Heinrich Engelhardt Steinweg
Henry Engelhard Steinway
The German piano manufacturer Heinrich Engelhardt Steinweg (1797–1871) settled in the United States (in 1851) and with his sons founded a piano factory in New York (1853). He legally changed his name to an anglicised version in 1864.
Room, A. (1981), ‘Name Stories’, Naming Names, p.145
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