Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
96 documents - page 1 of 5

Historic Spanish Record of the Conquest, South Side of Inscription Rock, New Mexico

Artist:
Timothy H. O'Sullivan, born Ireland 1840-died New York City 1882  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 8 1/8 x 10 7/8 in. (20.6 x 27.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1873
Topic:
Landscape\New Mexico  Search this
History\United States\exploration  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.136
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70c8a0520-44ea-46d8-a898-b664305e4f27
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.136

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
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76ff4d5b0-9265-48ea-a40e-b2ed081f6e8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.54

Pony Express

Artist:
James Earle Fraser, born Winona, MN 1876-died Westport, CT 1953  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Commissioner:
Society of Medallic Arts  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1952
Topic:
Figure male\full length  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\wagon  Search this
History\United States\Pony Express  Search this
History\United States\exploration  Search this
Equestrian  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:
1972.167.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b46a4b2e-3438-41dc-bcce-81ba546d53ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1972.167.12

Attack on Emigrants, (painting)

Artist:
Nahl Brothers  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
Ethnic  Search this
Western  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
State of Being--Evil--Violence  Search this
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
Control number:
AECI 02760461
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_52438

Chevalier De Tonty suing for Peace in the Village of the Iriquois, 2d Jan. 1680, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Subject:
De Tonty  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Ethnic--Iriquois  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690696
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105057

Lasalle and his Companions received with Great Hospitality in the village of the Cenis Indians, May 6th, 1686, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Subject:
Lasalle  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Ethnic--Cenis  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690709
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105070

Expedition encamped in a Texan Prairie, The, killing and drying Buffalo meat, April, 1686, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Landscape--Texas  Search this
Landscape--Plain  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Hunting  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690710
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105071

Vision of Columbus, (painting)

Artist:
Hamilton, J.  Search this
Subject:
Columbus, Christopher  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Literature--Rogers--Voyage Of Columbus  Search this
Literature--Poetry  Search this
Travel--Water--Boat  Search this
Control number:
AECI 01750061
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_35303

Christopher Columbus Memorial, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Urso, Angelo  Search this
Subject:
Columbus, Christopher  Search this
Medium:
Granite
Culture:
Italian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Waltham Waltham Massachusetts
Located Town Common Moody & Felton Streets Waltham Massachusetts
Date:
1992
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Occupation--Transportation--Navigator  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sailing Ship  Search this
Control number:
IAS MA000943
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_342856

Chevalier De Lasalle, receiving his Commission from Governor Frontenac, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Subject:
Lasalle  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690685
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105046

Expedition, The, commanded by Chevalier De Tonty leaving Fort Frontenac, on Lake Ontario, Nov. 18, 1678, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Landscape--Lake--Lake Ontario  Search this
Architecture--Military--Fort Frontenac  Search this
Architecture--Military--Fort  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690686
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105047

De Tonty and his companions, encamped on the shore of Lake Ontario, seven miles below the Falls of Niagara, 20th Jan., (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Subject:
De Tonty  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Landscape--Lake--Lake Ontario  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Military  Search this
Portrait group  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690687
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105048

Portage of Canoes, &c., around the Fall of Niagara at Table Rock, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Landscape--Waterfall--Niagara Falls  Search this
Travel--Land  Search this
Landscape--New York--Niagara Falls  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690688
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105049

Expedition arrived at the mouth of the Chippeway River, The, four miles above the Falls, lay the foundation of the "Griffon", (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Subject:
Lasalle  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Landscape--Waterfall--Niagara Falls  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690689
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105050

Lasalle and Two of his Men Returning to Fort Frontenac, along the Southern Coast of Lake Ontario, February, 1679, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Subject:
Lasalle  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Landscape--Lake--Lake Ontario  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690690
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105051

Launching of the Griffin, July, 1679, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Griffin  Search this
Waterscape--Boat  Search this
Ceremony--Military  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690691
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105052

First Sailing of the Griffin, on Lake Erie, Aug. 7, 1679, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Griffin  Search this
Waterscape--Boat  Search this
Landscape--Lake--Lake Erie  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690692
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105053

Griffin, The, entering the Harbor at Mackinaw, Aug. 27, 1679, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Griffin  Search this
Waterscape--Boat  Search this
Landscape--Michigan--Mackinaw  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690693
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105054

Lasalle and Party Arrive at the Village of the Illinois, on the Peoria, 1st Jan. 1680, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Subject:
Lasalle  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Ethnic--Illinois  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690694
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105055

Lasalle and Party Feasted in the Illinois Village, 2d Jan. 1680, (painting)

Artist:
Catlin, George  Search this
Subject:
Lasalle  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Topic:
History--United States--Exploration  Search this
History--United States--Lasalle Expedition  Search this
Figure(s) In Exterior--Frontier  Search this
Ethnic--Illinois  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Control number:
AECI 05690695
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_aeci_105056

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By