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Seth Eastman

 (1808 - 1875)
Seth Eastman was active/lived in District Of Columbia, Maine.  Seth Eastman is known for genre-Indian, topography, portrait.

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Seth Eastman


Born in Brunswick, Maine, Seth Eastman, who became Brigadier General Seth Eastman, was a mid-19th century painter, topographer and draftsman, whose name remains famous for his depictions of United States military posts, western landscapes, and Indian life.  Seventeen of his paintings of historic forts are in the collection of the United States Capitol, and include Fort Defiance, Arizona; Fort Rice in North Dakota, Fort Knox in Maine, Fort Snelling in Minnesota and Fort Sumter in South Carolina.  He also had a military career as military governor of Cincinnati and post commander in New York, Kentucky, and Pennsylvania.

He graduated in 1929 from West Point Military Academy and that same year, with the First Infantr  ...  Displaying 750 of 7992 characters.



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About  Seth Eastman

Born:  1808 - Brunswick, Maine
Died:   1875 - Washington, D.C.
Known for:  genre-Indian, topography, portrait