Views of a Vanishing Frontier (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.

Traces the 1832-1834 anthropological expedition up the Missouri River undertaken by German naturalist Prinz Maximilian zu Wied (1782-1867) and Swiss painter and graphic artist Karl Bodmer (1809-1893).

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1800-1865)
Art of the West
Artist Biography
Multicultural Topics
TRC format: