National Geographic : 1911 Oct
S^I= -- -- -- < ISII= > = --- ^=I GRAND PRIX GRAND PRIX PARI, 1900 PARIS, 1900 LEGION OF HONOR PARIS, 1900 a' - At the INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION at PARIS, 1900 e il ituiin pi no was awarded THE GRAND PRIX together with 16 additional awards) by the International Jury of Experts And as a crowning recognition of the merit of the Baldwin Piano, the Republic of France created the President of The Baldwin Piano Company a Chevalier of THE LEGION OF HONOR Through this great distinction of the Grand Prix, crowned by the deco ration of the Legion of Honor, the position of the Baldwin Piano is the highest attainable. Further than this, the "Baldwin" is the only piano made in America that has achieved this distinction. In Europe the Baldwin Piano is considered "hors concours," that is: above competition because of the recognition as evidenced by these awards. a ni ramompant CINCINNATI 142 West Fourth Street New York Chicago St. Louis San Francisco 8 E. 34th Street 323 So. Wabash Ave. 1111 Olive Street 310 Sutter Street Indianapolis Louisville Denver 18 N. Penn'a St. 425 S. Fourth Ave. 1626 California St. . D-= x- if =-, = x ila "Geographic readers may depend upon the integrity of our advertisers."