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Fort Kearney

Grant Wood's 1930 painting American Gothic is one of the most recognisable artworks of the twentieth century. Lydia Bauman examines the real life inspirations behind this iconic depiction of rural life in America.

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Fort Kearny State Historical Park History

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7 Sept 2021

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