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Creators:
Everett Piano Company
Hammacher, Schlemmer & Company
Chickering & Sons Piano Company
Pratt, Read and Company
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Dates:
ca. 1903-1955.
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 1 oversized folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0511
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Advertisements, catalogs, repair manuals, union materials, and technical drawings related to pianos and piano tuning (companies and organizations listed below). While providing a window into a profession that spans both science and music, this collection contains information concerning economic changes, advertising, trade associations, and technical advances.

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Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Krause, Bernie
Deutsch, Herbert
Hemsath, Bill
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Dates:
1996-2000
Size:
1 Cubic foot (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0640
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of over thirty hours of 7" open reel-to-reel master tapes, compact discs (DVDs), and transcripts for oral histories documenting the invention and development of the analogue music synthesizer.

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Creators:
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993
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item
Size:
1 Item (2-1/2" x 2-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0979
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Subject apparently is seated on a train. Photographer unidentified. Commercially processed snapshot print with deckled edges.

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Creators:
Carter, Benny, 1907-2003
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (unmounted, Silver gelatin on paper., 3-1/2" x 5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0757
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
circa 1860-1900
Size:
3 Prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-33
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of studio portraits of Jamaican musicians. It includes two photographs by A. Duperly & Sons studio depicting members of the West Indian Regiment band in the Zouave uniform, as well as one photograph of a Jamaican man holding a violin.

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Creators:
Williams, Claude, 1908-2004
Dates:
ca. 1970s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (unmounted, Silver gelatin on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0909
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (2-1/4" x 2-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0979
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Gillespie, wearing his beret, stands in front of a store window. Blue lines on the left portion of the photo. Photographer unidentified.

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Creators:
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993
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item
Size:
1 Item (3-1/2" x 2-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0979
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 4-1/2" x 3-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0979
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Gillespie, Dizzy, 1917-1993
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item
Size:
1 Item (2-1/2" x 2-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0979
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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