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Catalog Number X1912.08.05
Title LAST CHANCE
Object Name Painting
Artist DeCamp, Ralph E. (1858-1936)
Dimensions H-42 W-83 inches
Medium Oil on canvas
Date 1911
Notes This mural depicts hydraulic gold mining set against the backdrop of Mount Helena. The title refers to Helena's original name, "Last Chance Gulch." This mural is one of six commissioned for the new law library when the east wing of the capitol was constructed 1909-1912.
Search Terms Capitol Collection
Art
Landscape
Helena, MT
Mining