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Author:
Forgey, Benjamin  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)  Search this
West as America: Reinterpreting Images of the Frontier, 1820-1920 (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Place:
North America
United States
Date:
March 18, 1991
Category:
Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography
Summary:
Article discusses the exhibit at the National Museum of American Art entitled, "The West as America: Reinterpreting Images of the Frontier, 1820- 1920." Criticizes the analysis of works of art and the negative interpretation of history in the exhibit.
Contained within:
The Washington Post (Newspaper)
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Art objects  Search this
Art--History  Search this
Controversies  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_2466