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Arguing the Point (Politics on the American Frontier)

Artist:
Nathaniel Currier, born Roxbury, MA 1813-died New York City 1888  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
18 1/4 x 24 in. (46.4 x 61.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Recreation\leisure\conversation  Search this
Object\written matter\newspaper  Search this
Occupation\other\pioneer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.3
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Graphic Arts
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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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Daniel Boone [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Biddle, George 1885-1973  Search this
Subject:
Boone, Daniel  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1947
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0043870
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Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_43871

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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The Blacksmith (mural study, Indianapolis, Indiana Post Office)

Artist:
Grant Wright Christian, born Edinburg, IN 1911-died 1989  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on composition board
Dimensions:
36 3/8 x 17 5/8 in. (92.4 x 44.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935-1936
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\carriage  Search this
Cityscape\Indiana\Indianapolis  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\Indiana  Search this
Occupation\craft\smith  Search this
Occupation\other\pioneer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.11
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
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Early Texans (mural study, Conroe, Texas Post Office)

Artist:
Nicholas Lyon, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
11 x 28 in. (28.0 x 71.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1937
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\Texas  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Animal\donkey  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Occupation\hunter  Search this
Animal\bird\goose  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Texas  Search this
Occupation\other\pioneer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.26
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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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Painting and Sculpture
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The Home Makers [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Ivory, Percy Van Eman 1883-1960  Search this
Photographic firm:
American Lithographic Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1913
Topic:
Figure group--Female & Child  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Cooking  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001245
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Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
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Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139095

The Young Pioneer [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Valk  Search this
Photographic firm:
Detroit Publishing Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1907
Topic:
Figure male--Child--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002203
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edanmdm:siris_jul_142394

Pioneer Mother and Child, Early Days in America [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Volk, Douglas 1856-1935  Search this
Photographic firm:
Nichols and Handy, N.Y.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1885
Topic:
Figure group--Family--Mother & Child  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Landscape--Weather--Snow  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002245
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edanmdm:siris_jul_142436

Conquest of the Wilderness [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Wickson, Paul Giovanni 1859-1922  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1918
Topic:
Allegory--Other--Progress  Search this
Landscape--Forest  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002338
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edanmdm:siris_jul_142576

The Homesteaders [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Wickson, Paul Giovanni 1859-1922  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1914
Topic:
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Landscape--United States  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002339
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edanmdm:siris_jul_142577

Pioneers in Danger [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Higgins, Eugene 1874-1958  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1940
Topic:
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
State of Being--Evil--Danger  Search this
Landscape--Weather--Storm  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Wagon  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0014630
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Covered Wagon [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Higgins, Eugene 1874-1958  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Travel--Land--Wagon  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Figure group--Family  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0014665
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edanmdm:siris_jul_14665

Pioneer in a Storm [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Title:
Peril on the Plains [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)
Artist:
Borglum, Solon Hannibal 1868-1922  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1903
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Disaster--Storm  Search this
Object--Weapon--Gun  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0056881
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edanmdm:siris_jul_56882

The American Pioneer, A Reverie [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Borglum, Solon Hannibal 1868-1922  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1915
Topic:
Equestrian  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0113786
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_113787

Pioneer Woman [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
Lee, Arthur 1881-1961  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group--Female & Child  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Study--Model  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001468
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edanmdm:siris_jul_128181
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Daniel Boone [sculpture] / (photographed by De Witt Ward)

Artist:
Polasek, Albin 1879-1965  Search this
Photographer:
Ward, De Witt d. 1937  Search this
Subject:
Boone, Daniel  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1926
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001890
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Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:siris_jul_128605
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Kentucky: Entering the Great Valley [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Title:
George Rogers Clark Memorial Mural [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)
Artist:
Winter, Ezra 1886-1949  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1931-1934
Topic:
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Landscape--Kentucky  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Object--Weapon--Gun  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118060
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118061

The Pioneers [sculpture] / (photographed by De Witt Ward)

Artist:
Taft, Lorado Zadoc 1860-1936  Search this
Photographer:
Ward, De Witt d. 1937  Search this
Subject:
Soto, Hernado de  Search this
LaSalle, Robert Cavelier  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1932
Topic:
History--United States--Louisiana  Search this
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Religion--Clergy  Search this
Occupation--Military--Conquistador  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Object--Furniture--Chest  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0002312
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_129029
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