nations during the 48th annual Farm and Home Week in Raleigh, June 6, 1956. Photograph: Robert W. Kelley/The Life Picture Collection.