Henry Steinway and Van Cliburn Inspect Paderewski Piano

ID: SIA RU000371 [76-17811-28]

Creator: Hrabak, Dale E

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1975

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: January 1977, Image No. 76-17811-28

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Summary

Piano used by Ignace Jan Paderewski on his 1892-93 American concert tour presented by the Steinway family to the National Museum of History and Technology, now known as National Museum of American History, at event in Musical Instruments Hall featuring a performance by pianist Van Cliburn.

Subject

  • Cliburn, Van 1934-2013
  • Steinway, Henry
  • Paderewski, Ignace Jan 1860-1941
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
  • National Museum of History and Technology Division of Musical Instruments
  • National Museum of History and Technology
  • Steinway & Sons

Notes

  • Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.
  • Featured in the "Torch," January 1977.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: January 1977, Image No. 76-17811-28

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1975
  • December 7, 1975

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

  • Musical instruments
  • Pianos
  • Special events
  • Piano
  • Keyboard instruments

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000371 [76-17811-28]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;

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