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Hammered Dulcimer in America

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dc.contributor.author Groce, Nancy en
dc.date.accessioned 2007-09-27T18:35:25Z en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2013-03-18T18:03:32Z
dc.date.available 2007-09-27T18:35:25Z en_US
dc.date.available 2013-03-18T18:03:32Z
dc.date.issued 1983
dc.identifier.citation Groce, Nancy. 1983. "<a href="http%3A%2F%2Fdx.doi.org%2F10.5479%2Fsi.00810258.44.1">Hammered Dulcimer in America</a>." <em>Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology</em>. 1&ndash;93. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810258.44.1">https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810258.44.1</a> en
dc.identifier.issn 0081-0258
dc.identifier.uri http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810258.44.1
dc.description.abstract The hammered dulcimer played an important role in Anglo-American folk and popular music during the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries. This paper gives a brief history of its development in the Middle East and Europe, its musical use and social function in America, and how it was manufactured and marketed in 19th century America. In the appendices are given a list of United States patents granted for improvements in dulcimer design, a list of known makers, biographical information on the musicians interviewed in the course of this research, a checklist of dulcimers in the Smithsonian Institution, and a selected discography. en
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dc.relation.ispartof Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology en
dc.title Hammered Dulcimer in America en
dc.type Journal Article en
dc.identifier.srbnumber 113147
dc.identifier.eISSN 1948-6006 en_US
dc.identifier.doi 10.5479/si.00810258.44.1
rft.jtitle Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology
rft.issue 44
rft.spage 1
rft.epage 93
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dc.citation.epage 93
dc.relation.url http://dx.doi.org/10.5479/si.00810258.44.1


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