This is not an all inclusive but I would like it to be more so. Please send suggestions. They cannot be commerce sites and should not be individuals’ web sites.
Spanish Colonial Art Museum

Addison Gallery of American Art

African_American Art on the Internet

The American West

Native American Home Pages

Amon Carter Museum

Archives of American Art, Washington DC
Primary Source:

Library of Congress Images follow links embedded in article Matthew Brady Civil War Photographs and bio

National American Indian Museum and maps

Hirshhorn Museum

Art in Context Center for Communications (Artists Directory)


Brooklyn Museum
Arts of the Americas
American Art
Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art

Butler Institute of American Art

Corcoran Gallery of Art
American Collection

Freer Gallery

Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan
to locate Indigineous Americans, African American Art or the collection of additional American art use the search

Dia Center for the Arts, NY has a list of many American artists site works web based art

Electronic Arts Intermix list of electronic artists

Legion of Honor/ De Young Museums in SF
search American paintings, American sculpture, American decorative works, art of the Americas

Guggenheim many American artists

Japanese American National Museum

Winterthur Museum
quilt collections online period tours Traveling exhibtion

Los Angeles Museum of Art LACMA;dept=american caifornia art;dept=contemp;method=artist contemporary artists

Museum of American Folk Art, NY

MOCA in LA digital gallery, many American artists browse collection by classification or date

Museum of Fine Arts Boston american art native north American art american paintings contempory, many American
contemporary highlights

moma, ny
collection online

Museum of the City of New York collections of American Artcatalogue 1800-1900
catalogue 1900-2000

Oregon trail

National Gallery of Art, Washington DC

National Portrait gallery

Native American Indian Art pueblo, navaho, zuni artists

Native American Museums


New York State Historical Association

Native American

folk art collection

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Charles Wilson Peale
All works – American

Phillips Collection
Artists Links at the Phillips


Smithsonian Collections of American Art

Terra Museum of American Art, Chicago*&module=objects&profile=objects artists list*&module=objects&profile=objects

images with artist names

Huntington Museum, Pasadena

Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, ct

Walker Art Museum

Whitney Museum of American Art

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City

Yale Art Gallery