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Plymouth Rock, Plymouth, Massachusetts, from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. (19.1 x 28.6 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1974
Topic:
Landscape\coast  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Plymouth  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\fence  Search this
Architecture\monument  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment, Margery and Edgar Masinter, Kevin and Lisa McGovern, and Bernie Stadiem
Copyright:
© Lee Friedlander
Object number:
2003.42.942
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edanmdm:saam_2003.42.942

The Land is Bought from the Indians (Study for mural, Blakely, Georgia post office)

Artist:
Daniel Putnam Brinley, born Newport, RI 1879-died Norwalk, CT 1963  Search this
Medium:
oil, tempera and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 8 x 23 7/8 in. (20.3 x 60.6 cm) sheet: 9 3/4 x 25 3/4 in. (24.8 x 65.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Landscape\cemetery  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\Georgia  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.305
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79503807f-cb2d-41a6-8707-1a4c90d7a099
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.305

The First Stock Exchange

Artist:
Ezra Winter, born Manistee, MI 1886-died Canaan, CT 1949  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
174 1/4 x 115 5/8 in. (442.5 x 293.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1930
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Occupation\monetary\stock broker  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Ezra Winter
Object number:
1965.9.1
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Painting and Sculpture
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cc003156-9e29-4542-996b-3d345e0bbb95
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edanmdm:saam_1965.9.1

Franklin, the Colonist

Artist:
William Zorach, born Eurburg, Lithuania 1889-died Bath, ME 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin  Search this
Medium:
plaster/cast
Dimensions:
23 1/2 x 6 3/8 x 6 1/4 in. (59.6 x 16.2 x 15.9 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1935
Topic:
Occupation\political\statesman  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Tessim Zorach and Dahlov Ipcar
Object number:
1968.154.149
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edanmdm:saam_1968.154.149

Embarkation of the Pilgrims from Southampton, 1620

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Copy after:
Edward Moran, born Bolton, England 1829-died New York City 1901  Search this
Medium:
media undetermined
Dimensions:
sight 17 5/8 x 29 1/4 in. (44.8 x 74.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Religion\Puritan  Search this
Landscape\New York\Southampton  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.15
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CC0
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edanmdm:saam_1966.48.15

Landing of the Pilgrims at Plymouth

Artist:
G. L.? Turner, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
bronze/gilded
Dimensions:
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1920
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Plymouth  Search this
Architecture\boat\Mayflower  Search this
History\United States\Pilgrim  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle
Object number:
1972.167.63
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cc3e9013-b00d-430c-a266-f8a3ad3a2867
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edanmdm:saam_1972.167.63

The Last Halt: Stop of Hooker's Band in East Hartford before Crossing River (Study for East Hartford, Connecticut Postal Station Mural)

Artist:
Alton Tobey, born Middletown, CT 1914-died Mamaroneck, NY 2005  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
26 x 44 1/4 in. (66.0 x 112.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\Connecticut\Hartford  Search this
Dress\historic\Puritan dress  Search this
Landscape\Connecticut\East Hartford  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Connecticut  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1985.8.30
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f1a1c03f-a4f2-4295-8631-cf9c727159d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.8.30

Caleb Heathcote Buys the Richbell Farm (mural study, Scarsdale, New York Post Office)

Artist:
Gordon Samstag, born New York City 1906-died Naples, FL 1990  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
8 1/8 x 30 1/4in. (20.5 x 76.7cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939-1940
Topic:
Figure(s) in exterior  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\New York State  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Scarsdale  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.70
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74af4dc7d-83a7-4080-81c4-c5a70086cf30
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.70

Signing of the Compact in the Cabin of the Mayflower

Artist:
George E. Perine, born South Orange, NJ 1837-died Brooklyn, NY 1885  Search this
Copy after:
Edwin White, born South Hadley, MA 1817-died Saratoga Springs, NY 1877  Search this
Medium:
hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
17 5/8 x 29 1/2 in. (44.8 x 74.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Architecture\boat\Mayflower  Search this
Religion\Puritan  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.42
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71f0964ab-d1d5-4f76-9238-2bdcfad4b8d9
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edanmdm:saam_1966.48.42

The Elder's Daughter

Artist:
John Rogers, born Salem, MA 1829-died New Canaan, CT 1904  Search this
Medium:
painted plaster
Dimensions:
21 x 19 1/2 x 10 5/8 in. (53.2 x 49.5 x 27.1 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
patented 1877
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Recreation\courting  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Occupation\religion\elder  Search this
Object\fruit\apple  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1967.131
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Painting and Sculpture
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d1bf6f98-6f3c-4484-9bea-16f25a261507
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.131

