Recording King- Resonator

Categories
Audio Visual Collections > Banjo Construction Photograph Archive
Subject
Banjo Construction Photographic Collection
Musical instruments
Type
digital image
Coverage - Temporal
2016
Identifier
Recording King- Resonator2.jpg
Language
English
Publisher
Radford University. McConnell Library. Archives & Special Collections.
Description
Inside view of the resonator. The resonator is a wooden shell that bounces sound away from the player and towards the listener. Visible in this photo are also the four resonator lugs that, in conjunction with the thumbscews and brackets, hold it in place on the banjo pot. Recording King is a brand of instrument currently owned by The Music Link Corporation and is located in Hayward California. The brand was originally a house brand of instruments made for the Montgomery Ward company.
Rights
Copyright is held by Radford University. If you would like to use the materials please contact the Archives & Special Collections at archives@radford.edu. The images are available for free personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that proper citation is used (e.g. Banjo Construction Photograph Collection, Appalachian Collection, McConnell Library, Radford University, Radford, VA). Any commercial use or unauthorized reproduction of these photographs, without the written permission of the copyright owner, is strictly prohibited. Please refer to the McConnell Library Archives and Special Collections website for more information.