Vintage Instrument Catalogs


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1953 ALAMO ELECTRIC GUITARS , AMPs

- ALAMO ELECTRIC GUITARS ,AMPLIFIERS, CASES literature from a 1953 wholesaler catalog which consists of 2 pages printed both sides (4 panels total). Each page has 7 loose-leaf binder holes punched. Features the Futurama Dual 8, Futurama 8, Alama Amp-6A along with other lap steels , amps and accessories.

1974 ALAMO AMPLIFIERS

- 1970s ALAMO AMPLIFIER LINE-UP brochure on heavy stock paper which includes 1973 prices...consists of 6 sides (3 unbound pieces of paper) excerpted from a jobber catalog. Shows and describes all the Alamo amplifiers, reverb unit, foot pedal,etc offered by Alamo Electronics Corporation in San Antonio Texas at the time..(more photos showing contents)

1970 ALTEC LANSING musical product catalog

- ORIGINAL 1970 ALTEC LANSING musical products catalog with nice Janis Joplin cover... This 10-page catalog contains Voice Of The Theatre Speaker systems, microphones, speakers, amps and accessories from this period. (more photos showing contents)..

1980s ALVAREZ YAIRI "WORKS OF ART" GUITAR CATALOG

- Original 80's vintage ALVAREZ YAIRI "WORKS OF ART" GUITAR CATALOG is undated but code seems to indicate 1986. This rare original full color catalog shows and describes all the lovely vintage Yairi acoustic guitars available at the time.. all the DY series, rare Lute back, CY series classic guitars, etc.....(more photos showing contents)

1993 ALVAREZ YAIRI GUITAR CATALOG

- original 15-page 8" x 10 1/2" ALVAREZ-YAIRI color catalog (hole punched). This rare original full color catalog shows and describes all the lovely vintage DY and CY acoustic guitar models from Yairi available at the time. See more photos

1990s ALVAREZ SILVER ANNIVERSARY GUITARS FOLDER

- original single piece of stock (hole punched) folded to produce six 5" x 10 1/2" panels featuring the Silver Anniversary Rosewood 2551, 2551-12, 2552, 2555 and 2555S (sunburst). See more photos

1995 ALVAREZ PRICELIST

- original 2-page 8 1/2" x 11" ALVAREZ price list for Alvarez Acoustic Instruments ,Electric Guitar and Bass, banjo and mandolin. This pricelist lists prices for all the 5000 series guitars, minstrel banjo , mandolins, electric guitars & basses as well as cases.. See more photos

1964 AMPEG SUPER ECHO TWIN AMP GUIDE

- ORIGINAL 1964 AMPEG Super Echo Twin Amp Guide... This single page guide (two sides) contains lots of useful information on proper operation and care of this legendary Ampeg tube amplifier.

1993 AMPEG CLASSIC USA CATALOG

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" AMPEG CLASSIC USA CATALOG with 26 well-illustrated pages showing the extensive line of amplifiers and enclosures offered...all the classics ...Baby Bass and B-15, SVT, Reverberocket, etc. Also loads of endorsers like Michael Anthony (Van Halen), Nikki Sixx (Motley Crue), Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big), Jason Newsted (Metallica), Alphonso Johnson, Lee Jackson, Paul Gilbert (Mr. Big), Allan Holdsworth and Slaughter. Two full pages of specifications as well..(more photos showing contents)..

1994 AMPEG AMERICAN CLASSIC CATALOG

- ORIGINAL full color catalog shows and describes the complete line of Ampeg products and also includes some of their vintage stuff in the front pages. Additionally includes some of the pro's rigs...Billy Sheehan, Hip Winger, Nikki Sixx, Michael Inez, Duck Dunn, Johnny Colt, Jason Newsted, Jeff Watson, Trevor Rabin and Paul Gilbert. (more photos showing contents)

1977 Aria Pro II Electric Guitars Catalog

- 1977 Aria Pro II Electric Guitars catalog printed in Japan and dated 1977 shows and describes the extensive line of early Japanese Pro II knockoffs Les Pauls, Strats, Teles, ES-series, Precision and Jazz basses, 4001 copies, etc. Models covered LC-750, 550, 500, LS-700, 500, 450, 420, ST-600, 400, TE-500, JB-600, 450, PB-550, 400, RB-750, LB-650, L-1000, EA-650, ES-800, 750.

1969-70 BACON BANJOS (Gretsch) brochure

- 8 1/2" x 11" 4 page brochure in my personal archive. This brochure shows and describes 7 Bacon Banjos available from The Fred Gretsch Company of Chicago at that time. Shown and described are: Model 6572 BACON SERENADER 5 String, Model 6565 BACON SENORITA tenor, Model 6534 GRETSCH TENOR , Model 6579 BACON SYMPHONIE plectrum, Model 6585 BACON NE PLUS ULTRA plectrum, Model 6563 BACON FOLK BANJO 5-string and Model 6564 BACON LONG NECK 5-STRING. Includes the original retail price list dated 1969...