First Landing at Weymouth (Study for Post Office Mural, Weymouth Branch, Boston, MA)

Artist:
Guy Pene du Bois, born Brooklyn, NY 1884-died Boston, MA 1958  Search this
Medium:
oil and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 1/2 x 28 1/8 in. (36.7 x 71.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1942
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture\boat\sailing ship  Search this
Landscape\coast  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Architecture\boat\rowboat  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Dress\historic\Pilgrim dress  Search this
History\United States\Pilgrim  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Massachusetts  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Weymouth  Search this
Architecture\boat\Charity  Search this
Architecture\boat\Swan  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration (Public Buildings Service)
Object number:
1985.8.3
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ae4d5ffd-b06c-4a9e-a4f7-4069939f36c9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.8.3

Arrival of Colonel John Donaldson (design for mural)

Artist:
F. Luis Mora, born Montevideo, Uruguay 1874-died New York City 1940  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paperboard: illustration board
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Dress\historic\eighteenth century dress  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.27
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk716615e10-6712-4ff4-82ca-cbc643ee3fe5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.27

Pilgrims Receiving Gifts of Food from the Indians Symbol and Origin of Our Thanksgiving Way

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 7/8 x 9 1/4 in. (14.9 x 23.6 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Figure group\male and child  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Allegory\other\holidays  Search this
Occupation\other\colonist  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship
Object number:
1966.47.167
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk738a07c42-89d5-4c08-82d9-176f9dadb4be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.47.167

Scene near Poughkeepsie, 1690 (mural study, Poughkeepsie, New York Post Office)

Artist:
Gerald Sargent Foster, born Westfield, NJ 1900-died Orangeburg, SC 1987  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
15 7/8 x 37 3/8 in. (40.3 x 94.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1939
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Landscape\forest  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\New York\Poughkeepsie  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\New York State  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.70
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk762d4bb46-82cf-4f71-ba4f-209a022d3669
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.70

World's Fair Medal (reverse)

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964  Search this
Medium:
plaster plaque
Dimensions:
10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Relief
Date:
1964
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Allegory\place\New York  Search this
Emblem\seal  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci
Object number:
1966.51.8
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.51.8

The Colonial Governor

Artist:
William Baxter Closson, born Thetford, VT 1848-died Hartford, CT 1926  Search this
Copy after:
Robert Frederick Blum, born Cincinnati, OH 1857-died New York City 1903  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving
Dimensions:
image: 6 3/4 x 4 7/8 in. (17.1 x 12.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Occupation\political\governor  Search this
Architecture Interior  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of American History, Division of Graphic Arts, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1971.176
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk796deabbd-6694-44e4-a1d8-3e4da7d4137c
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edanmdm:saam_1971.176

Embarkation of the Pilgrims

Artist:
Samuel Bellin, English, born London, England 1799-died London, England 1894  Search this
Copy after:
Robert Walter Weir, born New York City 1803-died New York City 1889  Search this
Medium:
engraving
Dimensions:
19 7/8 x 29 3/4 in. (50.5 x 75.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Religion\Puritan  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
Object number:
1966.48.14
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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edanmdm:saam_1966.48.14

Preliminary sketch for mural The History of Labor in America, The 17th Century: Colonization (U. S. Department of Labor, Washington, DC)

Artist:
Jack Beal, born Richmond, VA 1931-died Oneonta, NY 2013  Search this
Medium:
brush and ink, ink wash and conte crayon on paper
Dimensions:
12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
General Services Administration\Art-in-Architecture Program  Search this
Dress\historic\seventeenth century dress  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, Art-in-Architecture Program
Object number:
1977.47.136
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.47.136

Preliminary sketch for mural The History of Labor in America, The 17th Century: Colonization (U. S. Department of Labor, Washington, DC)

Artist:
Jack Beal, born Richmond, VA 1931-died Oneonta, NY 2013  Search this
Medium:
brush and ink and conte crayon on paper
Dimensions:
12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
General Services Administration\Art-in-Architecture Program  Search this
Dress\historic\seventeenth century dress  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, Art-in-Architecture Program
Object number:
1977.47.137
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.47.137

Preliminary sketch for mural The History of Labor in America, The 17th Century: Colonization (U. S. Department of Labor, Washington, DC)

Artist:
Jack Beal, born Richmond, VA 1931-died Oneonta, NY 2013  Search this
Medium:
conte crayon on paper
Dimensions:
12 x 9 in. (30.5 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1975
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
History\United States\Colonization  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
General Services Administration\Art-in-Architecture Program  Search this
Object\tool\axe  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, Art-in-Architecture Program
Object number:
1977.47.138
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1977.47.138

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