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May 24, 1941 - Feb 18, 2016

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Banjo Mandolin & Uke Guitar, Etc. Reference
Encyclopedia of American Fretted Instrument Makers, pre-Civil War to WW2
Banjo Makers - see above Mandolin Makers - see above C.F. Martin Dating Classified Have Been Removed
S.S. Stewart Aluminum Instruments DeMain Wood Stolen Instrument List
Fairbanks & Vega Turturro's Turnover Photo Essays Photo Gallery
W.A. Cole, Maker Martin Mandolin Dating Banjo Wrenches Link List
Bacon, B&D, Gretsch A Talk About Tone Banjo Tailpieces Directory of Inst. Shops
Banjo Family Articles Mandolin Family Articles Pickguard Artistry Patent Numbers
H.P. Kent Banjos No Knot & Elite Tailpieces FAQ's
Schmick - Lyric Banjos - Ephemera - Accessories Our Readers Write...
Identifying No Name Banjos - - -
- Construction Articles & Folk Toys -
To Blacken Wood Getting Started - -
Gee-Haw-Whammy-Diddle Double Whimmy Diddle Tension Banjo
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