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Manufactured by:
Hammond Suzuki USA, Inc., American, founded 1934  Search this
Trek II Products, Inc., American  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, wood, metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 40 x 50 x 30 in. (101.6 x 127 x 76.2 cm)
Type:
electronic organs
musical instruments
Place made:
Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Description:
A Hammond B-3 electric organ. The organ is covered in black vinyl and trimmed with silver roping. Stitched on the back of the organ in red vinyl and brass colored metal rivets is "God ~ father." The organ has two keyboards with both preset and manual keys, a folding top and a single foot pedal. Electrical outlets are on the back of the organ at its base.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.1.1abc
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.1.1abc