Courtesy of the Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection
Library of Congress, Music Division, Washington , D.C. 20540
Place of Business:Boston Mass
Dates of Business: 1777-1838*
This fife is marked: Wm Callender/62 Middle St/Boston
Note: Callender is the oldest American maker in which instruments survive.
Date of this fife: After 1803.
Length of Instrument: 16 3/4 in
Wood: Appears to be Boxwood
Key of Instrument: Bb
The spacing on the holes is as follows: