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Accordian Player, Louisiana

Image for Accordian Player, Louisiana
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Description
The first accordion was built in Germany in 1822. It took close to one hundred years before it was introduced into country music.
Location
Currently not on view
maker
Horenstein, Henry
negative
1977
print
2003
Credit Line
Horenstein, Henry
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8 in x 10 in; 20.32 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name
photograph
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ID Number
2003.0169.027
accession number
2003.0169
catalog number
2003.0169.027
Place Made
United States: Louisiana