Painting of Early Fort Worth by Miranda Leonard, 1873

Description:

Painting of an aerial view of Fort Worth in 1873. The painting depicts a town square with an American-flag topped courthouse in the center. Surrounding the courthouse are several buildings, some with fences. Throughout the painting are people, buggies, covered wagons and trees. On the right side of the frame is a sloping hill.

Creator(s): Miranda Leonard
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 1873  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 537
Past 30 days: 10
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Creator (Artist):
Miranda Leonard

Fort Worth, 1873

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1873
  • Digitized: May 6, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
The Cattle Boom, 1865-1890
Date
1873  
Description:

Painting of an aerial view of Fort Worth in 1873. The painting depicts a town square with an American-flag topped courthouse in the center. Surrounding the courthouse are several buildings, some with fences. Throughout the painting are people, buggies, covered wagons and trees. On the right side of the frame is a sloping hill.

Physical Description:

One painting reproduction, b&w: 16.0 in. X 12.0 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Town Squares | Squares | Flags | American Flags | Buggies | Wagons | Covered Wagons | Fences | Illustrations
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-5-20-6
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth41400
Resource Type: Artwork
Format: Image