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In this pamphlet, Kansas artist John Stuart Curry describes murals he created for the Kansas State Capitol building in Topeka, Kansas, include the "Tragic Prelude" featuring John Brown.
Creator: Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946
Date: Between 1940 and 1942
Item Number: 220897
Call Number: SP 725.11 K13 Pam. V.1 no.4
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 220897
Built Environment - Function - Government - Capitol
Built Environment - Function - Recreation and Culture - Work of Art
Business and Industry - Occupations/Professions - Artists
Collections - Library
Community Life - Arts and Entertainment - Art - Artists
Community Life - Arts and Entertainment - Art - Painting
Community Life - Arts and Entertainment - Monuments and Memorials - Murals
Date - 1940s
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Original Art - Painting
People - Notable Kansans - Brown, John, 1800-1859
People - Notable Kansans - Curry, John Steuart, (1897-1946)
Places - Cities and towns - Topeka
Places - Counties - Shawnee
Thematic Time Period - Great Depression and Dust Bowl, 1929 - 1941
Type of Material - Art objects - Original art