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American Landmark Baby Onesie featuring the painting Bleeding Kansas - A Life And Nation Changing Event by Mary Ellen Anderson




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Bleeding Kansas - A Life And Nation Changing Event Baby Onesie






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Our baby onesies are made from 100% pre-shrunk cotton and are available in five different sizes.   All baby onesies are machine washable.

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Fascinating work! Stopped by to see some of your work & to welcome you to Book Covers 1 per day! lf

Great image and story, too!.........L.

Thank you to the buyer from W Hartford, CT.

Thank you Julie for featuring this in 'Impressionists of the 21st Century'.

Thank you, Lisa. I appreciate you featuring this piece in the group "In the Mood".

Most excellent work and description! L/F

What a story and so much detail! Wonderful work Mary Ellen. We added our Like! Celebrate life, Debra and Dave

Thank you Debra and Dave. All my best.

Like it, great colors

Thank you, Charlie.

Thank you Darren for featuring this in 'Waiting Room Art'.

Thank you Darren for featuring this in 'Greeting Cards for All Occasions'.

Thank you Nick, for featuring this in "Clouds Always the same but never the same".

Thank you David for featuring this in "ABC Group - H - Horse.

Nikolyn, I'll have to look up how old David was when married. Things moved a lot slower back then. This was a really fun project as you can't help but be amazed at how important your roots are to who you are. And the luck that you got here at all.

thank you, AJ for featuring this in "Painted Landscapes".

So your ancestor was only 12 years old when he married? What an incredible story to have in your family history. Beautiful painting depicting the historical events. Thanks for sharing the 'back story' on this one in the "Post a picture and tell a story about it" thread.

Thank you, David.

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Baby Onesie Reviews (50)

Average Rating (4.68 Stars):

August 29th, 2018

My great grand daughter should be wearing this in the next 2 months. She was born last Friday. I am going to enjoy her new wardrobe. Happy grandpa

August 6th, 2018

Loved this onesie. Actually loved it so much I contacted the designer and had a special request to see if he could change the color of the FJ40 to match a friend of mines actual truck and he was more than willing to do it. So I ordered another onesie.

July 31st, 2018

Please send a size small instead of medium, and send a note saying, “Congratulations! Love, Uncle Joe & Aunt Diane

July 20th, 2018

Great quality

July 4th, 2018

Thank you for the quick shipping. This is adorable.

July 2nd, 2018

It's nice. I am happy with it. Thanks!

Artist's Description

This painting is inspired from the oral history that has been passed down in my family of my ancestor's eyewitness account of Quantrill's Raid on Lawrence, Kansas during the American Civil War. I have endeavored to be as geographically and historically accurate as possible, while still taking the necessary artistic license to tell the story. At dawn on August 21, 1863, 12 year old David Anderson's life and world changed forever when war came to his home, just outside of Lawrence, Kansas. Although too young to fight in the guerrilla war that became known as "Bleeding Kansas", David was drafted by the local freight man to take over his delivery route, so that the driver could fight in this war of neighbor against neighbor. Leaving his childhood behind, David climbed into the freight wagon and in an actual 'rites of passage' successfully delivered his cargo to Salt Lake City, Utah. This triumphant arrival occurred just as the local Methodists minister's daughter was crossing the stree...

About Mary Ellen Anderson

MEA Fine Art is a group of fine artists whose original work was previously only available in museums, and fine art galleries and collections. With the advent of digitizing and printing technologies, collecting fine art has never been so affordable and versatile. MEA Fine Art offers original fine art, prints, and designer merchandise in many themes and disciplines. There are galleries for animal lovers, gardeners, outdoor enthusiast, rural and city landscapes, and much more. We are licensed artists for the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas; where our physical gallery is located. Artists are available for commissions. Copyright © 2015 Mary Ellen Anderson. All Rights, to all my Paintings, are Copyright protected. The purchase...

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