The museum will be dedicated to displaying Columbus, Indiana’s contributions to the design world. It was to bring together three separate collections: Cummins’s industrial design, Columbus art and design, and the Columbus architectural archives. The building was to be a catalyst for Columbus’s civic and cultural growth.
"MADI: Columbus Museum of Art, Design, and Industry,"
Datum: student journal of architecture: Vol. 3
, Article 18.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/datum/vol3/iss1/18