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Gibson Tenor Banjo, used by Vivian Hayes

User:
Hayes, Vivian Chenoweth  Search this
Maker:
Gibson, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
walnut (overall material)
rosewood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
ivoroid (overall material)
animal skin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 32 in x 13 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 81.28 cm x 34.925 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
banjo
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Kalamazoo
Date made:
1927
Credit Line:
Gift of the family of Vivian Chenoweth Hayes
ID Number:
1992.0481.01
Accession number:
1992.0481
Catalog number:
1992.0481.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-5229-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607151
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Gibson Tenor Banjo, used by Frances Chenoweth

User:
Chenoweth, Frances  Search this
Coan, Frances Chenoweth  Search this
Maker:
Gibson, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
walnut (overall material)
rosewood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
ivoroid (overall material)
animal skin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 1/2 in x 13 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 87.63 cm x 34.925 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
banjo
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Kalamazoo
Date made:
1927
Credit Line:
From the family of Frances Chenoeth Coan
ID Number:
1992.0482.01
Accession number:
1992.0482
Catalog number:
1992.0482.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
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Banjos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-522a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607152

Boucher Five-String Fretless Banjo

Maker:
Boucher, Jr., William  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
paint (overall material)
animal skin (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37 1/2 in x 13 in x 3 1/2 in; 95.25 cm x 33.02 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
banjo
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1845
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
Credit Line:
Gift of William Boucher, Jr.
ID Number:
MI.094764
Catalog number:
094764
Accession number:
22989
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Banjos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4d20-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605671

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