Downloadable Big Bass Drum Photos
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Big Bass Drum at the 2001 Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA
Big Bass Drum at the Indianapolis 500 in 1957
Big Bass Drum crew members on an historic trek to Wichita, KS in 1961
Big Bass Drum as it looked in 1921
It is impossible to get the Big Bass Drum into buildings like Elliott hall through regular doors. (1954)
Original Big Bass Drum crew member from 1921, Marc Gilbert, of Carmel, IN
Purdue Band rehearsing with Big Bass Drum, 1925
Tuning the Big Bass Drum circa 1940's-1950's
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