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Why do you think most of the ne buildings constructed during the Jacksonian era were modeled after Greek and Roman styles?
They did this because the Greek and Roman styles contained some of the same ideals (democracy) as the new American nation. (We wanted to be different)
George Caleb Bingham
painted the most famous painting, Fur Traders Descending the Missouri
Why did some leaders call for a new architectural style after the American Revolution?
They did this because the Greek and Roman styles contained some of the same indeals as the new American nation. (We wanted to be diferent)
Hudson River School
Group of American artistis in the mid-1800's who painted beautiful pictures of the American landscape
Thomas Cole
the leader of a group who immigrated to the United States from Britain in 1819
Washington Irving
One of the First American writer's to gain international fame/ wrote about history in a humorous way using satire
James Fennimore Cooper
best known writer who was born to a wealthy New Jersey family in 1789 (Last Moheiken Story)
Catharine Maria Sedgwick
wrote historical, she created intresting heroines