Return to search

Painting- "The 8th Minn. Infantry

Collections items are not for sale. A photo reproduction can be purchased.

Titles Painting- "The 8th Minn. Infantry (Mounted) in the Battle of Ta-Ha-Kouty" (Formal Title)
Description Battle scene at Kildeer Mountain, North Dakota. United States troops and their horses in the foreground; a line of soldiers on foot seen from the rear in the distance; mounted Dakota Indians ride past at center. Dakota encampment and mountains in the background.
Quantity 1 painting
Format Content Category: paintings
Medium/Materials: oil
Colorization: color
Physical Support: canvas
Measurements 78 1/2 inches height (canvas)
108 inches width (canvas)
1 1/2 inches depth (canvas)
91 1/2 inches height (frame)
120 3/4 inches width (frame)
2 1/2 inches depth (frame)
4 1/2 inches depth (frame and canvas)
Nomenclature painting (visual work)
Creation Painter: Boeckmann, Carl Ludwig
Subjects Dakota Indians. Wars, 1862-1865.
Killdeer Mountain, Battle of.
Arts & Crafts. Drawings, Paintings & Prints
Dates Creation: Approximately 1910
Content: Approximately 1910
Notes Originally painted for the Minnesota State Capitol. Title is from plaque on frame.

Holding Type Art
Identifiers AV1990.32.34 (Accession Number)
59026 (Negative Number)

User Comments

  • Queen on January 2, 2019 02:09:16 PM
    I think that this page need actual information. Just a friendly suggestion. Not trying to be mean.

How Can We Help?

Know Something We Don't?

Please comment below if you are able to:

  • provide any additional information that will help us better understand or interpret these items
  • provide information that clarifies historical context of the item
  • report an error in the description


Name and Comment will be displayed publicly.

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)

I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.