Karl Bodmer's America

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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 the full range of Bodmer's watercolors created on his travels through the American West in the early 1800's. This book adds background needed to place Bodmer and his work in the history of his time.

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