Tagged: u.s. marshals museum

US Marshals Museum Aims for Opening Date in 2019

by Sarah Campbell 10/27/2016 3:46 pm

The U.S. Marshals Museum plans to open on Sept. 24, 2019, and it has launched a $60 million fundraising campaign to pay for the 50,000-SF museum on the banks of the Arkansas River in Fort Smith.

Jim Dunn on Why Marshals Museum a True Fit for Fort Smith

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/27/2016 12:00 am

Patrick Weeks will replace James "Jim" Dunn as head of the Marshals Museum on July 1, when Dunn will become president of the Museum Foundation and turn his full attention to fundraising for the $50 million-plus project.

Marshals Museum Names New President; Jim Dunn to Focus on Raising Money

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/14/2016 1:34 pm

The U.S. Marshals Museum hires Patrick Weeks as president and CEO, a move organizers say will free current president Jim Dunn from operational responsibilities and allow him to focus on raising money for the project.

US Marshals Museum Announces CDI Contractors as Consultant

by Alexis Crowe 5/18/2016 11:43 am

The U.S. Marshals Museum today announced it has named CDI Contractors of Little Rock as the construction consultant for its 50,000-SF facility and is working to complete the building's schematic architectural design.

Marshals Museum, Corps of Engineers Reach Agreement on Site

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/5/2015 10:38 am

The U.S. Marshals Museum said Thursday that it received consent from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to build its 50,000-SF museum on a 16.3-acre riverfront tract in Fort Smith.

Marshals Museum Marks $2M Gift From Sicard Family, Friends

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/2/2015 3:25 pm

The U.S. Marshals Museum of Fort Smith, the family of the late Samuel M. Sicard and First Bank Corp. announced Monday a $2 million donation to the museum.

Marshals Museum Names David Kennedy as Curator

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/6/2015 10:24 am

David Kennedy is curator of collections for the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid, Oklahoma. He will begin his role with the U.S. Marshals Museum on Nov. 2.

US Marshals Museum Announces $1M Donation

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/22/2015 10:25 am

The U.S. Marshals Museum announced it would receive a $1 million contribution from Donnie Pendergraft and family in honor of her late husband Ross Pendergraft.

Arkansas Land Transfer is Completed for US Marshals Museum

by Associated Press 9/15/2015 6:52 am

The transfer of 16.3 acres of riverfront property to the U.S. Marshals Museum has been completed.

US Marshals Museum to Showcase Recently Acquired Artifacts

by Associated Press 7/22/2015 6:49 am

Artifacts from the collection of one of the first black deputy U.S. Marshals to serve west of the Mississippi River will be displayed at the U.S. Marshals Museum's Descendants Day event.

US Marshals Museum Gets $25K from Wells Fargo Advisors

by Associated Press 7/10/2015 7:30 am

The U.S. Marshals Museum has received a $25,000 gift from Wells Fargo Advisors, marking the firm's largest grant in the Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas region for the year.

Umarex Partners With Marshals Museum on Commemorative Airgun

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/14/2015 11:05 am

Umarex USA has partnered with the U.S. Marshals Museum to offer a limited edition commemorative airgun of the Colt Single Action Army Revolver, also known as the "gun that won the west."

Marshals Museum Increases Budget for Coin Marketing

by Associated Press 10/22/2014 10:49 am

Officials with the U.S. Marshals Museum have increased the budget to market new commemorative coins designed to raise money for the facility in Fort Smith.

Marshals Museum Officials Working on Land Easement

by Associated Press 9/30/2014 3:09 pm

The people working to build a museum dedicated to U.S. Marshals are working with the Army Corps of Engineers on officially securing land on which the building will be constructed on.

Developments Old, New Suit Fort Smith

by Gwen Moritz 9/29/2014 12:00 am

Fort Smith is not only the site of the future U.S. Marshals Museum, but also nearly 1,000 new jobs (by 2021) and a new $30 million headquarters for ArcBest Corp. on the east side of town at Chaffee Crossing.

Groundbreaking Held for $50M US Marshals Museum

by Associated Press 9/24/2014 2:29 pm

Formal groundbreaking has been held in Fort Smith for a U.S. Marshals Museum on the banks of the Arkansas River overlooking Oklahoma.

Groundbreaking Today for $50M US Marshals Museum in Fort Smith

by Associated Press 9/24/2014 7:29 am

Federal, state, tribal and local officials are scheduled to attend the ground breaking ceremony for the U.S. Marshals Museum in Fort Smith.

U.S. Marshals Museum Gets $5M Pledge

by Lance Turner 9/18/2014 11:34 am

The U.S. Marshals Museum, set to break ground Wednesday in Fort Smith, received a $5 million pledge from an anonymous donor, museum leaders said Thursday.

Groundbreaking Ceremony Set for Marshals Museum

by Associated Press 9/15/2014 7:23 am

Officials have scheduled a formal groundbreaking ceremony for the U.S. Marshals Museum in Fort Smith.

Denver Peacock Sets Up New PR Firm

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/11/2014 12:00 am

Denver Peacock is the latest former Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods staffer hanging out his own shingle after leaving the Little Rock advertising, marketing and public relations firm.