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Artist
creator QS:P170,Q2090482
Title
Fort Laramie
Description
English: Founded by William Sublette and Robert Campbell, Fort Laramie lay at the crossroads of an old north-south Indian trail and what became known as the Oregon Trail. Called Fort Laramie because of the nearby Laramie Mountains and the Laramie Fork of the North Platte River, the post was approximately 150 feet square, according to Miller, with bastions at the diagonal corners. Miller's paintings are the only known visual records of the fort, because the original fort was torn down in 1840 before any other artist had traveled the Oregon Trail; it was replaced with another structure, located perhaps on the same site in 1841.
Date between 1858 and 1860
date QS:P571,+1850-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P1319,+1858-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1860-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium watercolor on paper
medium QS:P186,Q22915256;P186,Q11472,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 21.6 cm (8.5 ″); Width: 30 cm (11.8 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,21.6U174728;P2049,30U174728
institution QS:P195,Q210081
Accession number
37.1940.49
Place of creation USA
Object history
Exhibition history
  • Alfred Jacob Miller: An Artist on the Oregon Trail, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, , The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore, , Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Commons-logo.svg
  • Alfred Jacob Miller: Watercolors and Drawings. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1984.
  • Alfred Jacob Miller: Maryland and the West. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore; Frostburg State University, Frostburg; Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington, Rockville; Washington College, Chestertown. 1988.
Credit line Commissioned by William T. Walters, 1858-1860
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