1920s BACON BANJOS catalog

- This rare complete 24 page catalog shows and describes all the Bacon Banjos available from the legendary Groton, CT Bacon Company at that time. Shown and described are:(tenors) STYLE C, PEERLESS, PEERLESS SPECIAL, STYLE B SPECIAL, B&D SUPER BANJOS, MONTANA SPECIAL, B&D SILVERBELL BANJOS (#1, #2, #3, #4, #6), MANDOLIN BANJOS (style C and Silverbell), BANJO UKULELES, STYLE C BACON GUITAR BANJO. Also includes numerous pages of testimonials as well as photos of endorsers with their Bacon banjos! ....

1920s BACON SILVERBELL NEWS Issue No. 6

- This rare complete 24-page Bacon publication entitled BACON "SILVERBELL NEWS" Issue #6, Vol #6. with Cowboy star "Montana" on the cover has page after page of photos of Bacon endorsers with their instruments. Also includes a photo of Fred Bacon and David Day. Loads of mind-numbing B&D banjos from the legendary Groton, CT Bacon Company. There's Roy Smeck with his B&D Silverbell #4, Frank Dodd with a rare B&D Silverbell #5, Francis Dunn with his B&D Ne Plus Ultra #6, Urban Horney with his #6 Montana Ne Plus Ultra....and countless others....

1931 BACON BANJOS catalog

- ORIGINAL 4" x 9" sixteen-page catalog in my personal archive. This booklet covers all of the famous B&D Banjos available from The Bacon Banjo Company of Groton, CT at that time. Shown and described are: No. 1 B&D Special, No. 2 B&D Special, No. 3 B& D Special, Silverbell No. 1, No. 3, No. 4, No. 6 Ne Plus Ultra, No. 7 Montana Special. Also has a 2 page center spread on the newly introduced Sultana Silverbell. In addition, all the other models available are described and priced. Last few pages include Bacon bridges and strings...

1924 " B&D MARCH" Tenor Banjo Solo

- This ORIGINAL Tenor Banjo Solo is a two page sheet music from the "Silver Bell Series" . Composed by Charles R. Shibley.

1915 THE BANJOIST No. 7 Fred Bacon

- rare original 20-page publication by Fred J. Bacon. "The Banjoist" was a monthly magazine devoted to the interest of the BANJO, MANDOLIN & GUITAR. Articles include "Facts About Banjo Music" by F. L. Keates, "Vaudeville Hints Continued" by Fred J. Bacon, "The Mandolin As A Musical Instrument" by James G. Lewis, Mandolin Solo "Loves Old Sweet Song" in musical notation arranged by Fred J. Bacon, Banjo Solo "The Stampede" by Fred J. Bacon in musical notation C notation w/4 string tuned to D, "And The Banjos Went On Playing" by F.L. Keates (poem/lyric only), Half page ad for The Foden Special Guitars (by C.F. Martin)along with ads by H.F. Odell & Co Boston, Stephen Shepard New Jersey, Jas H. Johnstone Albany,NY, Wm. C. Stahl, John Douglass, etc...Inside back cover includes list of places where "BACON" banjos and mandolin-banjos can be seen and purchased (agents) and the back cover shows and promotes the Bacon Professional FF banjo mandolin available from the New London Plant.

1992 BORYS GUITAR PAMPHLET & PHOTOS

-1992 BORYS GUITAR PAMPHLET,PHOTOS & literature mailed to me from the maker back in 1992. The mailing included a photocopy pamphlet with black and white photos of various models along with specifications & prices as well as some color photos...interesting reference material..(see more photos ).

1976 BOYCE Handcrafted Guitars catalog

- RARE ORIGINAL little 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" ten-page black & white catalog in my archive.... This catalog shows and describes these carefully constructed handcrafted acoustic guitars made in North Falmouth, Massachusetts at that time. Chock full of useful reference information on this maker's instruments.........a great resource. Also includes a scan of a personal letter. (see more photos )

1994 BOURGEOIS GUITARS BROCHURE

- original 1994 BOURGEOIS GUITARS BROCHURE has four 8 ˝" x 11" panels showing Dana’s guitar offerings at the time. Front shows JOMC-DLX. Inner page shows OM, Dreadnought, Jumbo OM and Cutaway Jumbo OM. Back page has testimonials including the “Who Is This Guy?” shows Dana tap-testing a braced top. Separate sheet includes specifications and options as well as suggested retail prices for 1994. There is also a October 7, 1994 letter to prospective dealers and a black/white promo with a photo of the Slope D new model Bourgeois guitar with Bearclaw top. This was mailed with a postmark that looks like 1994....it shows the address as Lewiston, Maine.....

