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George Catlin and the old frontier.

McCracken, Harold

George Catlin and the old frontier.

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Published by Dial Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Catlin, George, 1796-1872,
    • Indians of North America -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Pictorial works

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [212]-214.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND237.C35 M3 1959
      The Physical Object
      Pagination216 p.
      Number of Pages216
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6272107M
      LC Control Number59009434

      Life among the Indians | George Catlin (J - Decem ) Was an American painter, author, and traveler who specialized in portraits of Native Americans in the Old West. Travelling to the American West five times during the s, Catlin was the first white man to depict Plains Indians in their native territory George Catlin was born in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. The George Catlin Book of American Indians 82 copies, 2 reviews; George Catlin and the old frontier 80 copies; George Catlin and His Indian Gallery 36 copies; The North American Indian Portfolios from the Library of Congress: 27 copies; Life Among the Indians 20 copies; Episodes from "Life Among the Indians" and "Last Rambles" 19 copies.


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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Dedication:To all the documentary artist who left to /5(6). Title: George Catlin and the Old Frontier Author: Harold McCracken Year: Hardcover with dust jacket Synopsis: Large book on the first explorer to the Old West to paint Native Americans in their territory Photos are of actual Rating: % positive.

George Catlin And The Old Frontier is the first comprehensive picture gallery and biography of George Catlin, the dean of American Indian painters. It contains 36 paintings in brilliant full color and black-and-white reproductions of of pictures by the American artist whose talent and achievement place him among the most extraordinary men.

George Catlin and the old frontier. New York: Bonanza Books: Distributed by Crown, [?] c (OCoLC) Named Person: George Catlin; George Catlin: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harold McCracken; George Catlin.

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Get this from a library. George Catlin and the old frontier. [Harold McCracken; George Catlin] -- Biography and criticism, illustrated with the artist's Indian paintings.

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Loyd Haberly, Pursuit of the Horizon (), is an interesting biography, and Harold McCracken, George Catlin and the Old Frontier (), is scholarly and well illustrated. Thomas Donaldson, The George Catlin Indian Gallery in the U.S.

National Museum (), is the basic reference book on Catlin's work. George Catlin, (born JWilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, U.S.—died DecemJersey City, New Jersey), American artist and author, whose paintings of Native American scenes constitute an invaluable record of Native American culture in the 19th century.

Catlin practiced law for a short time but in turned to portrait painting, in which he was self-taught. New York: The Dial Press, Fine in VG+ dust jacket. ' George Catlin and the Old Frontier by Harold Mc Cracken.' States Limited Edition of First Printing Second Printing.

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J PM EST. Alpena, MI, US. Share | View More Details. More About This Item. Item Overview. Description: Bibliography. [SMA ]. George Catlin has 52 books on Goodreads with ratings. George Catlin’s most popular book is My Life Among the Indians.

George Catlin and the Old McCracken. Dial Press, New York, pp. Illus. $ With these words George Catlin staked his artistic claim. He was the first great painter to travel beyond the Mississippi to paint the Indians, and his Indian Gallery, staggering in its ambition and scope, is one of the wonders of the nineteenth century.

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George Catlin. No individual has had a greater influence upon the western American art, literature and history of our country than George Catlin. -Harold McCracken, Catlin and the Old Frontier These tribes, sir, that have preceded us, to whose lands we have succeeded, and who have no written memorials of their laws, their habits, and their manners, are all passing away to the world of forgetfulness.

George Catlin (J - Decem ) George Catlin (J - Decem ) was an American painter, author and traveler who specialized in portraits of Native Americans in the Old West. Catlin was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Following a brief career as a lawyer, he produced two major collections of paintings of American Indians and published a series of books.

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The book is in nice condition with great colored prints inside. Great for those interested in 5/5(). In he published his best-known book, the two-volume Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians, which was illustrated with many engravings" (Britannica).

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Inhis funds exhausted, the year-old Catlin was thrown into a London debtor’s prison. His brother-in-law came to take Catlin’s young daughters back to America.

George Catlin was born in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. As a child growing up in Pennsylvania, Catlin had spent many hours hunting, fishing, and looking for American Indian artifacts.

His fascination with Native Americans was kindled by his mother, who told him stories of the western frontier and how she was captured by a tribe Brand: CreateSpace Publishing.

"George Catlin painted most of the Nebraska pictorial history and has a collection of over five hundred such paintings in the museum in Washington, DC.

It is said that a nephew, Preston Catlin, married a pretty quarter-blood Pawnee squaw, in Pawnee, Oklahoma. His son,married my daughter (this would have been Jessa Mae Elizabeth.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. George Catlin (Catlin, George, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Catlin, George, Adventures of the Ojibbeway and Ioway Indians in England, France, and Belgium: Being Notes of Eight Years' Travels and Residence in Europe With His North American Indian Collection (). George Catlin was born in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania on J His mother and grandmother had been held hostage during an Indian uprising in Pennsylvania known as the Wyoming Valley Massacre some 20 years earlier, and Catlin would have heard many stories about Indians as a child.

InGeorge Catlin—showman, entrepreneur, and artist—made the first of four trips into Indian country, painting as he went, in a wonderfully spontaneous, if somewhat naive style. His ambition was to paint every tribe. He fell : Norton, W. & Company, Inc.

1st. 1st Ed. George Catlin And The Old Frontier - Inscribed By Harold Mccracken. $ George Catlin was active/lived in Pennsylvania, New Jersey. George Catlin is known for Indian genre-figure and portrait painting. The George Catlin Book of American Indians Yes Hoopes, Donelson F George Catlin and the Old Frontier Yes Ross, Marvin C George Catlin Episodes, Last Rambles etc.

George Catlin was an American painter and writer. In he gave up his law practice to pursue his self-taught art, painting portraits in Philadelphia, Washington, D. and Albany, New York. After meeting a tribal delegation of Native Americans from the Far West he became eager to preserve the vanishing tribes and customs of the Native.

CATLIN, GEORGE, The Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians (London, ), vols. 1 and 2. HABERLY, Loyd, Pursuit of the Horizon, A Life of George Catlin (Macmillan, New York, ).

McCracken, Harold, George Catlin and the Old Frontier (Dial Press, New York, ). Rambles Among the Indians was Catlin’s last published book. Catlin ends this book with a warning that the spread of the telegraph and railroad into the western United States would cause the final destruction of the Indian peoples.

George Catlin died inat the age of   "Catlin, George," in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, by John William Cousin, London: J. M. Dent & Sons () " Catlin, George," in Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed., ) Works by this author published before January 1, are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago.