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Patent for a new piano "in which the strings are vibrated through the medium of a bow, as in a violin, instead of being struck with hammers in accordance with the usual method" (lines 8-12), including illustrations.

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4 sheets, 4 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Holcombe, Edgar L. June 5, 1900.

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Patent for a new piano "in which the strings are vibrated through the medium of a bow, as in a violin, instead of being struck with hammers in accordance with the usual method" (lines 8-12), including illustrations.

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4 sheets, 4 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Application filed November 22, 1899. Serial No. 737,881. (No model.)

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  • June 5, 1900

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  • November 22, 1899

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Holcombe, Edgar L. Piano., patent, June 5, 1900; [Washington D.C.]. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth510832/: accessed December 4, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.