American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 3: The Wilderness and the West (VHS)

Internet Resources

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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.

Travels from yellowstone to the Hudson Valley via works of artists Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902), John James Audubon (1785-1851), Frederic Church (1826-1900), Frederic Remington (1861-1909), and Thomas Cole (1801-1848).

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
18th Century and Earlier
19th Century (1800-1865)
Art of the West
Art Surveys
TRC format: 
Hudson River School