Dustan Covering the Retreat of His Seven Children

Dustan Covering the Retreat of His Seven Children

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Description (Brief)
Colored print of a man with a rifle on horseback shooting at a band of Indians at left. At right, his seven children retreat into a log cabin as another man guards them with a rifle. A burning house is visible on the horizon.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
date made
1851
lithographer
Nagel & Weingaertner
artist
Fasel, George Wilhelm
publisher
Seitz, Emil
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 11 in x 15 in; 27.94 cm x 38.1 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2421
catalog number
60.2421
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Horses
Colonial Life
Costume
Chronology: 1850-1859
Marriage
Children
Indians
Native Americans
Firearms
Architecture, Domestic Buildings
Horseback Riding
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Art
Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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