Unveiling the model
October 11, 2010 | 9:24 p.m. CDTFrom left to right, Clyde Ruffin, president of the Blind Boone Heritage Foundation; sculptor Harry Weber; and Jack A. Batterson, author of a book about Boone, unveil a maquette to be placed in the Tribute Garden behind Boone's house. The ceremony took place Monday in the Reynold's Alumni Center at MU. The maquette is a model for a larger life size work to be created by Weber.
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