Steel Strings, Chapter One: 1930 Martin 2-17

In this first chapter of our creative documentary series Steel Strings: The Sound of the Great Depression, we tell the tragic story of an old Martin guitar with the backdrop of a nation’s fall into economic depression. In this winding story, a WWI Doughboy returns home, marries, and then experiences first hand the destitution of the depression.

Learn more about this 1930 Martin 2-17.