Welcome to "The Hawaiian Lap Steel Guitar" website, an historical and pictorial introduction to the lap steel guitar, focusing solely on the instruments rather than the music and players.

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This website is offered for free in the hopes that viewers will enjoy the content thereof and to promote the knowledge of the lap steel guitar.