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Daniel Boone

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Daniel Boone  Search this
Medium:
bronze on marble base
Dimensions:
8 1/4 in. (21.0 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Occupation\other\explorer  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.53
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Pioneer Family (model for)

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Medium:
plaster/cast and patinated
Dimensions:
23 1/2 x 16 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. (59.7 x 41.2 x 27.3 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1927
Topic:
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Figure group\family\nude  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tessim Zorach and Dahlov Ipcar
Object number:
1968.154.121
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Department:
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Detail of cartoon for mural Westward the Course of Empire...

Artist:
Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze, born Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany 1816-died Washington, DC 1868  Search this
Medium:
pencil and chalk on paper
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Figure male\bust  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\other\pioneer  Search this
Object number:
1982.51
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Pioneer Family [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Zorach, William 1887-1966  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1936-1937
Topic:
Figure group--Family  Search this
Figure group--Nude  Search this
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Study--Model  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0029441
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Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:siris_jul_29442

(No Title Given: Infantry) [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Remington, Frederic 1861-1909  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Landscape--Plain  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0036847
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Westward (Iowa State Capitol, Des Moines, Iowa) [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Blashfield, Edwin Howland 1848-1936  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1905
Topic:
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0044008
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Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
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The Searchers from the series History

Artist:
David Levinthal, born San Francisco, CA 1949  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
61 × 79 in. (154.9 × 200.7 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
2013
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Occupation\other\cowboy  Search this
Object\weapon\gun  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Donald Standford Rosenfeld, Jr.
Object number:
2017.41.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2013, David Levinthal
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Department:
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On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
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Early Hobart (mural study for Hobart, Indiana Post Office)

Artist:
William Adelbert Dolwick, born Lakewood, OH 1909-died Eufaula, AL 1993  Search this
Medium:
gouache on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 1/2 x 30 1/16 in. (41.9 x 73.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Cityscape\street\square  Search this
Cityscape\Indiana\Hobart  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\store  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.50
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Pioneers Arriving in Marshall by Wagon Trains (mural study, Marshall, Minnesota Post Office)

Artist:
Henry Holmstrom, born Nybro, Sweden 1900-died Minneapolis, MN 1981  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
13 3/4 x 31 1/2 in. (35.0 x 79.9 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\Minnesota\Marshall  Search this
Travel\land\covered wagon  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Minnesota  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.72
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Painting and Sculpture
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San Rafael Creek--1851 (mural study, San Rafael, California Post Office)

Artist:
Oscar Galgiani, born Stockton, CA 1903-died Stockton, CA 1994  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
8 x 26 in. (20.3 x 66.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\river\San Rafael Creek  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\California  Search this
Landscape\California\San Rafael  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.75
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Pioneers Tilling Soil and Building Log Cabin (mural study, Carthage, Illinois Post Office)

Artist:
Karl Kelpe, born Germany 1898-died Elmwood Park, IL 1973  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paperboard
Dimensions:
15 1/2 x 34 in. (39.4 x 86.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Architecture\domestic\cottage  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Illinois  Search this
Occupation\other\pioneer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.84
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Coronado's Exploration Party in the Palo Duro Canyon (Mural Study, Amarillo, Texas Post Office)

Artist:
Julius Woeltz, born San Antonio, TX 1911-died San Antonio, TX 1956  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
10 3/8 x 40 in. (26.3 x 101.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1941
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\Texas  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Ethnic\Spanish  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\canyon\Palo Duro Canyon  Search this
History\United States\exploration  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Texas  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.54
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Pioneers Sketch

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
7 1/8 x 8 x 4 3/4 in. (18.1 x 20.4 x 12.0 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1961
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Study\sculpture model  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.87
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 49A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
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Pioneer Woman of Texas

Artist:
Leo Friedlander, born New York City 1888-died White Plains, NY 1966  Search this
Medium:
plaster
Dimensions:
26 1/4 x 8 1/2 x 9 3/4 in. (66.5 x 21.5 x 24.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
History\United States\Texas  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Gordon D. Friedlander
Object number:
1971.148
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Going West

Artist:
Jackson Pollock, born Cody, WY 1912-died East Hampton, NY 1956  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
15 1/8 x 20 3/4 in. (38.3 x 52.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934-1935
Topic:
Landscape\celestial\moon  Search this
Figure  Search this
Landscape\time\night  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Western  Search this
Animal\mule  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Thomas Hart Benton
Object number:
1973.149.1
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 34A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.149.1

Stockade Builders and Moving Westward (mural study, Red Cloud, Nebraska Post Office)

Artist:
Archie Musick, born Kirksville, MO 1902-died 1978  Search this
Medium:
tempera on wood
Dimensions:
26 x 44 in. (66.0 x 111.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Figure(s) in exterior  Search this
Landscape\Nebraska  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture Exterior\military\fort  Search this
Occupation\other\pioneer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.34
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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(Untitled) (Settlers)

Artist:
H. Willard Ortlip, born Norristown, PA 1886-died 1964  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
35 7/8 x 29 7/8 in. (91.1 x 76.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1943
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Travel\land\wagon  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.67
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Settlers in Collingsworth County (study for mural, Wellington, Texas Post Office)

Artist:
Bernard Arnest, born Denver, CO 1917-died Colorado Springs, CO 1986  Search this
Medium:
oil and pencil on illustration board
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 x 30 in. (40.7 x 76.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1939
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\Texas\Collingsworth County  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.80
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Early Settlers (mural study, East Detroit, Michigan Post Office)

Artist:
Frank Cassara, born Partinico, Sicily, Italy 1913  Search this
Medium:
tempera, oil and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/8 x 29 1/4 in. (34.0 x 74.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1939-1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
Architecture\machine\farm machine  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Landscape\Michigan\Detroit  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.87
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Department:
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Early Settlers Crossing a River (mural study, St. Joseph, Missouri Post Office and Courthouse)

Artist:
Gustaf Oscar Dalström, born Gothland, Sweden 1893-died Chicago, IL 1971  Search this
Medium:
tempera, pencil and crayon on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 6 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (16.5 x 34.3 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\river  Search this
History\United States\westward expansion  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Travel\water\boat  Search this
Landscape\Missouri  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.88
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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