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Our Pioneer Heroes and Their Daring Deeds

Our Pioneer Heroes and Their Daring Deeds
Artist
Henry F. Farny, 1847 - 1916
Armand Welcker, active c. 1887
Printer
Scammell & Company
Sitter
John Smith, 1579/80 - Jun 1631
Sitting Bull, c. 1831 - 15 Dec 1890
Daniel Boone, 11 Feb 1734 - 26 Sep 1820
Christopher Houston Carson, 24 Dec 1809 - 23 May 1868
John Burwell Omohundro, 1846 - 1880
William Frederick Cody, 26 Feb 1846 - 10 Jan 1917
James Butler Hickok, 27 May 1837 - 2 Aug 1876
Robert Cavelier Lasale, 1643 - 1687
Geronimo, c. 1823 - 17 Feb 1909
Lewis Wetzel, 1764 - 1808
Date
1887
Type
Print
Medium
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions
Image: 70 × 34 cm (27 9/16 × 13 3/8")
Sheet: 73 × 36.8 cm (28 3/4 × 14 1/2")
Topic
Weapon\Gun
Weapon\Sword
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse
Costume\Dress Accessory\Feather
Daniel Boone: Male
Daniel Boone: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia
Daniel Boone: Law and Law Enforcement\Police\Sheriff
Daniel Boone: Natural Resources\Pioneer
Daniel Boone: Natural Resources\Pioneer\Frontiersman
Christopher Houston Carson: Male
Christopher Houston Carson: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel
Christopher Houston Carson: Military\Soldier
Christopher Houston Carson: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant\Trader\Fur trader
Christopher Houston Carson: Natural Resources\Scout
Christopher Houston Carson: Natural Resources\Guide
Christopher Houston Carson: Politics and Government\Government Official\Indian agent
Christopher Houston Carson: Natural Resources\Hunter
Christopher Houston Carson: Natural Resources\Trapper
John Burwell Omohundro: Male
William Frederick Cody: Male
William Frederick Cody: Natural Resources\Pioneer\Frontiersman
William Frederick Cody: Military\Scout
William Frederick Cody: Performing Arts\Performer\Showman
William Frederick Cody: Natural Resources\Hunter
James Butler Hickok: Male
James Butler Hickok: Military\Spy
James Butler Hickok: Military\Scout
James Butler Hickok: Military\Soldier\Civil War\Union
James Butler Hickok: Law and Law Enforcement\Marshal
Robert Cavelier Lasale: Male
Lewis Wetzel: Male
John Smith: Male
John Smith: Literature\Writer
John Smith: Natural Resources\Explorer
John Smith: Science and Technology\Scientist\Cartographer
John Smith: Natural Resources\Pioneer\Colonizer
Geronimo: Male
Geronimo: Native American\Warrior
Geronimo: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer
Geronimo: Native American\Leader
Sitting Bull: Male
Sitting Bull: Native American\Warrior
Sitting Bull: Native American\Leader\Chief
Sitting Bull: Native American\Medicine man
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.89.10
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery