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[Detail] Flutes in the Dayton C. Miller Collection

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Collection Overview

Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection contains images of flutes and other materials donated to the Library of Congress by noted scientist Dayton Miller. Included in this collection are a solid gold flute created by Miller, a flute owned by President James Madison and one owned by King Frederick II of Prussia.

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  • Development of the Industrial United States, 1876-1915
  • Emergence of Modern America, 1890-1930

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