Oboe Assembly

Read, Seen, Heard


“C. G. Conn Ltd., Elkhart, Indiana, world’s largest manufacturer of band and orchestra instruments. Takes seven eight-hour days to make and mount a set of oboe keys from 355 small castings and other bits of metal. This skilled craftsman has been working on Conn woodwinds since 1906.” Not sure of the date, but the postcard calls for a one-cent stamp, which means it pre-dates 1952.

View original post


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s