John James Audubon: The Birds of America (VHS)

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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.

Outlines John James Audubon's (1785-1851) career as a dedicated and thorough nature artist. Audubon documented the entire pantheon of American birds and wrote about the American wilderness.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
Art of the West
Artist Biography
Picturing America Resource
19th Century (1800-1865)
18th Century and Earlier
TRC format: