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Catalogs / Advertisements

There are numerous Frank Holton & Co. catalogs and advertisements through the years.  This is a collection of user submitted scans.  Click on thumbnails for larger images.

 


 
Bulletins    
Subject Image Year
Holton Bulletin
November 1929

This monthly publication is dated November 1929; Volume VI; Number 10.  It was devoted to the Interests of Members of the Holton organization at home and abroad; published by Frank Holton & Co,. Elkhorn, Wis.
 

The booklet is approximately 6" X 9"

 

image courtesy:
mounti89
(eBay, Jan. 2008)

Contents include:  Tone and then What; Sousa Band in Wreck; Christmas Orders Delivered on Time; Holton "Silvarine" Cleans and Polishes Silver Quickly, Business is as Goos as You Make it; Wyckoff's Boys Band; Our "Overseas" Department; Our Agents Corner; Among Our Visitors; Fill Out The Questionnaire; and Among Ourselves.

1929
     
Catalogs    
Subject Image Year
Holton
Price List
M122R
 

image courtesy:
Gary Holman

1948 era
Holton
Stratodyne
Models
Unknown
1950/1960's
Holton
Revelation
Trumpets
Unknown
1950/1960's
Holton
Symphony
Models
Unknown
1950/1960's
Advertisements    
Subject Image Year
     
     
Twice the Power
Twice the Satisfaction
 
Jesse Ralph
First Choice
the Holton
Trombone
1950
Buddy Morrow
Holton
"65" Trombone
1955
Ted Weis
Holton Symphony
Trumpets
1956
Count Basie's Band
Holton Trumpets
1956
Don Ellis
Model 45
1957
Men who have mastered brass use Holton Instruments; CSO

1960's
Arnold Jacobs
Chicago Symphony Artist
1960's
Buddy Morrow
Holton
Revelation "65"
Trombone
1960's
Holton
"Galaxy"
models
1961
Dr. William Revelli
Holton
Cornets
1963
"Master Brass"
Holton
Brass Instruments
1963
Buck Clayton
B-47 Trumpet
1964
Buddy Morrow
Holton 69
1964
Bram Smith 1964
Holton 20
Cornet
1964
Don Ellis
Holton B-47 Trumpet
1965
Don Ellis
blows
Masson a
Holton
1968
SUPERBONE:
not just for Maynard...
but for you too.
1970s
Maynard's Horn
is Maynard's Horn
1970's
Bud Brisbois
Holton ST200
Trumpets
1973
Maynard Ferguson
Holton
ST302
1975
Adolph
Herseth
CSO
 
     
     
     

 

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Founded in Chicago when Frank Holton opened a small instrument shop in 1898, The Frank Holton & Co. grew to one of the most influential instrument manufacturers in the first half of the twentieth century in the US.  Today, the Holton brand of instruments are still manufactured in Elkhorn, WI where Frank Holton moved the company in the Spring of 1918.

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