1800-1860: The Arts
1800-1860: Chapter Two: The Arts
by JAMES MANCALL
TOPICS IN THE NEWS
Among the Mountain Men 42
Charles Sealsfield and German American Literature 45
Daniel Boone as an Icon 46
Early Women Writers of the West 48
A New Home—Who’ll Follow? 48
Genre Painting and George Caleb Bingham 49
Gold Rush San Francisco 50
Oh, California 51
Grand Opera in San Francisco 53
The Hudson River School and Western Expansion 53
Moving Panorama 54
Native Oral Traditions 56
Native American Written Language 58
The Cherokees 60
Painting the First Encounter 60
The Native Americans 62
Periodicals of the Old West 64
Popular Music in the West 65
Quilts of the Old West 66
Tall Tales and Sketches of the Old Southwest 67
Grinning the Bark Off a Tree 68
The West as Seen From the East 69
Caroline Kirkland 74
Sidebars and tables are listed in italics.
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