Crossing the Frontier: Photographs of the Developing West, 1849 to the Present

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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 the tradition of landscape photography, published in conjunction with a traveling exhibit conceived and organized by art historian Sandra Phillips.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1800-1865)
19th Century (1866-1899)
Art of the West
Art Surveys
Photography
TRC format: 
Book