Powell's De Soto and United States History

Endnotes

Original Conception: John Dyer
First Extension: Eric J. Gislason


Images of William H. Powell's 12' x 18' Discovery of the Mississippi A.D. 1541 from the Architect of the Capitol's Art in the United States Capitol, Washington: US Printing Office, 1978. Purchased by Congress and placed in the Rotunda on February 16, 1855.

Map of DeSoto's journey from Albornoz, Miguel. Hernando DeSoto, Knight of the Americas. New York: Franklin Watts, 1986. Inside cover.

Richard Caton Woodville's Old '76 and Young '48 from The West As America William Truettner, Ed. Washington: Smithsonian, 1991. 109.

John Trumbull's The Death of General Warren at the Battle of Bunker Hill and The Death of General Montgomery in the Attack on Quebec from Cooper, Helen. John Trumbull, Hand an Spirit of a Painter. New Haven: Yale UP. 1982. 36.

Jacques-Louis David's The Oath of the Horatti and John Singleton Copley's The Death of the Earl of Chatham from Cooper, Helen. John Trumbull, Hand and Spirit of a Painter. New Haven: Yale UP. 1982. 28 and 33.


1. Abbot, John S. C. Ferdinand DeSoto, The Discoverer of the Mississippi. 1873. Pref.
2. Fryd, Vivien Green. Art & Empire. New Haven: Yale UP, 1992. 59.
3. Fryd, Vivien Green. Art & Empire. New Haven: Yale UP, 1992. 568.
4. Putnam's Monthly 3. (January 1854): 117.
5. Putnam's Monthly 3. (January 1854): 120.
6. Putnam's Monthly 3. (January 1854): 118-119.
7. Fryd, Vivien Green. Art & Empire. New Haven: Yale UP, 1992. 225n63.
8. Putnam's Monthly 3. (January 1854): 120.
9. Congressional Globe. 29th Congress, 2nd Session. March 2, 1847. 56-58.
10. John Trumbull The Hand and Spirit of a Painter. Helen A Cooper, Ed. New Haven: Yale UP, 1982. 32.
11. John Trumbull The Hand and Spirit of a Painter. Helen A Cooper, Ed. New Haven: Yale UP, 1982. 80.
12. John Trumbull The Hand and Spirit of a Painter. Helen A Cooper, Ed. New Haven: Yale UP, 1982. 271.
13. Gerdts, William H. "The Duesseldorf Connection." Grand Illusions. Forth Worth: Amon Carter Museum, 1988. 154-155.
14. The West As America. William Truettner, Ed. Washington: Simthsonian, 1991. 109.
15. Johannsen, Robert. To The Halls of the Montezumas. New York: Oxford UP, 1985. 212-213.
16. The West As America. William Truettner, Ed. Washington: Simthsonian, 1991. 110.