by John Bachman
John Bachman resided in Charleston, South Carolina. He was a naturalist, pastor, and one of Audubon’s best friends. Bachman assisted Audubon and Audubon’s son, John Woodhouse, on The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America publication, a project to document all mammals in America.
by John James Audubon
Natawista Culbertson, an Indian princess, hosted Audubon and his son during their stay at Fort Union. This painting is believed to be one of Audubon’s last oil portraits. Audubon began to lose his eyesight shortly thereafter and could no longer paint.