RUBENSTEIN'S HANDS

Ivory Ticklers
Renowned for their respective professions, inventions, innovations,
personalities, and artistry,
this distinguished group shares a common affection
and musical aptitude for playing the piano.

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– Image: Dupiery, Madame, painter, Medardus Thoenert, engraver, and uploaded by AlexAitken.  Sir William Herschel.  1881.  Holden, Edward S.  Sir William Herschel: His Life and Works.  New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1881.  Internet Archive.  Web.  27 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Holden, Edward Singleton.  Sir William Herschel: His Life and Works.  New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1881: pgs. 3-4.  Google Books.  Web.  19 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Son of Groucho.  “Louis Braille.”  Photograph. Flickr.  Flickr, a Yahoo Company, 11 Oct. 2012.  Web.  29 Oct. 2015.  CC BY 2.0.
– Quote: Freedom, Russell.  Out of Darkness: The Story of Louis Braille. New York: Clarion Books a Houghton Mifflin Company Imprint, 1997: pg. 32.  Google Books.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: SirHenryNorris.  “Watercolor Portrait of Ada Lovelace, Painted by Alfred Edward Chalon, 1840.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 7 Sept. 2013.  Web.  6 Oct. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Toole, Betty Alexnadra.   Ada, The Enchantress of Numbers: Poetical Science.  Sausalito: Betty Alexandra Toole, 2010: pg. 5 and end of chp. 7.  Google Books.  Web.  22 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Racconish.  “Portrait of Emily Brontë, Painted by Patrick Branwell Brontë, c. 1833.  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 22 Nov. 2014. Web.  5 Oct. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Hagan, Sandra, and Juliette Wells, eds.  The Brontës in the World of Arts.  Hampshire: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2008: pg. 81.  Google Books.  Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Thuresson.  “Portrait of Emily Dickinson, c. 1846-1847.”  Daguerreotype.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 24 March 2005.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Sewall, Richard Benson.  The Life of Emily Dickinson, Volumes 1-2.  Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1994: pg. 409.  Google Books.  Web.  25 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Bradley, A.F.  Mark Twain.  c. 20 May 1907.  Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington D.C., Digital ID cph 3a08820LOC.Gov.  Library of Congress, n.d.  Web.  27 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Twain, Mark, Caroline Thomas Harnsberger, ed.  Mark Twain at Your Fingertips: A Book of Quoattions.  Mineola: Dover Publications, Inc., 2009: pg. 312.  Google Books.  Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Moffett Studio, and uploaded by Lupo.  Portrait of Alexander Graham Bell.  c. 1914 - 1919.  Bibliotheque et Archives Canada/(Reproduction # C-017335), Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 25 Sept. 2004.  Web.  26 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Bruce, Robert V.  Bell: Alexander Graham Bell and the Conquest of Solitude.  Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1 Jan. 1990: pg. 22.  Google Books.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Johnston, Frances Benjamin.  George Washington Carver.  1906.  Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington D.C., Part of Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection, Digital ID ppmsc 03252LOC.Gov.  Library of Congress, n.d.  Web.  27 Sept. 2015.  No Known Copyright Restrictions.
– Quote: Burgan, Michael.  George Washington Carver: Scientist, Inventor, and Teacher.  Minneapolis: Compass Point Books, 2007: pg. 22.  Google Books.  Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
– Quote: Vella, Christinia.  George Washington Carver: A Life.  Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2015: pg. 51.  Google Books.  Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Dogears.  “Portrait of Frank Lloyd Wright, c. 1926.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 20 Nov. 2006.  Web.  26 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Wright, Frank Lloyd Wright.  Frank Lloyd Wright An Autobiography.  San Francisco: Pomegranate, 2005, pgs. 12-13.  Google Books. Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: A1B2C3D4.  “Portrait of Albert Schweitzer, 1952.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 12 March 2010.  Web.  26 Sept. 2015. Public Domain. 
– Quote: Schweitzer, Albert, A.B. Lemke, trans.  Out of My Life and Thought: An Autobiography.  New York City: Henry Holt and Company, 7 Oct. 2014: pgs. 1-2.  Google Books.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: IAEA Imagebank.  “Professor Lise Meitner, Austrian Atom Physicist.”  Photograph.  Flickr.  Flickr, a Yahoo Company, 28 Jan. 2010.  Web.  6 Oct. 2015.  CC BY-SA 2.0.
– Quote: Sime, Ruth Lewin.  Lise Meitner: A Life in Physics.  University of California Press, 1996: pg. 5, & 36.  Google Books.  Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Schmutzer, Ferdinand, and uploaded by Yann.  Portrait Study of Albert Einstein.  1921.  Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (Austrian National Library), Vienna.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 6 July 2014.  Web.  26 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Isaacson, Walter.  Einstein: His Life and Universe.  Great Britain: Simon & Schuster UK Ltd., 2007: pg. 41. Google Books.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Kempton, Greta, and uploaded by Edgar Allan Poe.  Presidential Portrait of Harry S. Truman.  1945.  Harry S. Truman Library, Independence.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 31 March 2007.  Web.  26 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: McCullough, David.  Truman.  New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992: pg. 52.  Google Books.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