1990s BOURGEOIS GUITARS BROCHURE

- original mid-1990s BOURGEOIS GUITARS BROCHURE has four 8 ˝" x 11" panels showing Dana’s guitar offerings at the time. Front shows JOMC-DLX. Inner page shows OM, Dreadnought, Jumbo OM and Cutaway Jumbo OM. Back page has testimonials including the “Who Is This Guy?” shows Dana tap-testing a braced top. Separate sheet includes specifications and options as well as suggested retail prices for the upcoming year 1996. Another two page dealer letter announces the introduction of the 20th Anniversary Limited Edition. Still another promo shows and describes the newly introduced “Slope D”. There is also a December 1995 letter to prospective dealers and a NAMM show promo with a photo of a cutaway Bourgeois guitar. This was mailed with a postmark that looks like 1989....it shows the address as Topsham, Maine. Last but not least there’s a business card and an envelope that enclosed some of the literature mailings.

1980s BOSS POCKET DICTIONARY Vol. 1

- 64-page brochure includes information on all the stomp boxes available from BOSS at this time. Phasers, Chorus, Heavy Metal, Digital Delay, Distortion, Overdrive...all the classics are here!! Also has a section showing the setups used by known guitarists like Neal Schon , Eddward Van Halen and Andy Summers..

1959 CARVIN Musical Instruments catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL black and white 22-page 8" x 11" catalog in my personal archive. This catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, basses, lap steels, amplifiers, mandolins and accessories offered by the Covina , California direct sale company at this time. Some cool illustrations and descriptions of solid bodies and even a double neck or two. Joe Maphis , Larry Collins and Billy Mize endorsements too. Martin Acoustics listed with prices. DeArmond Pickup full page. See More photos showing contents.

1972 CARVIN MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS catalog

- ORIGINAL black and white 32-page 8" x 11" catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, basses, lap steels, amplifiers, mandolins and accessories offered by the Escondido , California direct sale company at this time. Some cool illustrations and descriptions of solid bodies and even a double neck or two. Joe Maphis endorsement too.

1992 CARVIN catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 63-page 8" x 11" color catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, basses, amplifiers and accessories offered by the Escondido , California direct sale company at this time. Loads of cool illustrations and descriptions of guitars and photos of endorsers..Craig Chaquico, Stanley Clark, Larry Carlton, Robbie Robertson, etc...

1953 CHAMPION DRUMS brochure

- This ORIGINAL brochure shows Champion Drum Outfits such as Astoria Deluxe, Classmate, Mayfair & Video...along with their selection of Bass Drums, Parade Drums, Tuneable Tom Toms and Snares.

1970s CONQUEROR MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

- Original 9" x 12" jobber catalog pages on heavy stock paper including prices... consists of 6 sides (3 unbound pieces of paper) excerpted from a jobber catalog. Shows and describes all the cool acoustic , classic and electric guitars, bass as well as banjos, mandolins and uke distributed by C. Bruno & Son at this time.. (more photos showing contents)

1960s CORAL ELECTRIC SITAR Owner's Manual

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL owner's manual has 4 pages of information for owners of the Coral Electric Sitar by Danelectro including: Sitarmatic Bridge Adjustment, Neck Adjustment, Pickup Adjustment, Tuning, Sitar Strings, Floating Pickguard and Controls. Also includes a diagram identifying all parts of the rare instrument.

1966 CORDOVOX price list

- RARE original 1966 CORDOVOX price list dated April 1, 1966. Single page opens to 6 ˝" x 6 ˝" and shows a woman playing a cordovox accordion thru a couple of cordovox amps. Includes prices on all cordovox models and accessories including the CL-10 Leslie Tone Cabinet, pickup, covers,etc.

November 1908 THE CRESCENDO Monthly

- RARE CRESCENDO Monthly publication devoted to the interests of the MANDOLIN GUITAR and BANJO. Official organ of the American Guild. Has 16 numbered pages with loads of cool advertisements and articles. Gibson, Ditson, Grover, Farland, Dyer Brothers, No Knots, Hartnett, Fairbanks, Vega and others. Articles by Davison & Krick. Myron A. Bickford is highlighted in this issue and there's music for the mandolin , Guitar and 5 string banjo as well as programs of concerts and recitals... See more photos

August 1910 THE CRESCENDO Monthly

- RARE CRESCENDO Monthly publication devoted to the interests of the MANDOLIN GUITAR and BANJO. Official organ of the American Guild. Has 28 numbered pages with loads of cool advertisements and articles. Gibson, Grover, Washburn, Dyer Brothers, Stahl, Rogers Banjo Heads, Hartnett, Cole, Odell, Rettburg & Lange, Fairbanks, Vega and others. Articles by Giuseppe Pettine, George Durkee. Lloyd Loar is highlighted in this issue and there's music for the mandolin , Guitar and 5 string banjo as well as programs of concerts and recitals...See more photos

October 1910 THE CRESCENDO Monthly

- RARE CRESCENDO Monthly publication devoted to the interests of the MANDOLIN GUITAR and BANJO. Official organ of the American Guild. Has 28 numbered pages with loads of cool advertisements and articles. Gibson, Grover, Washburn, Dyer Brothers, Stahl, Rogers Banjo Heads, Hartnett, Cole, Odell, Rettburg & Lange, Fairbanks, Vega and others. Articles by Odell and Durkee. Carl Tschopp is highlighted in this issue and there's music for the mandolin , Guitar and 5 string banjo as well as programs of concerts and recitals...See more photos

