Discovered Lands, Invented Pasts

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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.

Presents a major reinterpretation of western American art of the past three centuries - from the depictions of Indians by early explorers to the monumental landscapes of Albert Bierstadt to the vibrant images of Georgia O'Keeffe - re-evaluating it from the perspectives of history, art history, and American studies.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Art of the West
Art Surveys
Multicultural Topics
TRC format: 
Book
Keywords: 
Hudson River School