Image courtesy Yale University Art Gallery | Licence: Public Domain
Image courtesy Yale University Art Gallery | Licence: Public Domain

Awaiting the Return of Mr. Tinkham

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From the Collection

Description

Medium: Watercolor with graphite underdrawing

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Image Credit

Image courtesy Yale University Art Gallery

From the Watercolour World

Location

Missoula County, Montana, USA

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Tww Comment

John Mix Stanley accompanied Isaac I. Stevens on his exploration of the Pacific Northwest to find a viable rail route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Stevens surveyed the 47th and 49th parallels - the northernmost route, which took them through Montana, Idaho and Washington.