Canada Vignettes: Calliope

A vignette on the travelling calliope (also known as steam organ), a musical instrument that produces sound by sending steam through large locomotive whistles.

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  • David_Snyder_Lumierist

    “Steam instruments are not only fun but very rare. Capturing this instrument is a job well done for generations to come. I hope it is retired to the National Museum someday. It will never be duplicated again.” — David_Snyder_Lumierist, 4 May 2011

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