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Rachel Wyatt, Anne Lerner (both Class of 1984) and one other unidentified student play stringed instruments (viola, violin, double bass and cello) as part of what appears to be a string quartet.
Decade: 1980s
 
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Mid 19th century Victorian print of Nicola Porpora sitting in front of sheet music and holding a stringed instrument while four students, one man and three women, look on. One of the women is also holding and playing a stringed instrument, perhaps a viola, cello or violin, while one of the other…
 
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Two students, one of whom is on bended knee playing a small stringed instrument, and the other in costume and carrying a fan. The photo is inscribed "My Italian roommate from Chi_& myself."
Decade: 1920s