Winslow Homer: An American Original (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.

Dramatizes an episode in the life of painter Winslow Homer (1836-1910). Homer is disillusioned when he comes back from the Civil War and is helped by two teenagers.

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
High School (9-12)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
19th Century (1866-1899)
20th Century (1900-1945)
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Art of the West
Artist Biography
Multicultural Topics
Picturing America Resource
TRC format: 
Audio-Visual