November 21, 2018

Contact: Amy Poos

Missouri State Museum hosts Museum After Hours Dec. 5

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, NOV. 21, 2018 – The Missouri State Museum will present the program “Maj. Gen. Don D. Pittman” as part of its ongoing Museum After Hours series at 7 p.m., Wed., Dec. 5. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the program will take place at the Jefferson Landing State Historic Site, Lohman Building.

Join Jeremy Amick as he tells a little known story of Maj. Gen. Don D. Pittman, a Jefferson City native with a distinguished career in the U.S. Air Force. From tragic beginnings, Pittman persevered through challenge to serve with distinction for 35 years, predominantly during the Cold War. Come to learn more about the man, his life and legacy.

The Jefferson Landing State Historic Site is located at 100 Jefferson St., Jefferson City. For more information about the event, call the museum at 573-751-2854.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.