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Beethoven's hair: How a museum docent debunked a relic

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Tristan Begg was an anthropology student at UC Santa Cruz and a Beethoven fanatic when he volunteered as a docent at San Jose State University’s Beethoven center in the summer of 2009.

He would pull out the drawer holding a lock of...