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Inventing Entertainment, The Player Piano And Origins Of An Ameruican Musical Industry

An intellectual analysis of the player piano art

Designation: BOOK
No.: 8125
Author/Owner/Source: Dolan (Rowman & Littlefield)
Pub. Date: 2009
Description: Size: 6×9, 206 pgs, hard cover,DJ
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 12/1/2017
No. docs.: 1

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Welte-Mignon And Its Music, The

The exhaustive study – numerical, composer and performer lists

Designation: BOOK
No.: 8106
Author/Owner/Source: Smith & Howe (Vestal Press)
Pub. Date: 1994
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 975 pgs, hard cover
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 12/1/2017
No. docs.: 1

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Mills Violano-Virtuoso, The

How to service and rebuild the Violano, with wiring and string list

Designation: BOOK
No.: 8107
Author/Owner/Source: Kitner & Reblitz (Vestal Press)
Pub. Date: 1984
Description: Size: 11×8.5, 180 pgs., soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Bowers
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 12/1/2017
No. docs.: 1

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Popular Science: How A Player Piano Works

Brief illustrated explanation, from Aeolian

Designation: PNO-REG
No.: 1936
Author/Owner/Source: Popular Science reprint
Pub. Date: 1961
Description: Size: 12×9, single folded sheet
Language: Eng
Source: Hardman
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 11/4/2014
No. docs.: 1

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Simplex Automatic Tracker, The

Adams reprint of the Simplex tracker layout and parts list

Designation: PNO-REG
No.: 1934
Author/Owner/Source: Simplex Player Action Co., Worcester, MA
Pub. Date: ?
Description: Size: 9×12, single sheet, folded
Language: Eng
Source: Edgerton
Loan/Own: Loan
Entry Date: 11/21/2014
No. docs.: 1

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Power Roll

An illustrated analysis by an installer

Designation: PNO-MISC
No.: 1775
Author/Owner/Source: Uncredited
Pub. Date: 2000
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 5 1-sided pages
Language: Eng
Source: Polan
Loan/Own: Gift
Entry Date: 1/11/2013
No. docs.: 1

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Billings Rollography, The – Vol. 1 – QRS Word Rolls 99-6000

Exhaustive illustrated company and roll lists by composer and title

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1681
Author/Owner/Source: Ginny & Bob Billings (Rock Soup)
Pub. Date: 1990
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 357 pgs., soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Barton
Loan/Own: Purchase
Entry Date: 10/31/2012
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Billings Rollogtraphy, The – Vol. 2 – Recordo And Its Kin

Exhaustive illustrated company and roll lists by composer and title

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1682
Author/Owner/Source: Ginny & Bob Billings (Rock Soup)
Pub. Date: 1990
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 382 pgs., soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Barton
Loan/Own: Purchase
Entry Date: 10/31/2012
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Billings Rollography, The – Vol. 3 – QRS And Recordo Pianists

Exhaustive illustrated company and roll lists by composer and title

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1683
Author/Owner/Source: Ginny & Bob Billings (Rock Soup)
Pub. Date: 1990
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 435 pgs., soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Barton
Loan/Own: Purchase
Entry Date: 10/31/2012
No. docs.: 1

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Billings Rollography, The – Vol.4 – , QRS Piano Rolls 1934-1994

Exhaustive illustrated company and roll lists by composer and title

Designation: BOOK
No.: 1684
Author/Owner/Source: Ginny & Bob Billings (Rock Soup)
Pub. Date: 1995
Description: Size: 8.5×11, 411 pgs., soft cover
Language: Eng
Source: Barton
Loan/Own: Purchase
Entry Date: 10/31/2012
No. docs.: 1

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