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    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Tuning Pegs

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • This photograph illustrates Butch Robins' very distinct way of wrapping the string on the tuners. He uses only the barest minimum of string on the tuner and a tiny backwards wrap of the string against the direction of turning to hold the string in...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Tuning Pegs

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • This photograph illustrates Butch Robins' very distinct way of wrapping the string on the tuners. He uses only the barest minimum of string on the tuner and a tiny backwards wrap of the string against the direction of turning to hold the string in...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Tuning Pegs

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • This photograph illustrates Butch Robins' very distinct way of wrapping the string on the tuners. He uses only the barest minimum of string on the tuner and a tiny backwards wrap of the string against the direction of turning to hold the string in...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Tuning Pegs

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • This photograph illustrates Butch Robins' very distinct way of wrapping the string on the tuners. He uses only the barest minimum of string on the tuner and a tiny backwards wrap of the string against the direction of turning to hold the string in...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Tuning Pegs

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • This photograph illustrates Butch Robins' very distinct way of wrapping the string on the tuners. He uses only the barest minimum of string on the tuner and a tiny backwards wrap of the string against the direction of turning to hold the string in...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Tuning Pegs

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • This photograph illustrates Butch Robins' very distinct way of wrapping the string on the tuners. He uses only the barest minimum of string on the tuner and a tiny backwards wrap of the string against the direction of turning to hold the string in...
    • Grapurchat, August 25, 1932

    • Student newspapers and periodicals.
      Radford University
    • Grapurchat was the first student newspaper at Radford College and was published from 1921 until 1978 when the name was changed to the Tartan. "The first two syllables of the word Grapurchat are formed from the colors of the Normal School, [as...
    • Grapurchat, February 12, 1975

    • Student newspapers and periodicals.
      Radford University
    • Grapurchat was the first student newspaper at Radford College and was published from 1921 until 1978 when the name was changed to the Tartan. "The first two syllables of the word Grapurchat are formed from the colors of the Normal School, [as...
    • A.J. Gaither- Home Made Musician

    • Appalachia band
      Oral history
    • A.J. Gaither, a traveling musician who plays cigar box guitars, was interviewed in McConnell Library on the Radford University campus on March 31, 2015. He talked about cigar box guitars, life on the road as a traveling musician, and other things....
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Resonator

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • This photograph shows a section of the inside of Butch Robins' 1930 Gibson RB4 banjo. Several musical visionaries have been invited to autograph this resonator by scratching their names in it, in this photograph we see Steve Huber, banjo luthier...
    • Grapurchat, July 11, 1930

    • Student newspapers and periodicals.
      Radford University
    • Grapurchat was the first student newspaper at Radford College and was published from 1921 until 1978 when the name was changed to the Tartan. "The first two syllables of the word Grapurchat are formed from the colors of the Normal School, [as...
    • Sue Massek- Musician and Activist

    • Appalachia band
      Oral history
    • Sue Massek, musician, activist and actress was interviewed on October 31, 2014 by Christopher A. Miller in Radford University's McConnell Library. Sue is a founding member of The Reel World String Band, acts in a one-person play written by Si Kahn,...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Peghead

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • Peghead of Butch Robins' 1990s era Gibson Granada. Butch Robins was born May 12, 1949 in Lebanon, Virginia and has been a professional musician most of his life. In addition to a successful solo career, he was a member of Bill Monroe's Blue Grass...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Rim

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • Gibson label on the rim of Butch Robins' 1930 Gibson RB4. Butch Robins was born May 12, 1949 in Lebanon, Virginia and has been a professional musician most of his life. In addition to a successful solo career, he was a member of Bill Monroe's...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Resonator

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • This photograph shows the inside of Butch Robins' 1930 Gibson RB4 banjo. Several musical visionaries have been invited to autograph this resonator by scratching their names in it, including Bill Monroe, Bill Keith, Earl Scruggs, Don Reno, Snuffy...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Case

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • The original Gibson red line case for Butch Robins' 1930 Gibson RB4. Butch Robins was born May 12, 1949 in Lebanon, Virginia and has been a professional musician most of his life. In addition to a successful solo career, he was a member of Bill...
    • Gibson- Butch Robins- Resonator

    • Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
      Musical instruments
    • This photograph shows a section of the inside of Butch Robins' 1930 Gibson RB4 banjo. Several musical visionaries have been invited to autograph this resonator by scratching their names in it, in this photograph we see Earl Scruggs. Butch Robins...

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