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Estudiantina Stringed Instrument

Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 23 1/4 in x 8 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 59.055 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
stringed instrument
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
ID Number:
MI.095567
Accession number:
26981
Catalog number:
095567
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-ef9c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1160934
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Tortoise Shell Plucked String Instrument

Physical Description:
tortoise shell (overall material)
wood (overall material)
animal skin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 23 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 59.69 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
plucked string instrument
Credit Line:
Made available through the Cooper Union Museum
ID Number:
MI.60.1383
Accession number:
227687
Catalog number:
60.1383
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3126-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606884
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Stringed Instrument

Measurements:
overall: 2 3/4 in x 20 3/4 in x 8 1/2 in; 6.985 cm x 52.705 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
Guitar or Mandolin?
Date made:
1875-1899
ID Number:
MI.095938
Accession number:
30167
Catalog number:
095938
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Guitars
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-656d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1094035
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Patent Model Stringed Instrument

Measurements:
overall: 2 3/4 in x 15 7/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 6.985 cm x 40.3225 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
model
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
ID Number:
MI.168665
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
168665
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-6575-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606937
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Biwa, string instrument, Toku Shimomura's

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
plastic (fringel material)
thread (top material)
wood (top material)
red (packaging color)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 24.13 cm x 3.81 cm
overall: 32 in x 11 in x 3 in; 81.28 cm x 27.94 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
instrument
biwa and plectum
biwa
Credit Line:
Gift of Roger Shimomura
ID Number:
2016.0162.55.01
Catalog number:
2016.0162.55.01
Accession number:
2016.0162
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6d6d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1808813

Massachusetts binder P-MA-01 Company 2105 in Upton State Park, Massachusetts; group of ten men posing with an arrangement of seven various stringed instruments, violin case says "Silver Str[ings]; June 20, 1936

Sponsor:
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Association of Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni  Search this
Ward, C.E.  Search this
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)  Search this
Bidwell, Timothy  Search this
Bires, Andrew, G.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper.)
Type:
Archival materials
Arrangement:
Box No. 9
Local Numbers:
AC0930-0000017.tif (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research use.

Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with cotton gloves. Researchers may use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis and as resources allow.

Viewing film portions of the collection requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to LP recordings is only possible by special arrangement.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view materials in cold storage. Using cold room materials requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Civilian Conservation Corps Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Collection
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Collection / Series 1: Scrapbooks / Massachusetts (P-MA-01)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8384a58e8-5f5c-4088-8fa7-47598fd29641
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0930-ref3713

Nautch girl dancing with two men playing string instrument and drum nearby

Creator:
Shepherd, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (012 in x 008 in mounted on 012 in x 009 in)
Culture:
East Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
India
Date:
1862
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04559700

OPPS NEG.81-8719
Place:
India -- Panjab/Delhi -- Delhi
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3eaa1ecfa-9b55-4cb8-8f25-3a5c1d0ebc94
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref582
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Limba musician playing multi-stringed instrument called kulayketa, Kadanso village, Sierra Leone

Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Limba (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Sierra Leone
Date:
1978-1980
Scope and Contents:
This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, while on an Art Historical and Anthropological Field Research from October of 1978 through July of 1980.
Original title reads, "Kulayketa musical instrument at Kadanso. A Limba multi-stringed instrument using string." [Ottenberg field research notes, Limba Slides and Photographs, October 1978-July 1980].
Local Numbers:
297/1978-1980
General:
Title source: Dr. Simon Ottenberg, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
Other Archival Materials:
Simon Ottenberg Papers are located at the National Anthropological Archives, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.

