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The romantic horizon

Author: William H GoetzmannDavid KennardTom WeidlingerJames WhitmoreKERA Dallas/Ft. Worth (Television station)All authors
Publisher: Dallas, TX : KERA-Dallas/Fort Worth/Denton ; Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2005.
Series: West of the imagination (Television program)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This series, The West of the Imagination, focuses on the illustrators, painters, and photographers of the American West, offering a stunning overview of their histories, actions, and especially their images. These artists created many Wests, underscoring the importance of the myth of the West in American history. Out of the awesome Western landscape and historic experience, the West lives on in the hearts of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Art
In art
Named Person: George Catlin; Karl Bodmer; Alfred Jacob Miller; Karl Bodmer; George Catlin; Alfred Jacob Miller
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: William H Goetzmann; David Kennard; Tom Weidlinger; James Whitmore; KERA Dallas/Ft. Worth (Television station); Independent Communications Associates.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
ISBN: 9781421305400 1421305402
OCLC Number: 60644137
Notes: Originally produced in 1986.
Credits: Cinematography, Hilyard J. Brown ; senior film editor, Sandra Ostertag ; original music, Stephen Montague ; research, Melissa Totten.
Performer(s): Narrated by James Whitmore; actors, Michael O'Guinne, Douglas Wing, Jimmy Higgins, Charles Antalosky, Richard Buckley, Eric Forsythe.
Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R.
Series Title: West of the imagination (Television program)
Responsibility: created by William H. Goetzmann ; executive producer, David Kennard ; produced and directed by Tom Weidlinger ; written by Tom Weidlinger and William H. Goetzmann ; produced by KERA-Dallas/Fort Worth/Denton in association with Independent Communications Associates.

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This series, The West of the Imagination, focuses on the illustrators, painters, and photographers of the American West, offering a stunning overview of their histories, actions, and especially their images. These artists created many Wests, underscoring the importance of the myth of the West in American history. Out of the awesome Western landscape and historic experience, the West lives on in the hearts of Americans. In the first installment, The Romantic Horizon, viewers follow the path of Lewis and Clark, revealing the new lands through the eyes of artist-explorers George Catlin, Karl Bodmer, and Alfred Jacob Miller. Canvas and notebook in hand, they scoured the wilderness and returned East with the first glimpses of the frontier that would soon capture the world's imagination.

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