First Floor Exhibit Area: Vivian McNeeley is a working portrait painter who is also a licensed Massachusetts
Art Educator on the elementary level. Her work is deeply influenced
by the portraits of John Singer Sargent and Gustav Klimt. Along with various personal
commissions, her paintings have been commissioned by several Massachusetts businesses. She
currently resides in Andover with her husband and four children.
Level 2 Display Cases feature a U.S. military collection of uniforms, medals, books,
and other items that are the possessions of a battalion surgeon who served during
the Vietnam War, 1967-1968. He was primarily stationed with the First Infantry Division and
was based at Phu Loi, Vietnam. Phu Loi is approximately 20 miles northwest
of Ho Chi Minh City, formerly named Saigon.