Country Music Hall Of Fame And Museum Receives $280,000 Grant
April 15, 2013 at 9:32 AM (PT)
The COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM in NASHVILLE, has received a $280,000 grant from the NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES. The grant will fund the digitization of rare and fragile components of the museum's collection.
Some of the works include recordings of the GRAND OLE OPRY, which originated on WSM-A/NASHVILLE, along with photos and prints from as far back as the 1940’s of artists like ROY ORBISON, PATSY CLINE, WILLIE NELSON, HANK WILLIAMS and many others.
For more information on the COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM visit www.countrymusichalloffame.org.