American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 2: The Promised Land (VHS)

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Amon Carter Online Projects

Take your students to nineteenth-century Texas, Antarctica, the American West, and elsewhere without leaving your classroom! Visit the Amon Carter’s online teaching resources for images, information on artworks and artists, discussion questions, and classroom activities for all grade levels tied to state and national standards.

Explores ways that religion had a fundamental impact on the shaping of American culture. From the Spanish missions in New Mexico to the Puritan churches of New England, a new American culture emerges through architecture and portraiture.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
College/Adult
TRC subject: 
Architecture
Art Surveys
18th Century and Earlier
TRC format: 
Audio-Visual