November 1910 THE CRESCENDO Monthly

- RARE CRESCENDO Monthly publication devoted to the interests of the MANDOLIN GUITAR and BANJO. Official organ of the American Guild. Has 28 numbered pages with loads of cool advertisements and articles. Gibson, Grover, Washburn, Dyer Brothers, Stahl, Rogers Banjo Heads, Hartnett, Cole, Odell, Rettburg & Lange, Fairbanks, Vega and others. Articles by Odell and DeLano. C.S. DeLano is highlighted in this issue and there's music for the mandolin , Guitar and 5 string banjo as well as programs of concerts and recitals....See more photos

August 1918 THE CRESCENDO Monthly

- RARE CRESCENDO Monthly publication devoted to the interests of the MANDOLIN ,GUITAR , Harp and BANJO. Official organ of the American Guild. Has 24 pages with loads of cool advertisements and articles. Full page Vega Ad, loads of half and quarter page ads as well...nice Tennessee Mandolin Orchestra pic, Articles: Tim Green's Jug Band, Ukulele...mandolin music "Cujus Animam" - Rossini, mandolin duo with separate Guitar or Harp Guitar arrangement, "Fascination" - H.F.Odell, "Message Of Love" by Alfred Chenet fo 1st and 2nd guitars. "My Ole Love" by Louis Good (banjo solo)...respectfully dedicated to Mr. Frank Steele, Newport RI..Round Table articles on Mandolin (F. Landry Berthoud), Guitar (William Foden), Banjo (George Lansing & Thomas Armstrong)..."Ukulele Rejuvenated" (Lyon & Healy), Grover "Vibrator" for banjo, Tonaharp Guitar, Dyer Harp Guitar, Bacon Banjo, Ditson Hawaiian Style Guitars, etc. What an informative and entertaining read! See more photos

1958 CRESTLINER BOAT ACCESSORIES catalog

-RARE original 1958 CRESTLINER BOAT ACCESSORIES 12-page catalog ,heavy stock 8" x 9" format featuring all the cool boat accessories available from Crestliner at this time...trailers, pulleys, wheels, windshields, decals, lights, covers, etc... See more photos

1960 CRESTLINER BOAT ACCESSORIES catalog

-RARE original 1960 CRESTLINER BOAT ACCESSORIES 16-page catalog ,heavy stock 5" x 8" format featuring all the cool boat accessories available from Crestliner at this time...hardware, wheels, clamps, pulleys, ropes, plugs, windshields, decals, skis, oars, covers, etc... See more photos

1981 DAION HANDCRAFTED GUITARS catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" twelve-page color catalog in my personal archive. This catalog shows and describes the line of acoustic and acoustic-electric guitars distributed by MCI, Inc in Waco, Texas at this time. Shown and described are: Legacy Series L-9, L-99 , L-999, The '78 Century, '78 Heritage and '78 Heritage/12, '79 Brown, '79 Black,'80 and '80/12 string, Mark I and Mark I/12, Mark II and Mark II/12, Mark III, Mark IV, '81 Caribou, '81 Caribou/12, '81 Gazelle & Gazelle/12. Also includes two separate color promos showing the Mark Series , the YD and YW series AND original price list.

1959-60 DALLAPE ACCORDION brochure

- original 8 1/2" x 11" brochure from CHICAGO MUSICAL INSTRUMENT CO. 1960 copyright. Features the Dallape Professional Accordion models Super Maestro, Organtone, Maestro, Organette, Artist II and Artist IV as well as the Maestro amplifiers (Gibson products)...Stereo Maestro, Super Maestro, Maestro Standard, Maestro Viscount and Bell Stereo 30.....

1953 DANELECTRO AMPLIFIERS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" four-page color catalogshows and describes Danelectro's tube amplifiers available at that time. Shown and described are : CHALLENGER, TWIN-TWELVE, MAESTRO, SPECIAL, ENVOY AC-DC and LEADER amplifiers as well as the ECHO BOX ACCORDION MICROPHINES, PIANO PICKUP AND VOICE MICROPHONE.

1956 DANELECTRO SLIM NECK GUITARS catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" eight-page color catalog in my personal archive. This catalog shows and describes Danelectro's complete line of single cutaway guitars available at that time. Shown and described are : Single, Double, New Triple Pickup, 6 string Bass, Amps...Twin-Fifteen, Twin-Twelve, Challenger, Artist, Centurion, The Viscount, Commando, Cadet, Corporal and Master-Slave System. Last page includes accessories and S-61 Hawaiian Lap Steel too.

1959-60 DANELECTRO ELECTRIC GUITARS catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" eight-page color catalog in my personal archive. This catalog shows and describes Danelectro's complete line of double cutaway guitars available at that time. Shown and described are : 6016 Single Pickup, 6026 Double Pickup, 6036 New Deluxe Triple Pickup, 3011 Famous Standard, NEW Convertible models 5005 without pickup, 5015 single pickup , 5025 double pickup, 4123 Guitarlin, 4423 Long Horn Bass, 3412 Short Horn Bass, 3923 Double Neck and S61 Hawaiian Guitar. Amps...Twin-Fifteen, Twin-Twelve, Explorer, Centurion, The Viscount, Cadet, Corporal and Commando.

