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Catalog Number X1937.05.12
Title Virginia City
Object Name Print
Artist Gieseker, Marjory
Dimensions H-7.75 W-5.5 inches
Medium Woodcut
Date 1935
Notes This is part of a set of 21 woodblock prints collectively entitled The History of Montana in Woodcut. These were done as a thesis for a degree in applied arts at Montana State College, Bozeman, 1935. Marjory Geiseker Goering created them to illustrate how early pioneers viewed the world and how events would have looked back then.

Street scene. A man drives a wagon in the lower right corner. There are buildings on the left - two of which are identified as "W.G.Pfoute" and "Patton Lambert." Several men stand on the wooden sidewalk in front of the buildings.
Search Terms Virginia City, MT