A Forest Fire in America

Description (Brief):

Colored print of people and livestock fleeing a forest fire by way of a river. Some are boarding a boat. Burning cabins in background.

Date Made: 1871

Maker: unknown

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: World

Subject: HorsesLivestockArchitecture, Domestic BuildingsMarriageChildrenFire FightingDepicted: Horseback Riding


See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Clothing & Accessories, Art, Peters Prints, Domestic Furnishings


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2407Catalog Number: 60.2407Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: image: 17 in x 23 1/4 in; 43.18 cm x 59.055 cmoverall: 21 1/2 in x 27 1/2 in; 54.61 cm x 69.85 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2418-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_324736

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