George Caleb Bingham Curriculum Kit

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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.

Provides and overview of the art, life, and times of Missouri artist George Caleb Bingham (1811-79). His paintings of boatmen and townspeople present a visual history of the St. Louis region.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
Elementary (K-5)
High School (9-12)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1800-1865)
Multicultural Topics
TRC format: 
Kit