Roadshow's Most Wanted Case Number

RMW-006

Date of Incident

2003

Seeker

The Belle W. Baruch Foundation

Location

Hobcaw Barony, Georgetown, SC

Items Sought

Paintings by Alfred J. Munnings and Louis Aston Knight; John J. Audubon prints

Case Status

Ongoing

Case Summary

In July of 2003, several artworks were discovered to be missing from two buildings at Hobcaw Barony, the former estate of Belle W. Baruch. Belle was the daughter of well-known financial hotshot and presidential advisor, Bernard Baruch. There is a $25,000 reward being offered by The Belle W. Baruch Foundation for information leading to the return of the items.

Resources

Hobcaw Barony
FBI
Georgetown County Sheriff's Office

Contact Info

The Belle W. Baruch Foundation | (843) 546-4623

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