– Quote: Harry S. Truman Library and Museum.  “Harry Truman the Piano Player.”  Truman Library.  Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, n.d.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Library of Congress.  “Eleanor Roosevelt, c. 1932.”  Photograph.  Library  Congress Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C., Part of Miscellaneous Items in High Demand Collection, Digital ID cph 3b16000LOC.Gov.  Library of Congress, n.d.  Web.  29 Oct. 2015.  Web.  29 Oct. 2015.  No Known Copyright Restrictions.
– Quote: Roosevelt, Eleanor.  You Learn by Living Eleven Keys for a More Fulfilling Life.  Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1960: pg. 19, and pg. 120.  Google Books.  Web.  22 Oct. 2015.
– Quote: Roosevelt, Eleanor.  The Autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1961: Pg. 5.  Google Books.  Web.  22 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Digigalos~commonswiki.  “Portrait of Delmira Agustini.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 30 June 2005.  Web.  6 Oct. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Marting, Diane E., ed.  Spanish American Women Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical Source Book.  West Port: Greenwood Publishing Group, 1990: pg. 1.  Google Books.  Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
– Quote: Jrade, Cathy L.  Delmira Agustini, Sexual Seduction, and Vampiric Conquest.  New Haven: Yale University Press, 2012: pg. 4.  Google Books.  Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Nuselot.  “Agatha Christie, 1925.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikipedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 13 May 2014.  Web.  28 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Thompson, Laura.  Agatha Christie: An English Mystery.  London: Headline Publishing Group, 2013.  Google Books.  Web. 21 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Greany, Malcolm, and uploaded by Cullen328.  Portrait of Ansel Adams.  c. 1950.  Original from the Yosemite Field School Yearbook, San Francisco.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 15 Feb. 2010.  Web.  26 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain. 
– Quote: Hammond, Anne, and Ansel Adams.  Ansel Adams: Divine Performance.  New Haven & Lomdon: Yale University Press, 2002: pgs. 1 & 4.  Google Books.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Library of Congress.  “Portrait of Richard M. Nixon, c. 1969-1974.”  Photograph.  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C., Part of Miscellaneous Items in High Demand Collection, Digital ID cph 3a53306LOC.Gov.  Library of Congress, n.d.  Web.  29 Oct. 2015.  No Known Copyright Restrictions.
– Quote: Nixon, Richard.  RN: The Memoirs of Richard Nixon.  Centennial Edition.  New York: Simon & Schuster, 2013: pg. 19.  Google Books.  Web. 18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: File Upload Bot.  “Patricia Highsmith.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 4 Feb. 2013.  Web.  27 Oct. 2015.  CC BY-SA 3.0.
– Quote: Wilson, Andrew.  Beautiful Shadow: A Life of Patricia Highsmith.  London: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2010.  Google Books.  Web.  25 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Wikiwatcher1.  “Original Press Photo of Steve Allen, 1977.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 12 April 2013.  Web.  29 Oct. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Allen, Steve.  Make ‘Em Laugh.  Buffalo: Prometheus Books, 1993: pg. 129.  Google Books.  Web.  19 Oct. 2015.
– Quote: Allen, Steve, and forward by Martin Gardner.  Steve Allen on the Bible, Religion, and Morality.  Amherst: Prometheus Books, 1990: pg. xi.  Google Books.  Web.  19 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Happme22.  “William F. Buckley, Jr. at the 2nd Inauguration of President Ronald Reagan, Photographed by SPC 5 Bert Goulait, US Military, 21 Jan. 1985.”  Photograph.  Military Photo, PD.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 29 Feb. 2008.  Web.  26 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain.
– Quote: Buckley, William Frank, and William F. Meehan III, ed.  Conversations with William F. Buckley Jr.  Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2009: xii.  Google Books.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: glindsay65.  “Mister Rogers.”  Photograph.  Flickr.  Flickr, a Yahoo Company, 9 March 2007.  Web.  6 Oct. 2015.  CC BY-ND 2.0.
– Quote: Herman, Karen. “Interview with Fred Rogers.”  Emmy TV Legends.  Academy of Televison Arts & Sciences Foundation, 1999.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Marcela Cataldi.  “Yoko Ono at the Museum of Contemporary Art, São Paulo.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 4 March. 2010.  Web.  6 Oct. 2015.  CC BY 3.0.
– Quote: Johnstone, Nick.  Yoko Ono “Talking.”  London: Omnibus Press, a Division of Music Sales Limited, 2005: pg. 16.  Google Books. Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
– Quote: Beram, Nell, and Carolyn Boriss-Krimskypg.   Yoko Ono: Collector of Skies.  New York: Amulet Books, an Imprint of Abrams, 2013: pg. 35.  Google Books. Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Lurie, Dan.  “Oliver Sacks.”  Photograph.  Flickr.  Flickr, a Yahoo Company, 16 Oct. 2007.  Web  26 Sept. 2015.  CC BY-SA 2.0.
– Quote: Sacks, Oliver.  On The Move.  New York: Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015: pg. 341.  Print.
 
