Monthly Archives: October 2015

JOHN JAMES AUDUBON: American Flamingo, c.1838

October 29, 2015 PowerPoint Humanities Week 11 John James Audubon                         Note taking worksheet:  Humanities Week 11 John James Audubon Worksheet American Flamingo is one of the 435 hand-colored engravings that … Continue reading

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N. C. WYETH: Cover Illustration for The Last of the Mohicans, c.1919

October 22, 2015 PowerPoint Humanities Week 10 NC Wyeth The Last of the Mohicans      Note taking worksheet:  Humanities Week 10 NC Wyeth Last of The Mohicans Worksheet The Last of the Mohicans, an American adventure tale by James Fenimore … Continue reading

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View from Mount Holyoke (The Oxbow) by Thomas Cole, c. 1836

October 15, 2015 PowerPoint Humanities Week 9 View from Mount Holyoke          Note taking Worksheet  Humanities Week 9 View From Mount Holyoke Worksheet Thomas Cole wrote in his “Essay on American Scenery,” “The imagination can scarcely conceive Arcadian vales … Continue reading

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Hiram Powers: Benjamin Franklin, c. 1862

October 8, 2015 PowerPoint  Humanities Week 8 Benjamin Franklin                                         Humanities Week 8 Benjamin Franklin Worksheet At age fifty-three, Hiram Powers was … Continue reading

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EMANUEL LEUTZE: Washington Crossing the Delaware, c.1851

October 1, 2015 PowerPoint  Humanities Week 7 Washington Crossing the Delaware           Worksheet / Quiz  Humanities Week 7 Washington Crossing the Delaware Worksheet In Emanuel Leutze’s painting, the commander of the Continental Army against Great Britain stands … Continue reading

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