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Pianoforte-makers in Scotland

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Brand Image Info Addresses
       
YANIEWICZ Felix  

'Pianoforte-maker' and violinist ca. 1830-37

YANIEWICZ in Liverpool, England, U.K. before 1830

1844 - "Mariages [...] At Edinburgh, Jackson Townsend, esq. of Liverpool, to Pauline Frances, youngest dau. of Felix Yaniewicz, esq. of Edinburgh." The Gentleman's Magazine, 1844, p. 539

1848 - GRAVE of YANIEWICZ in Edinburgh

 

 

84, Great King Street (**1830)(**1837)(**1843), Edinburgh

 

YOUNG Archibald 'Pianoforte-maker' ca. 1879  

239, Govan Street (***1879), Glasgow

 

YOUNG Alexander Pianoforte-maker and/or pianoforte dealer ca. 1886-97  

12, S. St. James' Street (**1886)(**1887)(**1888), 12a, Leith Street Terrace (**1889)(**1890)(***1892)(***1893)(***1894)(***1895)(***1896)(***1897), Edinburgh

 

 

 

(**1830): 'The Edinburgh literary journal; or, Weekly register of criticism and belles ...', 1830, p. 298

(**1837): 'Pigot and co.'s national commercial directory of Scotland', 1837, p. 76

(**1843): 'Report by the Committee of Management of the Association for the Promotion ...' 1843, p. 40

(***1879): 'Glasgow Post Office Annual Directory for 1879', p. 881 (archive.org)

(**1886): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory', 1886, p. 544 (digital.nls.uk)

(**1887): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory' 1887, p. 553-554 (digital.nls.uk)

(**1888): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory', 1888, p. 565 (digital.nls.uk)

(**1889): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory', 1889, p. 578 (digital.nls.uk)

(**1890): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory', 1890, p. 637 (digital.nls.uk)

(**1891): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory', 1891, p. 592 (digital.nls.uk)

(***1892): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory for 1892', p. 598-599 (digital.nls.uk)

(***1893): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory' 1893, p. 611-612 (digital.nls.uk)

(***1894): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory', 1894, p. 624-625 (digital.nls.uk)

(***1895): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory', 1895, p. 637 (digital.nls.uk)

(***1896): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory', 1896, p. 650 (digital.nls.uk)

(***1897): 'Post-Office Edinburgh & Leith directory', 1897, p. 667 (digital.nls.uk)

 

 

(1): 'Histoire de piano de 1700 1950', Mario Pizzi, 1983

(2): 'Makers of the Piano 1700-1820' and 'Makers of the Piano 1820-1860', Martha Novak Clinkscale, 1993

 

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