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Jacques Francais Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Busines Records, 1844-1998

view Jacques Francais Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Busines Records, 1844-1998 digital asset number 1
Donor:
Francais, Jacques 1923-2004
Creator:
Hermann, Emil 1888-1968
Physical description:
33.3 cu. ft. : 95 boxes
Type:
Certificates
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Date:
1844
1844-1998
20th century
Notes:
Luthier and violin expert.
Summary:
Negatives and photoprints, certificates, appraisal documents, bills of sale, and other documents relating to Francais's career as a dealer, authenticator, and restorer of stringed instruments. Also includes the records of another stringed instrument dealer, Emil Hermann, whose business Francais took over.
Cite as:
[title and date of item], The Jacques Franc╠žais Rare Violins, Inc. Archive and Business Records, 1844-1998, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, box number X, folder number XX, digital file number XXXXXXXX
Topic:
Appraisals
Stringed instruments
Musical instruments
Violin
Local number:
2004.3076 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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