A Frontier Home.
19th c American Documentary Photography
(c. 1500 - present)
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Albumen silver print
Great Plains. United States.
New York. Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The U.S. Homestead Act of 1862 provided that any citizen could apply for ownership of 160 acres of unappropriated public land. This is a view of a typical homestead on the Great Plains.