Underground Railroad (sketch for mural, Dolgeville, New York, Post Office)

  • James Michael Newell, Underground Railroad (sketch for mural, Dolgeville, New York, Post Office), 1940, ink, pencil, watercolor, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1980.56.17

Title
Underground Railroad (sketch for mural, Dolgeville, New York, Post Office)
Artists
Date
1940
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
image: 3 1/2 x 7 3/8 in. (8.8 x 18.7 cm)
sheet: 13 x 11 in. (33.0 x 28.0 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Landscape – New York – Dolgeville
  • State of being – evil – danger
  • History – United States – Black History
Object Number
1980.56.17
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