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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
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
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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

Cliff Houses on the Rio Mancos, Colorado

Artist:
William Henry Holmes, born Cadiz, OH 1846-died Royal Oak, MI 1933  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and opaque watercolor on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/4 x 9 1/8 in. (34.9 x 23.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1878
Topic:
Indian  Search this
Landscape\Colorado  Search this
Landscape\canyon  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Landscape\river\Rio Mancos  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1985.66.244,358
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk715883d33-6b7b-4b39-959d-5e305a6b63a9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.244_358

The Pilgrim of the World at the End of His Journey (study for the series, The Cross and the World)

Artist:
Thomas Cole, born Bolton-le-Moors, England 1801-died Catskill, NY 1848  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
12 x 18 in. (30.5 x 45.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1847
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Landscape\time\night  Search this
Figure\fragment\skull  Search this
Landscape\canyon  Search this
Allegory\life\old age  Search this
Architecture Exterior\ruins  Search this
Architecture Exterior\religious\temple  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1988.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk777772911-3e28-411d-8c34-0aad4888ef59
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1988.1

Untitled, (painting)

Painter:
DeYong, Joe 1894-1975  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum 1700 N.E. 63rd Street Oklahoma City Oklahoma 73111
Topic:
Landscape--Canyon  Search this
Control number:
IAP 43330740
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_477926

Canyons, (painting)

Painter:
Sheeler, Charles 1883-1965  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1951
Topic:
Landscape--Canyon  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8G190025
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479051

Landscape with Salamander, (painting)

Painter:
Jones, Wendell 1899-1956  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Woodstock Artists Association 28 Tinker Street Woodstock New York 12498
Date:
1946
Topic:
Landscape--Canyon  Search this
Animal--Amphibian--Salamander  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Control number:
IAP 64000031
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_478606

Near Canyon, (painting)

Painter:
Bugbee, Harold Dow 1900-1963  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum 1700 N.E. 63rd Street Oklahoma City Oklahoma 73111
Topic:
Animal--Cattle  Search this
Landscape--Canyon  Search this
Landscape--Lake  Search this
Architecture exterior--Industry--Windmill  Search this
Control number:
IAP 43330656
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_477833

The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, (painting)

Painter:
Moran, Thomas 1837-1926  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1928.7.1
Date:
1893-1901
Topic:
Landscape--Wyoming  Search this
Landscape--River--Yellowstone River  Search this
Landscape--Canyon  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08581217
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_249918

Arizona Suite, (painting)

Painter:
Hurley, Wilson 1924-2008  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum 1700 N.E. 63rd Street Oklahoma City Oklahoma 73111
Topic:
Landscape--Arizona  Search this
Landscape--Canyon--Grand Canyon  Search this
Control number:
IAP 43330895
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_478092

Tseghi ("White House" Cliff Dwelling), (painting)

Painter:
Hurley, Wilson 1924-2008  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum 1700 N.E. 63rd Street Oklahoma City Oklahoma 73111
Topic:
Landscape--Arizona  Search this
Landscape--Canyon--Canyon de Chelly  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Control number:
IAP 43330901
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_478098

Grand Canyon - The Face of Creation, (painting)

Painter:
Hurley, Wilson 1924-2008  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum 1700 N.E. 63rd Street Oklahoma City Oklahoma 73111
Topic:
Landscape--Arizona  Search this
Landscape--Canyon--Grand Canyon  Search this
Control number:
IAP 43330899
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_478096

Canyon De Chelly, (painting)

Painter:
Hurley, Wilson 1924-2008  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum 1700 N.E. 63rd Street Oklahoma City Oklahoma 73111
Topic:
Landscape--Arizona  Search this
Landscape--Canyon--Canyon de Chelly  Search this
Control number:
IAP 43330900
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_478097

Howard J. Hawthorne films of the American Southwest and Mexico

Creator:
Hawthorne, Howard J.  Search this
Extent:
2 Film reels (color silent; 300 feet, 8mm)
Culture:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Silent films
Place:
North America
Arizona
Gallup (N.M.)
Mexico City (Mexico)
Date:
circa 1940-1953
Scope and Contents:
Footage taken Howard J. Hawthorne, a Navajo, of various North American southwest and Mexican scenes including Gallup Ceremonials (1941, 1942, 1952, 1953); Navajo Fair and rodeo (1952); sheep herding, skinning and slaughtering (1941); Canyon de Chelly (1946); Lee Ferry Country and Grand Canyon (1950); bodies of two dead indians possibly in Mexico (1941); Mexico City (1941); and Painted Desert and Hard Rock Mountain (ca. 1953). Footage possibly includes Bert Pausma (uncertain spelling), a self-appointed evangelist, lecturing a group of Navajo.

