How to care for your Cornet/Trumpet

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Created by
Chicago Musical Instruments Company, American, 1920 - 1969
Owned by
Sullivan, Maxine, American, 1911 - 1987
Medium
ink or paper
Dimensions
H x W: 4 × 9 in. (10.2 × 22.9 cm)
Type
pamphlets
Date
1944-1969
Description
Instructional pamphlet from the Chicago Musical Instrument Company titled "How to care for your Cornet/Trumpet." The pamphlet consists of two (2) long, narrow pieces of paper folded in half and stapled. The first page has a pink background and features a white graphic of a trumpet with white, gray, and black polka dots coming out of the bell. The shadow of a cornet is atop the trumpet. White text reads: [CHICAGO MUSICAL INSTRUMENT COMPANY / How to care / for your / Cornet/Trumpet]. The booklet includes diagrams of a cornet & trumpet, care instructions, and a fingering chart.
Topic
African American
Music
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.29.1.4
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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Collection title
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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