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American Progress by John Gast. List 10 things you observe in the painting. What does Gast’s painting suggest about how whites defined “progress” in the West?. What are some of the technological symbols used to convey the advance of “civilization” in the West?.

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American progress by john gast

American Progressby John Gast


List 10 things you observe in the painting

List 10 things you observe in the painting.


What does gast s painting suggest about how whites defined progress in the west

What does Gast’s painting suggest about how whites defined “progress” in the West?


What are some of the technological symbols used to convey the advance of civilization in the west

What are some of the technological symbols used to convey the advance of “civilization” in the West?


Why do you think gast chose a woman as his symbol for westward expansionism

Why do you think Gast chose a woman as his symbol for westward expansionism?


What are some of the attitudes toward indians and the environment expressed by gast

What are some of the attitudes toward Indians and the environment expressed by Gast?


What is manifest destiny and how is it portrayed in the gast painting

What is Manifest Destiny and how is it portrayed in the Gast Painting?


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