Legacy keywords: Parade ; Dance ; Rodeos ; Ceremonies North America ; Animal husbandry Navajo United States ; Landscapes ; Canyons Arizona

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Provenance:
Donated by Barbara Overby, Verna Mae Wilson and E. E. "Skip" Benson, in honor of Howard J. Hawthorne, in 1999.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Rodeos  Search this
Ranching  Search this
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Howard J. Hawthorne films of the American Southwest and Mexico, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1999.04
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9f0ff2414-efd5-4008-8f0e-8cce08566b94
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1999-04

The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

Artist:
Thomas Moran, born Bolton, England 1837-died Santa Barbara, CA 1926  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
96 1/2 x 168 3/8 in. (245.1 x 427.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1893-1901
Topic:
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Landscape\Wyoming  Search this
Landscape\river\Yellowstone River  Search this
Landscape\canyon\Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of George D. Pratt
Object number:
1928.7.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, North Lobby
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fad025fb-f084-48c6-8f92-114084355cf1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1928.7.1

View of the Lower Falls, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

Artist:
Grafton Tyler Brown, born Harrisburg, PA 1841-died St. Peter, MN 1918  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/4 x 20 1/8 in. (76.9 x 51.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1890
Topic:
Landscape\weather\sun  Search this
Landscape\tree\pine tree  Search this
Landscape\waterfall  Search this
Landscape\park\Yellowstone National Park  Search this
Landscape\river\Yellowstone River  Search this
Landscape\canyon\Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment and the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program
Object number:
1994.56
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, North Lobby
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73452bc2f-0ae0-401b-b632-147aea02505a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.56

Grand Canyon

Artist:
Carl Oscar Borg, born Grinstad, Sweden 1879-died Santa Barbara, CA 1947  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
40 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (101.8 x 76.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1916-1932
Topic:
Landscape\Arizona  Search this
Landscape\canyon\Grand Canyon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Martin O. Elmborg
Object number:
1955.8.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7523b058e-0597-4102-ab6b-4aa6aac8930d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1955.8.1

Major Powell Descends the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon, 1869

Artist:
Henry C. Pitz, born Philadelphia, PA 1895-died Philadelphia, PA 1976  Search this
Sitter:
John Wesley Powell  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 1/8 x 40 1/4 in. (76.4 x 102.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935-1939
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\boat\rowboat  Search this
Landscape\canyon\Grand Canyon  Search this
Occupation\other\explorer  Search this
Landscape\river\Colorado River  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from Works Progress Administration
Object number:
1979.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b771fc12-3b7b-445c-a6dd-6cda1440817d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.1

Canyonland, Utah

Artist:
Salvatore Mancini, born Itri, Italy 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 x 19 7/8 in. (40.7 x 50.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1990
Topic:
Landscape\canyon  Search this
Landscape\Utah  Search this
Object\art object\petroglyph  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist in honor and memory of Aaron Siskind
Copyright:
© 1990, Salvatore Mancini
Object number:
1991.202.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fb5a7777-4b8c-407a-9f00-6a877a3fcdf9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.202.4

Looking South into the Grand Cañon, Colorado River, Sheavwitz Crossing

Artist:
William Bell, born Liverpool, England 1830-died Philadelphia, PA 1910  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 8 x 10 7/8 in. (20.3 x 27.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1872
Topic:
Landscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Landscape\canyon\Grand Canyon  Search this
Landscape\river\Colorado River  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:
1994.91.12
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d156afab-8b80-4099-8eff-52de607e6a89
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.12

Sentinel Rock, Echo Canyon, Utah

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 7 7/8 x 9 5/8 in. (20.0 x 24.4 cm) irregular
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1875
Topic:
Landscape\phenomenon\rock formation  Search this
Landscape\Utah  Search this
Landscape\canyon\Echo Canyon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Object number:
2010.7.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79f762aea-f6c3-474c-9fa0-9528b02722db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2010.7.2

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