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Nick Reynolds' Tenor Guitar

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Data Source
National Museum of American History
Description (Brief)
This guitar was made by C. F. Martin & Company of Nazareth, Pennsylvania in 1948. It is a four course (4x1) tenor guitar, model 0-18T and serial #104342. This guitar was used by Nick Reynolds (1933-2008) of The Kingston Trio on recordings and live performances during the group’s heyday from 1957 through the late 1960s. The Kingston Trio was one of the most important commercial forces in the folk revival of the postwar years.
Location
Currently not on view
referenced
Kingston Trio
user
Reynolds, Nick
maker
C. F. Martin and Company
date made
1948
Credit Line
Gift of Leslie and Nick Reynolds
Measurements
overall: 91 cm x 34.5 cm x 9 cm; 35 13/16 in x 13 19/32 in x 3 17/32 in
Object Name
guitar
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
ID Number
1998.0355.01
serial number
104342
model number
0-18T
accession number
1998.0355
catalog number
1998.0355.01
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Nazareth