• Created Date
  • 1943
  • Description
  • Julius Myers ran Myers Empire Music Exchange (later Myers Music) on First Avenue from the 1930s until his retirement in 1984. The store was a prolific supplier of musical instruments and musical supplies for students in school and college bands. Myers sold Quincy Jones his first trumpet and Jimi Hendrix his first guitar (each instrument purchased by their respective fathers).Note from donor file: Myers Empire Musical Exchange, 1943.PH Coll 650... more
    Julius Myers ran Myers Empire Music Exchange (later Myers Music) on First Avenue from the 1930s until his retirement in 1984. The store was a prolific supplier of musical instruments and musical supplies for students in school and college bands. Myers sold Quincy Jones his first trumpet and Jimi Hendrix his first guitar (each instrument purchased by their respective fathers).Note from donor file: Myers Empire Musical Exchange, 1943.PH Coll 650 Myers, Julius.2. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
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    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2009