Lecture: San Antonio c. 1848

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Presented by McNay Art Museum at McNay Art Museum, San Antonio TX

Jan 25 2018
Lecture: San Antonio c. 1848

When Army Captain Seth Eastman started down the Mississippi, Texas had been a state for only two years. His sketchbook in hand, Eastman made meticulous drawings of his journey from Fort Snelling, Minnesota, to New Orleans, and then to San Antonio and the Hill Country.

 

Cultural Historian Claudia Guerra, from the City of San Antonio’s Office of Historic Preservation discusses the importance of primary sources like Eastman’s sketches, and their role in preserving historic structures and

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