1992.002.006

Catalog Date: 
07/23/2009
Gparent: 
6: T&E For Communication
Classes: 
music social & personal activity
Notes: 
Object is part of the player piano currently at 607 Grove. That player piano was formerly at the boardinghouse in Mountain Home that was operated by the Bideganeta family. It was later moved to the Alibi Club also operated by the Bideganetas. "Agapito and Nicanora Bideganeta's piano from their boardinghouse and bar in Mountain Home, Idaho. circa 1860" - historical note from original accession record
Object Name: 
pneumatic device
Parent: 
Musical T&E
People: 
Bideganeta-Uriona, Kim
Provenance: 
Original pneumatic device from player piano now on display in 607 Grove.
Record As: 
Gift
Record Date: 
2/18/92
Record From: 
Kim Bideganeta-Uriona
Subjects: 
player piano music boardinghouse 607 Grove
Pneumatic device for player piano; wooden base; painted black; spots for three screws but only far left screw there; 2 side by side wood and leather pedals; brown wood; red leather on sides and fronts of pedals; right pedal does not have any pressure; left side has wire loop sticking out; silver metal rectangle holding pedals in place at top; metal rod attached to front of individual pedal (two rods total); rods slightly bent; black wooden cylinders attached to end of rods; green felt at bottom of cylinders; pedals are tarnished, scratched, and discolored