The Media and a National Museum’s Defenses

  • Martin Harwit


The first comprehensive article on the exhibition was Arthur Hirsch’s carefully researched article in the Baltimore Sun. 1 Hirsch did not shirk mentioning that a controversy was brewing. But he treated the different views presented by the museum staff and by opponents with respect. He had talked with W. Burr Bennett, Jr., and William A. Rooney, who had repeated many of the allegations they had so long made in their correspondence with us and their fellow veterans; but he took no sides in the dispute, allowing readers to formulate their own opinions.


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