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George Sommers

Location: Milwaukee, U.S.A.
Dates: fl.c.1925

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Biography of George Sommers

The Brompton’s Book of Violin & Bow Makers

Author: John Dilworth

SOMMERS, George Worked circa. 1925 Milwaukee, Wisconsin USA. Patented a laminated bass-bar. [Wenberg]

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