The Sabah and Safari
Museums have partnered to honor the memory of Martin and Osa Johnson and
restore their amazing photos to the people whose heritage they celebrate!
To learn more
about this partnership and to see photos from the Safari Museum's 2004
Expedition to retrace Martin and Osa's North Borneo footsteps,
The Safari Continues…
Safari in Sandakan:
The Adventures of Martin and Osa
exhibition dedicated to the life achievements of these
intrepid explorers, authors, aviators, and pioneer wildlife filmmakers, has
opened at the Sandakan Heritage Museum (Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia). This exhibition was co-curated by Stella Moo of the Sabah
Museum (Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia) and Jacquelyn Borgeson of the Martin
and Osa Johnson Safari Museum. It
is the result of the Sabah-Safari Museums International Partnership Among
Museums 2004 Exchange Grant Award and generous funding from the Malaysian
government. Photos of the installation
will be posted in the next WAB Museum Newsletter and thereafter posted here,
so please check back!
How You Can Support the Safari…
expansion and educational components of the exhibition is still needed. If you know of an agency or corporation who could underwrite
components of this exhibition, please email!
either Stella Moo or Jacquelyn
Borgeson. Private donations
would be greatly appreciated and may be sent to:
The Martin and Osa Johnson
Johnson Exhibition Project
111 North Lincoln Avenue
Chanute, Kansas 66720
To make a credit card donation, please email
or call the Safari
Museum at 620-431-2730.
We are Counting on
to Make an
Investment in Adventure!