1963 DANELECTRO GUITARS & AMPLIFIERS Catalog

- 1963 Danelectro Guitars & Amplifiers catalog shows and describes the Bellzouki, Deluxe Guitars, Standard Guitars, Vibrato Guitars, Convertible, Guitarlin, Long horn bass, Short horn bass, Double neck and their tube amplifiers...twin twelve, centurion, cadet, corporal, twin-fifteen, explorer, viscount as well as the Dano reverb......

DEAN AMERICAN SPIRIT GUITAR CATALOG

- original DEAN AMERICAN SPIRIT GUITAR CATALOG. This 12-page full color catalog contains photos and information on the guitars , basses and acoustic guitar offered by the DEAN GUITAR company. It is not dated. Shows some cool guitars offered .....X Series , XT Series, Standard Series , Ultra Series, Contour Series, Edge Series Basses, Vintage Basses, Cadillac III and Stage Acoustic. Pretty cool and loads of sexy advertisements too.

1960s ROWE (DeARMOND) PICKUPS & EFFECTS PEDALS brochure

- original ROWE DeARMOND brochure..consists of eight 8 1/2" x 11" pages (counting covers) featuring "musical instrument pickups...control and effect pedals" . All the cool DeArmond pickups, guitar mikes, etc shown and described.. ..no date but appears to be late 60s-early 70s....excellent reference material!...(more photos showing contents)

1970s ROWE (DeARMOND) PICKUPS & EFFECTS PEDALS brochure

- Original 9" x 12" brochure which includes prices...consists of 8 sides (4 unbound pieces of paper) excerpted from a jobber catalog . Shows and describes all the cool guitar pickups including the guitar mikes as well as the built-in DeArmonds used by Harmony, Martin, etc. Foot pedals too...(more photos showing contents)

1999 DeARMOND GUITARS

- 1999 DeArmond guitars full color brochure. This is a single page folded to produce eight 8 1/2" x 11" full color panels showing DeArmond Electric Guitars and Basses. Lovely photos and descriptions of the DeArmond line of remakes of many classic Guild models....(more photos showing contents)

1986 DEERING BANJO COMPANY CATALOG + PRICE LIST

- original 8 1/2" x 11" black/white 15-page catalog and complete price list from the early days of this Lemon Grove, California banjo company. Loose-leaf holes punched. Basic, Intermediate, Deluxe, Black Diamond Long Neck, Black Diamond, Maple Blossom Tenor,Maple Blossom, Calico, Golden Era, GDL, Ivanhoe and Crossfire as well as endorsers......

1978 DIMARZIO MUSICAL INSTRUMENT PICKUPS catalog

- ORIGINAL 19-page color catalog shows and describes DiMarzio's complete line of guitar and bass pickups available at that time. Shown and described are : SUPER DISTORTION HUMBUCKER, DUAL SOUND HUMBUCKER, SUPER II, PAF, FS1 & PreB1, SDS-1, MODEL 1 BASS PICKUP, MODEL P BASS PICKUP, MODEL J BASS PICKUP as well as the acoustic guitar pickups, mixer and accessories.

1993 DIMARZIO MUSICAL INSTRUMENT PICKUPS catalog

- Rare 1993 DiMarzio full color pickup catalog is a stunning full color 8 1/2" x 11" format catalog on heavy stock showing DiMarzio's famed pickups and highlighting many of the famous DiMarzio pickup endorsers at the time...Steve Vai, Satriani, Steve Morse, Vinnie Moore, Paul Gilbert, Yngwie, Billy Sheehan, Richie Kotzen, etc... ( more photos ).

1976 DOBRO Catalog

- This 8 1/2" x 11" original color pamphlet style catalog shows all of the cool resophonics offered by this Long Beach, California Original Musical Instrument Company before Gibson bought them out. Fine American-made original instruments by the famous Dopyera family. There's loads of great color photos of each model available at the time as well as parts and brief history of the company. It isn't dated but predates the dated 1979 version.

1979 DOBRO Catalog

- This 8 1/2" x 11" original color pamphlet style catalog shows all of the cool resophonics offered by this Long Beach, California Original Musical Instrument Company before Gibson bought them out. Fine American-made original instruments by the famous Dopyera family. There's loads of great color photos of each model available at the time as well as parts and brief history of the company.

1985 DOBRO Catalog

- Original 8 1/2" x 11" color pamphlet style catalog shows all of the cool resophonics offered by this Long Beach, California Original Musical Instrument Company before Gibson bought them out. There's loads of great color photos of each model available at the time as well as parts and brief history of the company. Also includes the RARE and short-lived solid body electric Dobro line and the pricelist and discount price sheet.

