John Henry Building a Railroad

  • Fred Becker, John Henry Building a Railroad, 1935, wood engraving, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from D.C. Public Library, 1967.72.21

Title
John Henry Building a Railroad
Artist
Date
1935
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
image: 6 184 in. (15.410.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from D.C. Public Library

Mediums Description
wood engraving
Classifications
Keywords
  • Literature – character – John Henry
  • Object – tool – hammer
  • Occupation – industry – railroad
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Figure male – full length
Object Number
1967.72.21
Palette
Linked Open Data
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