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The Attack on an Emigrant Train

Accession Number
1895.80

Title
The Attack on an Emigrant Train

Artist(s)
Charles Ferdinand Wimar

Object Creation Date
1856

Medium & Support
oil on canvas

Dimensions
55 1/16 in x 79 1/16 in (139.86 cm x 200.82 cm);64 ¼ in x 88 in x 3 ½ in (163.19 cm x 223.52 cm x 8.89 cm)

Credit Line
Bequest of Henry C. Lewis

Primary Object Classification
Painting

Primary Object Type
genre

Collection Area
Western

Rights
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Keywords
American (North American)
Native American
United States
arrows
axe
axes (tools)
axes (weapons)
battle
battles
bows (weapons)
fighting
fights
horses
horses (equipment)
pioneers
prairies
rifle
rifles (long guns)
small arms
sunset
tomahawks (weapons)
wagons (cargo vehicles)

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