1987 DOBRO Catalog

- Original 8 1/2" x 11" color pamphlet style catalog shows all of the cool resophonics offered by this Long Beach, California Original Musical Instrument Company before Gibson bought them out. There's loads of great color photos of wood bodies & metal bodies available at the time as well as parts and brief history of the company. Also includes the RARE and short-lived solid body electric guitar line, the Upright Portable Bass and Lap Steel! Pricelist also with it....

1991 DOBRO BROCHURE & PRICELIST

- 1991 DOBRO BROCHURE & PRICELIST showing and describing the features of these outstanding wood and metal Dobro resophonic guitars produced by the ORIGINAL MUSICAL INSTRUMENT CO. INC, Redondo Circle, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Models shown are: 60D, 27, 66, 60F, 60C,60W-S, 60A, 60B-S, 60M, 45-S, 90, 33H, 36, 75, 1000, 63 (8-string) and Dobro 5 string. Includes comprehensive pricelist dated July 1991. Cool brochure for these "resophonic guitars" more photos

1966 DOMINO ELECTRIC GUITARS brochure

- RARE ORIGINAL 1966 DOMINO GUITARS brochure showing and describing several vintage japanese solid body electrics by Domino. Shows the "BARON" model solid body 6-string guitar (available in single, double and triple pickup) as well as the comparable BASS and 12 string models. Also the "CALIFORNIAN" Vox-knockoff model solid body 6-string and the "SILVER HAWK" that "looks and plays like that $450 guitar" but "....I paid only $110.00".... Pretty cool original brochure..over 50 years old...

1988 SEYMOUR DUNCAN PICKUPS catalog

- RARE original 1988 SEYMOUR DUNCAN PICKUPS fold-out accordion style brochure...heavy stock folded to produce twelve 6 1/2" x 11" panels featuring all the cool pickups available from Duncan at this time( more photos ).

1993 SEYMOUR DUNCAN PICKUPS catalog

- RARE original 1993 SEYMOUR DUNCAN PICKUPS 31-page catalog...heavy stock 8 1/2" x 11" format featuring all the cool pickups available from Duncan at this time and loads of known endorser photographs( more photos ).

1962 EKO Guitar Catalog

- This catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of acoustic and electric guitars offered by this worldwide distributor at this time. This rare catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of : Model 700/TA/4V FOUR pickup TRIPLE Cutaway, Model 500/NO/4V FOUR pickup, Model 500/BT/3V THREE PICKUPS, BLUE SPARKLE, Model 500 TWO pickup (Silver Sparkle) , Model 500 ONE pickup (Gold Sparkle), Model 375 Thinline (2 pickups), Models 350 and 300 (single cutaway 1 or 2 pickups), Model 200 & 280 Semi Acoustics, Model 100 Cutaway "Plectrum" guitars, Models 1100 & 1150 Basses, Models 2, 8, 10 & 12 acoustics as well as accessories.

1963 EKO Guitar Catalog

- This catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of acoustic and electric guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time. This rare catalog has illustrations and information of : Model 985 Acoustical Bass,Models 500, 700 and 820 Solid Bodies, Models 285 and 290 acoustic electric, Model 100M plectrum (acoustic cutaway F hole), Models 360 & 340 Semi Acoustical (electric), Models 2, 8, 10 folk guitars.

1964 EKO Guitar Catalog

- This 6-page catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of acoustic and electric guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time. This rare catalog has illustrations and information of : Model 820 Solid Bodies, Models 285 , 290 and 295 acoustic electrics, Models 960, 985 and 1800 Basses, Models 360 & 340 Semi Acoustical electrics. Great illustrations. (all text is Italian.)

1965 EKO Guitar Catalog

- This 19-page catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of acoustic and electric guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time including: Spanish guitars, Classical guitars, Model 100M and 100 (single pickup) cutaways, Model 360 acoustically arched hollow body, Model 290 electric double cutaway, Model 292 elec double cutaway with Bigsby, Model 850 solid body electric, Models 600 and 820 solid bodies, Model J-54 Jumbo Western Guitars, J-56 12 String Jumbo, Model 612 Solid Body 12 string, Model 995 and 960 electric basses, Model 1800 & 1600 solid body basses, as well as a full page message from the president of Eko Guitars and a full page photo spread of the Eko Guitar Factory!

1965 EKO Guitar Catalog

- This 9-page catalog shows and describes the complete line of acoustic and classic guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time including: Models P-2, 8, 12, 14, FS-10 Folksinger, Model 100M Medallion, Coronado P12,etc.

1967 EKO Catalog

- This 34-page catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of acoustic, electric and bass guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time as well as drums!. Includes: Barracuda thin-hollow electric double cutaways,Dragon single cutaway electric hollow, Florentine, Cort, Commander, Mascot, Eko Violin Bass, Barracuda Bass, Dragon Bass, Florentine Bass, Lancer Solid Body Electrics (Stereo, 6 string, 12 string), ROK 6, ROK 12, ROK Bass (cool rocket models), Kadett Solid Body 6 & Bass, Condor solid 6 and Bass, Cobra Solid 6 and Basses, Ranger 12 D-size 12 strings, Ranger 6 D-size flattops, Coronado, Bolero and Riviera flattop acoustics, Fiesta, Junior and Petite flattops as well as loads of accessories, Amps, Drums , a full page message from the president of Eko Guitars and a multi-page photo spread of the Eko Guitar Factory!

