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Journal: 19th-Century Music
19th-Century Music (2007) 31 (2): 131–163.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Lydia Hamessley During the last decades of the nineteenth century, women figured prominently in a marketing campaign by banjo manufacturers who sought to make the banjo a respectable instrument for ladies. Their overarching aim was to "elevate" the banjo's status from its African-American and...