Caption: "Redbank, N.J. - The Suneagle Golf Club has a herd of sheep to mow their fairway, and Seymour Dunn, pro, dressed in kilts plays bagpipes to herd the sheep as they mow the grass, thus saving the use of a mechanical mower."
Caption: "New York City. - Photo shows:- The ukelele, property of Chicago Petty Officer R.W. Konter, which flew over the North Pole on the Byrd Polar Expedition, bearing the autographs of Commander Byrd, Pilot Bennett, and others of Polar Flight fame."
The materials cover the career of a woman bandmaster with an all women's traveling military band from 1898-1913, with the bulk of the material ca. 1902. Contents include clippings, photographs, programs, sheet music, hand noted music, posters, post cards, advertising fliers, letters, telegram, biographical article announcing candidacy for U.S. Sena...
Cavalry mounted on horseback with musical instruments, shown in line from front, with another mounted figure, probably the conductor, in the foreground. Extensive text on card.
Somewhat coarsely printed photomechanical postcard. No message, no stamp. Card includes note about "Annual Canadian Concert Tours 1936 -- 1937 -- 1938" and endorsement for Buescher Band Instruments manufactured by Carl Fischer, Boston.
The collection documents approximately fifty years of the Hubbard Harpsichord business. The records include correspondence, financial and accounting materials, sales and promotional materials, records, newsletters, dealer files, project files, photographs, research files on European instruments, kit manuals, and design drawings.
Five college coeds in nightgowns, one holding a guitar or ukulele.
Photographs documenting life in Bali and Java. These include images of people, street scenes, agriculture, scenic views, and ancient sites. Many of the lantern slides are copies of prints in the collection and some were hand-colored by Dorothy Rankin.