1969 EKO Catalog

- This 10-page catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of electric and bass guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time as well as drums!. Includes: Orion, Pictor, Cygnus, Barracuda thin-hollow electric double cutaways,Dragon single cutaway electric hollow, Florentine, Tramp, Mascot, Explorer, L'Etoile, Auriga, Auriga Bass, Kadett Solid Body Bass & 6 string, Cobra II Solid 6 and Basses, X-27, Barracuda Bass, Dragon Bass, Florentine Bass, Violin Bass as well as accessories !

1971 EKO Catalog

- This 12-page catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of acoustic, electric and bass guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time as well as some amps.

1973 EKO Full Line Catalog

- This 63-page catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of acoustic, electric and bass guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time as well as Bouzoukis, Mandolins, 5 string , Tenor and Mandolin Banjos, Accessories, Foot Pedals, Tailpieces, Bridges, Tuners, Pickups, Rhythm Makers, Amplifiers, PA Systems, Loads of Electronic Organs & Keyboards AND the coolest cover ever! (Text is all Italian)

1982 EKO Full Line Catalog

- This 27-page catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of acoustic, electric and bass guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time as well as Bouzoukis, Mandolins, 5 string , Tenor and Mandolin Banjos, as well as some double neck guitars! (Text is Italian)

1983 EKO Full Line Catalog

- This 25-page catalog shows and describes the fascinating line of acoustic, electric and bass guitars offered by this Italian manufacturer at this time as well as Bouzoukis, Mandolins, 5 string , Tenor and Mandolin Banjos, as well as some double neck guitars! (NOTE: Text is Italian)

1969-70 ELECTRO-COMP 101 synthesizer brochure

-four-panel brochure showing and describing this early portable synthesizer.

1969-70 ELECTRO-COMP 200 synthesizer brochure

- four-panel brochure showing and describing this early portable synthesizer. Useful reference information on this maker's studio synthesizer that "....started a revolution"

1970-72 ELECTRO-COMP 500 synthesizer brochure

-four-panel brochure showing and describing this early performance synthesizer... essentially a slimmed-down 101 with only 2 VCO's and sliders instead of patch points. The 500 competed directly with the Minimoog and the ARP Odyssey, although it was more similar in design to the Odyssey than the Minimoog.

ELECTRO-VOICE CATALOG 169

- COMPLETE vintage Electro-Voice microphones & public address 37-page catalog 169 that shows and describes the complete line of EV microphones, microphone accessories and public address components....a great resource. (more photos showing contents)

1980s EMG PICKUPS brochure

-This 12 page brochure includes information on all the products available from EMG at this time. EMG-58, EMG-60, EMG-81, EMG-H, EMG-SA, EMG-S, EMG-P, EMG-J, EMG-PJ, EMG-HB as well as accessories and information on Electronic design and Tone design.( more photos)

1970 EMMONS Steel Guitars brochure

- Complete 8 1/2" x 11" original 4 page color pamphlet-style catalog shows all of the cool pedal steels offered by this Burlington, North Carolina Company at that time. Shown and described are: Professional Model Dual-Ten (D-10), Professional Single-Ten (S-10), Student Single-Eight (SS-8). Information on Professional Model features and an extensive pricelist included.

1974 ENGELHARDT BASSES & CELLOS

- rare original 1974 ENGELHARDT BASSES & CELLOS jobber catalog pages + price list. Consists of THREE pages...two of which are printed on both sides with images and descriptions of upright basses and cellos offered by Engelhardt at this time. Includes price list...excellent resource material..

1928 EPIPHONE BANJO CATALOG

- This catalog reprint includes all the top quality Epiphone banjos available at that time with illustrations and descriptions of the entire RECORDING line: Artist, Alhambra, Bandmaster, Concert, Concert Special, Deluxe, Dansant and the Emperor. Also includes the "popularly priced Epiphone banjos" like Mayfair, Rialto and Peerless. Epiphone Strings, Picks & accessories also included.

1960 Epiphone (Gibson) catalog

- This catalog shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars and amplifiers for Epiphone instruments made in Kalamazoo , Michigan by Gibson in 1960. Catalog shows ALL the cool models along with loads of details. All the hip electric and acoustic models including the Emperor, Deluxe, Triumph, Zenith, Frontier, Texan, Crestwood, Sheraton, Professional , Wilshire, Casino, etc. chock full of useful reference information on this maker's instruments.

