Calendar of Events

Humanities for Everyone

Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Natural Icons and National Identity: Frederic Church’s Landscapes

May 1, 2019
7:00 pm

Ilsley Public Library
Image of painting of Niagara Falls

Frederic Church painted landscapes of distinctive American features, including Natural Bridge in Virginia and Niagara Falls in New York. Eleanor Jones Harvey, senior curator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, explores how and why we used these American landscapes to distinguish the scale and scope of our cultural ambitions.


  • A Friend of the Series

Statewide Underwriters

Underwriter Logos

For more information

“The Civil War and American Art” with Eleanor Jones Harvey (4:12):

Image of the Alma Gibbs Donchain Foundation logoImage of the Windham Foundation logoImage of Vermont Department of Libraries logoImage of Institute of Museum and Library Services logo


Event Category:
Event Tags:


Chris Kirby
(802) 388-4095


Ilsley Public Library
75 Main St
Middlebury, VT 05753 United States
+ Google Map