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Barco, Dale, 1928-2010



  • Existence: 1928 - 2010

biographical statement

American Harp Journal, Vol. 13, Issue n4, p50-52. (assembled torpedoes for Naval Ordinance; mine-laying destroyers in Min Warfare, booby traps in Germany; Comptometer Corporation in 1954; developed first quartz crystal oscillator; contract expired 1961; Lyon and Healy, fixed harps; worked for Victor Salvi; started his own company in Los Angeles; restored Louis XV harp)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Dale Barco papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7789
Scope and Contents

This collection includes materials collected by Dale Barco throughout his years of repairing and making harps. Dates span from approximately 1966 to 2005. It contains various sheet music, manuscripts, and photocopies of music for piano, guitar, vocals, and harp. Also includes newsclippings, personal documents and correspondence, American Harp Society conference programs, audio and video recordings, harp strings, and framed art and photographs.

Dates: circa 1966-2005