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Lyon & Healey

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 23-24
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Harp & Piano Maker

Chicago, Illinois
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Music
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Music / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / SHEET MUSIC PUBLISHERS AND DEALERS, IMPORTERS, MANUFACTURERS AND DEALERS OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, MUSIC BOXES AND OTHER MUSIC MERCHANDISE
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-music-ref735

The steinway, "instrument of the immortals," is quite within reach of the modest income [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Names:
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 16.7" x 17.3".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1930
Scope and Contents:
Contains photographic reproductions of George Gershwin's hands on piano keys, Gershwin seated with music manuscript, and a baby grand piano in a living room.
Arrangement:
In Series ?, Box OS 441, Folder 1929.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000048m (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1930-1940
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 3: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons, pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8460

A civilizing treasure within reach of the modest income. [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Names:
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 22.9" x 16.7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1930
Scope and Contents:
Contains photographic reproductions of Sergei Rachmaninoff's hands on piano keys, Rachmaninoff standing next to a piano, and a baby grand piano in a living room.
Arrangement:
In Series ?, Box OS 441, Folder 1929.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000049m (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1930-1940
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 3: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons, pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8461

Dear Mr. Steinway, [from Louise M. Smith, Jabalpur, India] [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8.5" x 5.7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Place:
India
Date:
1909
Scope and Contents:
Contains photomechanical reproduction of an elephant-drawn wagon with mahouts moving a drawing-room grand piano. Louise Smith was wife of Colonel Stanley Smith.
Arrangement:
In Series ?, Box 181 (Book 354-5), Folder 2.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000050 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
Elephants -- 1900-1910 -- India  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Reproductions
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1900-1910
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8462

Four Undeniable Reasons why a Steinway Piano [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 5.5" x 5.5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1905
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with woman in ancient Greek style dress playing a lyre.
Arrangement:
In Series ?, Box 181 (Book 354-5), Folder 2.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000051 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
Lyre  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1900-1910
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8463

The Steinway Piano ... An Artistic Unity [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 9.5" x 6.1".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1905
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with woman in ancient Greek style dress playing a double flute or diaulos, also a miniature grand and vertegrand piano.
Arrangement:
In Series ?, Box 181 (Book 354-5), Folder 2.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000052 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1900-1910
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8464

Steinway [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 7.9" x 4.4".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1915
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with silhouette of woman sitting on a branch playing a double flute or diaulos.
Arrangement:
In Series ?, Box 182 (Book 356), Folder 1.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000053 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1910-1920
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8465

An American Triumph [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8.7" x 5.8".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1912
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with an upright piano, two women in ancient Greek dress playing a lyre and horn, and lions.
Arrangement:
In Series ?, Box 182 (Book 356), Folder 1.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000054 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1900-1910
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8466

Steinway [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8.5" x 4.8".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1915
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with a family watching daughter play an upright piano.
Arrangement:
In Series ?, Box 182 (Book 356), Folder 1.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000055 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1900-1910
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8467

Steinway / the instrument of the immortals [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Names:
MacDowell, Edward, 1860-1908  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 9.0" x 6.0".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1921
Scope and Contents:
Illustration of Edward MacDowell Composing his "Woodland Sketches" seated under a tree with a log cabin in the background. Artist unknown.
Arrangement:
In Series 2, Box 183, Folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000056 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1900-1910
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8468

Steinway / the instrument of the immortals [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Names:
Blumenschein, Ernest Leonard, 1874-1960  Search this
MacDowell, Edward, 1860-1908  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 11.7" x 7.8".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1922
Scope and Contents:
An interpretation of Edward MacDowell's Indian Suite painted for the Steinway Collection by Ernest Blumenschein.
Arrangement:
In Series 2, Box 183, Folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000057 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1920-1930
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8469

Your Children Should Have the Advantages of Music! [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Weaver Piano Co., Inc.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 11.7" x 7.8".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1922
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with a family - daughter playing piano, son playing vilolin, father seated with newspaper, mother watching from behind chair
Arrangement:
In Series 2, Box 428, Folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000058 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1920-1930
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Weaver Pianos pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8470

Weaver Pianos [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Weaver Piano Co., Inc.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 10.6" x 4.6".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1922
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with minstrel group captioned "I wish I was in Dixie!" and a player piano.
Arrangement:
In Series 2, Box 428, Folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000059 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1920-1930
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Weaver Pianos pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8471

Weaver Pianos [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Weaver Piano Co., Inc.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 10.6" x 4.6".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1922
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with elderly African American man with walking stick captioned "Old Black Joe" and a player piano.
Arrangement:
In Series 2, Box 428, Folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000060 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1920-1930
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Weaver Pianos pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8472

Weaver Pianos [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Weaver Piano Co., Inc.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 10.5" x 4.5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1920
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with a couple in Scottish kilts captioned "Coming through the Rye" and a grand piano.
Arrangement:
In Series 2, Box 428, Folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000061 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1920-1930
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Weaver Pianos pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8473

Weaver Pianos [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Weaver Piano Co., Inc.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 10.6" x 4.5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1920
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with a log cabin captioned "In my old Kentucky home far away -" and an upright piano.
Arrangement:
In Series 2, Box 428, Folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000062 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1920-1930
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Weaver Pianos pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8474

Steinway [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8.5" x 5.7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1915
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with young woman seated at an M style grand piano while looking at young man leaning on the piano. Text says this piano model makes an acceptable bride gift.
Arrangement:
In Series ?, Box 182 (Book 356), Folder 1.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000077 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Gifts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1910-1920
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8489

Steinway / The instrument of the immortals [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 4.6" x 6.8".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1921
Scope and Contents:
Ad text talks about "what a pity" Beethoven wasn't able to play a Steinway piano. It goes on to list the "immortals" that did play a Steinway piano.
Arrangement:
In Series 2, Box 183, Folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000234 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Gifts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1910-1920
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8637

Steinway / The instrument of the immortals [black & white advertisement; tear sheet]

Advertiser:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Names:
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 11.6" x 7.3".)
Type:
Archival materials
Tear sheets
Advertisements
Date:
1920
Scope and Contents:
Illustrated with an image of Richard Wagner at his piano. Ad text lists the other "immortals" that play a Steinway piano.
Arrangement:
In Series 2, Box 183, Folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0059-0000235 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Topic:
Piano makers  Search this
Piano  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Tear sheets
Advertisements -- 1910-1920
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets / Steinway and Sons pianos
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8638

Albrecht Square Piano

Maker:
Albrecht, Christian Friedrich Ludwig  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1830-1835
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.314525
Catalog number:
314525
Accession number:
65118
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605493
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