Gann Museum

One of a series of panoramic scenes created by woodcarver Sebert Magby, about the life of David O. Dodd on display at the Gann Museum of Saline County. This scene represents Christmas 1863 at the Dodd home in Benton (Saline County), the last family gathering for the “boy hero.”

Model house with white family dolls, Christmas tree, fireplace, piano, paintings, window curtains

Photo courtesy of Shirley Parson Coppock