– Image: Correll, Gordon.  “Anthony Hopkins.”  Photograph.  Flickr.  Flickr, a Yahoo Company, 21 Sept. 2010.  Web.  26 Sept. 2015.  CC BY-SA 2.0
– Quote: Simon, Scott.  “Anthony Hopkins Lives Out a Long-Deferred Musical Dream.”  NPR.  NPR, 9 March 2012.  Web.  19 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: WTCA.  “An Official Portrait of Condoleezza Rice from the State Department.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 29 Nov. 2007.  Web.  26 Sept. 2015.  Public Domain. 
– Quote: Ryan, Bernard Jr.  Condoleezza Rice.  New York: Infobase Publishing, 1 Jan. 2009.  pgs. 1 & 3-4.  Google Books.  Web.  18 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Killiondude.  “Portrait of Holly Hunter, by Jeff Riedel/TNT.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 8 March 2010.  Web.  29 Oct. 2015.  CC BY-SA 3.0.
– Quote: Mackenzie, Suzie.  “What People Don’t Know About Holly.”  The Guardian.  Guardian News and Media, 21 Nov. 2003.  Web.  21 Oct. 2015.
 
– Image: Georges, JJ.  “Jamie Foxx in Paris for the Premiere of ‘Django Unchained,’ Taken by Georges Biard, 7 Jan. 2013.”  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 8 Jan. 2013.  Web.  27 Sept. 2015.  CC BY-SA 3.0.
– Quote: iHeartRadio.  “Interview: Jamie Foxx Reveals Five People Who Changed Him.”  News.iHeart.  iHeartMedia, Inc., 18 May 2015.  Web.  19 Oct. 2015.
– Quote: Todd, Anne M.  Jamie Foxx.  New York: Chelsea House Publishing, an Imprint of Infobase Publishing, 2008: pgs. 8-9.  Google Books.  Web.  19 Oct. 2015.

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  • Masthead Image: Pawelec.  "Rubinstein’s Hands."  Photograph.  Commons Wikimedia.  Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 6 May 2007.  Web.  4 Oct. 2015.  GFDL, and CC BY-SA 3.0.
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