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Across the Continent – "Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way"

Artist: Frances Flora Bond Palmer (American (born England), Leicester 1812–1876)
Lithographer: On stone by James Merritt Ives (American, New York 1824–1895 New York)
Publisher: Currier & Ives (American, active New York, 1857–1907)
Date: 1868
Medium: Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions: image: 17 3/4 x 27 1/4 in. (45.1 x 69.2 cm)
Classification: Prints
Credit Line: Gift of George S. Amory, in memory of his wife, Renée Carhart Amory, 1966
Accession Number: 66.738.23

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