The Lost Panoramas of the Mississippi

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Alton, Illinois, 126-27, 156
American Bottoms, 61
Assinnaboin's Bar, 34
Baileys's Landing; see Cap au Gris
Banvard, Edith, confirms date of father's birth, 178
Banvard, John: presents panoramas of Venice, Jerusalem, and St. Louis in St. Louis, 12-13, 22-23; early attempts at painting, 18-20; early life in West discussed, 18-23, 50-52, 178- 79; paints Mississippi panorama, 23- 28; machinery of his panorama described, 28, 43, 179; his Mississippi panorama described, 28-36, 39-40, 41, 43-44, 180; his panorama praised, 28, 39-41, 180; shows panorama first in Louisville, 36-39; exhibits in Boston, 39-40, 180, 181; in New York, 40, 181; in Washington, 40; in Europe, 40-46, 181; claims to have originated idea of Mississippi panorama, 47; rivalry with Smith, 47-49, 182; length of its panorama discussed, 48, 57, 165, 166, 167, 180; his work scorned by Smith, 48-49, 182; his panorama first on exhibition, 48, 52; ultimate fate of panorama, 162; artistic merit of panorama, 163; his poem about White Fawn mentioned, 195
Barlow, Joel, 2
Barnett, George, I., 120, 192; praises Lewis, 137-39
Bates, John, his share in Lewis' panorama, 88-89, 194
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 64, 135, 180
Bayley's Island, 61
Bayou Sara, Louisiana, 64, 135, 180
Bellevue, Iowa, 109-10, 155, 191
" Ben Sherrod," burning of, 64, 183
Bidamon, Emma ( Joseph Smith's widow), 114, 191
Black Hawk Hills, 58
Bloody Island (near St. Louis), 31, 61, 156, 180
Bloomington (now Muscatine), Iowa, 58, 112-12, 155
Blue River Island, 36
Bluffs of Selma, Missouri, 54, 180
Brick Kilns Bluffs, 35-36
Brown's Falls; see Minnehaha Falls
Buckingham, J. S., commends Banvard's panorama, 46
Burlington, Iowa, 58, 113, 155
Cairo, Illinois, 62, 135, 154, 169, 180
Caldwell, J. A., 49
Camanche, Iowa, 155
Canton, Missouri, 116
Cantrell Church, Louisiana, 65

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