Electric Guitar Postcard Set
Lynn Wheelwright’s personal collection of historic electric guitars are captured in ten stunning postcards. This collection of rare and legendary instruments is among some of the earliest known models and includes a handful that have never been publicly displayed until MIM’s special exhibition, The Electric Guitar: Inventing an American Icon.
Postcard images include:
- ES-250 electric Spanish guitar (Gibson, Inc., Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA, 1940)
- Electro A-25 electric Hawaiian guitar (Ro-Pat-In, Los Angeles, California, USA, 1932)
- Electric Hawaiian guitar and amplifier (Dobro Manufacturing Company, Los Angeles, California, USA, 1935)
- Duo 336 double-neck electric Hawaiian guitar (Audiovox Manufacturing Company, Seattle, Washington, USA, 1936–1937)
- Vibro electric Hawaiian guitar (Doc Kaufmann, Fullerton, California, USA, 1942); Amplifier (Leo Fender, Fullerton California, USA, 1942)
- New Yorker electric Hawaiian guitar (National String Instrument Corporation, Los Angeles, California, USA, 1937)
- Electar Model M electric Hawaiian guitar and amplifier (Epiphone, New York, New York, USA, 1938)
- New Yorker electric Spanish guitar (National String Instrument Corporation, Los Angeles, California, USA, 1939)
- Les Paul “Goldtop” electric guitar (Gibson, Inc., Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA, 1952)
- “The Bad Dude” custom electric guitar (Designers Bo Diddley and Charlie Tona, Florida, USA, 1998)
Each postcard measures 4 x 6 inches and is printed in the USA.