Jacques Francais Rare Violins, Inc. Photographic Archive and Busines Records, 1844-1998
Francais, Jacques 1923-2004
Hermann, Emil 1888-1968
33.3 cu. ft. : 95 boxes
Luthier and violin expert.
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.
[title and date of item], The Jacques Français 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