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The classified ads on here are a good place to look for replacement parts. Probably find a (modern) replacement on Ebay, First Quality Music, or
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(for detailed information about the various models, see Gibson Banjo Models) The Gibson factory at 225 Parsons Street, Kalamazoo, Michigan, ca:1940.
The thing that screws into is referred to as a thumbscrew.
You can find one of those with the lug as mentioned above.