West of the Imagination Series, Vol. 4: The Wild Riders (VHS)

Internet Resources

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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.

Compares and contrasts portrayals of the West according to artists Frederic Remington (1861-1909) and Charles M. Russell (1864-1926), whose works transformed the image of the working cowboy into the most enduring hero-figure in American folklore.

TRC audience: 
High School (9-12)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
Art of the West
Artist Biography
Charles M. Russell
Frederic Remington
Multicultural Topics
Picturing America Resource
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