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 (stīn′wā′), Henry Engelhard 1797-1871.
German-born American piano maker who founded the Steinway & Sons piano company in New York City (1853).
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(Biography) Henry (Engelhard), original name Heinrich Engelhardt Steinweg. 1797–1871, US piano maker, born in Germany
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Henry Engelhard (Heinrich Engelhard Steinweg), 1797–1871, U.S. piano manufacturer, born in Germany.
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