Photographs by Pa Huff, Hamaidu Mansaray, and Labelle Prussin are restricted. In these cases, the photographer's permission is required for access and publication of images.
Topic:
Musicians  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.2005-001, Item EEPA 2005-0001-0276
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Simon Ottenberg photographs of Limba and Afikpo Peoples
Simon Ottenberg photographs of Limba and Afikpo Peoples / Series 1: Limba Peoples, Sierra Leone and Guinea / 1.1: Field Research, Year One / Kadanso Village, Sierra Leone
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2005-001-ref2139

back, string instrument

Object Name:
Back, String Instrument
ID Number:
AG.168665
Catalog number:
168665
Accession number:
089797
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8f80-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_858627

strings, instrument, batch of

Object Name:
Strings, Instrument, Batch Of
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN82794V00
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-f3be-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_878628

sound board, string instrument

Object Name:
Sound Board, String Instrument
ID Number:
AG.211337
Catalog number:
211337
Accession number:
089797
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-90cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_858632

two performers with stringed instruments, two dogs and hoops

Maker:
Bicknell, W. H. W.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 4.5 cm x 8.5 cm; 1 3/4 in x 3 3/8 in
Object Name:
Print
Other Terms:
Print; Engraving
Credit Line:
Estate of Leonard Hastings Schoff
ID Number:
1979.0114.108
Catalog number:
1979.0114.108
1979.0114.108
79.0114.108
Accession number:
1979.0114
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-451a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1392961

Hall 8 - Case #33: Stringed Instruments of India

Container:
Box 3 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 94-088, National Museum of Natural History. Office of Exhibits, Exhibition Records
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Exhibition Records
Exhibition Records / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa94-088-refidd1e1314

Tom Levine: Stringed Instruments and Other Recent Works (2010)

Collection Creator:
Washburn Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Container:
Box 44, Folder 27
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2009-2010
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is ACCESS RESTRICTED; use requires written permission. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Access to original papers, with permission, requires an appointment.
Collection Citation:
Washburn Gallery records, 1906-2017, bulk 1971-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Washburn Gallery records
Washburn Gallery records / Series 4: Exhibition Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90fb9b1d2-b64d-4b8c-b881-a637e4341130
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-washbgall-ref944

lady with stringed instrument

Maker:
John A. Lowell & Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 17.7 cm x 23.2 cm; 6 15/16 in x 9 1/8 in
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Credit Line:
Estate of Leonard Hastings Schoff
ID Number:
1979.0114.087
Accession number:
1979.0114
Catalog number:
1979.0114.087
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-1487-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1305186

lady with stringed instrument

Maker:
John A. Lowell & Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 16.8 cm x 10.7 cm; 6 5/8 in x 4 3/16 in
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Credit Line:
Estate of Leonard Hastings Schoff
ID Number:
1979.0114.094
Accession number:
1979.0114
Catalog number:
1979.0114.094
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-e581-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1305193

two men with string instruments

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 7/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 9.8425 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
photograph
tintype
Subject:
Men  Search this
Musicians  Search this
ID Number:
2005.0220.68
Accession number:
2005.0220
Catalog number:
2005.0220.68
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Music & Musical Instruments
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6019-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1338764

String Instrument illustration

Collection Creator:
Martin, Edith T.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Edith T. Martin papers, 1961–2004 are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Citation:
Edith T. Martin papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Edith T. Martin.
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Edith T. Martin papers
Edith T. Martin papers / Series I: Biographical Files
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa72b96e59e-67b4-416b-82f6-ef06f070ec8a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-050-ref394

Plane

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/8 in x 11 11/16 in x 1 in; 3.4925 cm x 29.68625 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
plane
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Millbury
Credit Line:
Gift of Leona M. Bone Trust
ID Number:
2002.0167.06
Accession number:
2002.0167
Catalog number:
2002.0167.06
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Work
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e4bb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1028337
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Bow Pin Die

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9/16 in x 1 1/2 in x 1/2 in; 1.42875 cm x 3.81 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
die
Credit Line:
Gift of Leona M. Bone Trust
ID Number:
2002.0167.07
Accession number:
2002.0167
Catalog number:
2002.0167.07
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Work
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e4bc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1028340
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