Fairbanks metal name plate

- An Homage to -
- Fairbanks Banjos -

Presenting:  Information on vintage Fairbanks banjos including:

Fairbanks     Chronology     and    Serial Number     lookup,

Construction, Identifying Features and Tone Rings:
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A. C. Fairbanks, Maker (1875 - 1880)
Fairbanks & Cole (1880 - 1890)
A. C. Fairbanks & Co. (1890 - 1895)
A. C. Fairbanks Co. (1895 - 1900)
1901 - The Fairbanks Whyte Laydie
Variations on the Electric Theme
Contemporary Electric-Style Banjos
Addenda - Vega "Styles", Stick Stamps

Bibliography and resource links,

Fairbanks banjos wanted and for sale

Reproduction Pips

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