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This sketch by Theodore R. Davis shows families crossing the plains in covered wagons. They appear to be stopped for the night and content in the wagons is visible. It was copied from "Harper's Weekly," 1869.
Creator: Theodore R. Davis
Item Number: 208410
Call Number: He.56 Wag.Cov .1869 *2
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 208410
Agriculture - Livestock - Horses
Collections - Photograph
Date - 1861-1869 - 1869
Home and Family - Children
Home and Family - Daily life - Settlement
Home and Family - Families
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Magazine - Illustrations
People - Women
Type of Material - Printed materials - Magazines - Harper's Weekly
Type of Material - Printed materials - Magazines - Illustrations