American Visions: The History of American Art and Architecture Series, Vol. 6: Streamlines and Breadlines (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.

Compares the mythic images of the 1920s and 30s, as urban as the skyscrapers rising up in New York and as rural as the heartland realized by regionalist painters like Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975).

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
20th Century (1900-1945)
Architecture
Art Surveys
Multicultural Topics
TRC format: 
Audio-Visual