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The frontier spirit and progress

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Published by Nelson-Hall in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Modern -- 1950-,
  • Mass media.,
  • Progress.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFrank H. Tucker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB430 .T82
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 371 p. ;
    Number of Pages371
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4417616M
    ISBN 100882293761
    LC Control Number79021704
    OCLC/WorldCa5497230


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tucker, Frank Hammond, Frontier spirit and progress. Chicago: Nelson-Hall, © (OCoLC) The above painting by John Gast is a famous depiction of 'Columbia' as the female personification of America, bringing enlightenment and progress from the already enlightened east to the still darkened west.

Enlightenment is represented by the book she holds in her right hand, and progress and civilisation by the telegraph wire she holds in her left.

English: This painting shows "Manifest Destiny" (the belief that the United States should expand from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean.

In artist John Gast painted a popular scene of people moving west that captured the view of Americans at the time. Called "Spirit of the Frontier" and widely distributed as an engraving portrayed settlers moving west, guided and protected by.

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TITLE American Progress ARTIST John Gast PERIOD/PLACE OF IMAGE 19th Century Brooklyn, NY America MEDIUM Painting: oil MEASUREMENT 12 ¾” x 16 ¾” DATE COUNTRY/SITE USA LOCATION Museum of the American West, Griffith Park, LA no. Library of Congress Control no. SUMMARY The spirit of America heads Westward File Size: KB.

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(shelved 1 time as frontier-fiction) avg rating — 38, ratings — published Frederick Jackson Turner, American historian known for the ‘frontier thesis,’ which held that the American character was decisively shaped by conditions on the frontier, the settling of which engendered such traits as self-reliance, individualism, inventiveness, restless energy, mobility, materialism, and optimism.

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The American frontier is sharply distinguished from the European frontier—a fortified boundary line running through dense populations. The most significant thing about the American frontier is, that it lies at the hither edge of free land.

In the census reports it is treated as the margin of that settlement which has a density of two or more. The second, Progress Lighting the Way for Commerce, also a gilded weather vane, was made for Montgomery Ward’s Michigan Avenue Tower Building in The third and final reincarnation was created for the Montgomery Ward Administration Building on Chicago Avenue in and christened The Spirit of Progress.

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