|War on the Frontier
|FES Title:||War on the Frontier Chap 20. Bands of savages were marauding the settlements.|
|Alternate Titles:||The Borderland (1926, 1927)|
|Size:||36″H x 30″W|
|Published:|| Madison, Lucy Foster. Washington. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1925: 126.
caption: Panic Reigned on the Frontier. Bands of Savages Were Marauding the Settlements.
______. New York: The Hampton Publishing Company, 1925: 126.
Chambers, Robert W. The Little Red Foot. New York: Grosset and Dunlap, c. 1921: cover.
Grey, Zane. The Last Trail. New York, Grosset & Dunlap, c.1909: dust jacket.
______. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Great Western Edition, c. 1909: dust jacket.
|Inscription:||ll: Frank E. Schoonover / ’24|
|Exhibitions:||1926 WSFA; 1927 Albright|
|Commentary:|| According to a note written by Schoonover’s student and illustrator, Walter Stewart, this painting “was bought by the Wilmington Furniture Co. in the 1930’s [and] hung on landing of stairs to 2nd floor.” Its whereabouts thereafter is unknown. (correspondence)
This illustration was used by the Schoonovers as the image for one of their Christmas cards.
|Provenance:||Sold by artist to Wilmington Furniture Company, Wilmington, Delaware (November 1930); not known|