The Museum of Transportation received a recent a donation of a framed, limited edition color lithograph entitled, “Ellis, Kansas – 1950.” This gift from the Estate of Ernest H. Mai, is by artist, Michael K. Boss. The lithograph was created from his original caesin painting that he describes as a depiction of Union Pacific steam and the Ellis, Kansas, railroad yard in their glory days. More of Boss’ work can be seen on his website http://www.michaelboss.com.
The generosity of the public provides many of the artifacts used by the museum to create and continually enhance its many exhibits. If you would like to discuss donating an item(s) to the museum, please contact the Curator at (314) 821-1190, Monday through Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., or by email at email@example.com.