“The Grand Rapids Public Museum has provided educational and community opportunities to the local area before and after 1937, however, a split was made from amateurism to professionalism with the procurement of a permanent building in 1937.”
Claus, Nicholas A.
"The Grand Rapids Public Museum: What’s In A Building?,"
Grand Valley Journal of History:
2, Article 2.
Available at: http://scholarworks.gvsu.edu/gvjh/vol1/iss2/2