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Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790



  • Existence: 1706-1790

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Virginia Sturm Research Collection on the Glass Harmonica

Identifier: MS-0148
Scope and Contents This collection consists of documents surrounding Virginia Sturm's research and performances of the glass harmonica. Included are Sturm's research notebooks, correspondence, clippings, working drafts of lectures and articles and photographs. The collection also includes a large amount of biographical materials on Benjamin Franklin, the inventor of the glass harmonica, as well as sheet music for the glass harmonica composed by Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Gottlieb...