NotePioneer and master craftsman Antanus “Tony” Zemaitis first crafted Zemaitis Guitars in 1955.  Tony Zemaitis died in 2002.

Dating Zemaitis guitars

“Tony did not use serial numbers. The family hold all of his records. With acoustics Blue edge labels are generally pre 71 and Red edged labels are post 71 (when Tony moved to Kent). [Source: The Zemaitis owners club, email 22 Jan 07]

http://www.zemaitis.net/

www.zemaitisclub.com

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zemaitis_Guitars

http://guitarcollecting.co.uk/histories/history-of-zemaitis-guitars/

1973 The Guitarist and 1975 Guitar Player Zemaitis articles

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