1964 Epiphone (Gibson) catalog

- This rare complete catalog shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars and amplifiers for Epiphone instruments made in Kalamazoo , Michigan by Gibson in 1960. Lovely illustrations showing ALL the cool models along with loads of details. All the hip electric and acoustic models including the Emperor, Deluxe, Triumph, Zenith, Frontier, Texan, Crestwood, Sheraton, Professional , Wilshire, Casino, etc. (more photos showing contents)

1964 Epiphone Price List (Gibson)

- original 1964 Epiphone Price List effective September 1, 1964 , 8 page price list includes all the fine Epiphone products offered by Gibson in Kalamazoo, Michigan. 3 1/2" x 8" pricelist for ELECTRIC SPANISH GUITARS...Professional Outfit, Emperor, Sheraton, Al Caiola, Broadway, Riviera, Howard Roberts, Sorrento, Casino, Century, Granada. SOLID BODY GUITARS....Crestwood Deluxe, Wilshire, Coronet, Olympic. BASSES.....Embassy Deluxe, Newport. AMPLIFIERS....Panorama, Emperor, Constellation, Futura Zephyr, Might Mite, Pathfinder, Galaxie, Devon, Pacemaker. CLASSIC GUITARS....Barcelone, Espana, Classic, Seville, Entrada, Madrid. FLAT TOP GUITARS....Excellente, Frontier, Troubadour, Eldorado, Texan, Coretz, Caballero. TWELVE STRING guitars....Bard, Serenader. 5-STRING BANJOS....Plantation, Minstrel, Campus. TENOR BANJO...ACOUSTIC SPANISH GUITARS...Emperor, Deluxe, Triumph, Zenith and MANDOLIN..Venetian Mandolin. They’re all here with prices!

1965 Epiphone (Gibson) catalog

- This full color 10" x 13" catalog shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars, acoustic guitars, banjos, mandolins and amplifiers for Epiphone instruments made in Kalamazoo , Michigan by Gibson in 1965. Great catalog showing ALL the cool models along with loads of details. All the hip electric and acoustic models including the Professional, Emperor, Sheraton, Caiola, Broadway, Riviera, Sorrento, Casino, Century, Granada , Crestwood Deluxe, Crestwood Custom, Wilshire, Coronet, Olympic Double, Olympic Special, Embassy Deluxe & Newport Basses. All the acoustic line is shown as well...Excellente, Troubadour, Bard, Frontier, El Dorado, Texan, Serenader, Cortez and Caballero. Banjos include Plantation, Minstrel and Campus modesl. Also classic guitars, acoustic archtops and amps. Loaded with great photos and useful reference information on this maker's instruments.

1965 Epiphone Price List (Gibson)

- original 1965 Epiphone Price List Effective June 22, 1965. This 8-page price list includes all the fine Epiphone products offered by Gibson in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Measures 3 1/2" x 8". Prices for ELECTRIC SPANISH GUITARS...Professional Outfit, Emperor, Sheraton, Al Caiola, Broadway, Riviera, Howard Roberts, Sorrento, Casino, Century, Granada. SOLID BODY GUITARS....Crestwood Deluxe, Wilshire, Coronet, Olympic. BASSES.....Embassy Deluxe, Newport, Rivoli. AMPLIFIERS....Panorama, Emperor, Embassy, Constellation, Futura , Ensign, Might Mite, Lancer, Electra, Comet, Pacemaker. CLASSIC GUITARS....Barcelone, Espana, Classic, Seville, Entrada, Madrid. FLAT TOP GUITARS....Excellente, Frontier, Troubadour, Eldorado, Texan, Coretz, Caballero. TWELVE STRING guitars....Bard, Serenader. 5-STRING BANJOS....Plantation, Minstrel, Campus. TENOR BANJO...ACOUSTIC SPANISH GUITARS... Emperor, Deluxe, Howard Roberts, Triumph, Zenith and MANDOLIN..Venetian Mandolin & Venetian Mandolin electric!.

1966 Epiphone (Gibson) catalog

- o This 10" x 13" full color catalog shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars, acoustic guitars, banjos, mandolins and amplifiers for Epiphone instruments made in Kalamazoo , Michigan by Gibson in 1966. Great illustrations showing ALL the cool models along with loads of details. All the hip electric and acoustic models including the Emperor, Sheraton, Caiola, Broadway, Riviera, Sorrento, Casino, Century, Granada , Howard Roberts Custom, Crestwood Deluxe, Crestwood Custom, Wilshire, Coronet, Olympic Double, Olympic Special, Embassy Deluxe , Newport and Rivoli Basses. Also shows 12 strings Riviera and Wilshire. All the acoustic line is shown as well...Excellente, Troubadour, Bard, Frontier, El Dorado, Texan, Serenader, Cortez and Caballero. Banjos include Plantation, Minstrel and Campus models. Also classic guitars, acoustic archtops and amps. Loaded with great photos and useful reference information on this maker's instruments.

1966 Epiphone Price List (Gibson)

- original 1966 Epiphone Price List Effective July 1, 1966. This 8-page price list includes all the fine Epiphone products offered by Gibson in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Measures 3 1/2" x 8". Prices for ELECTRIC SPANISH GUITARS...Emperor, Sheraton, Al Caiola (Custom & Standard), Broadway, Riviera, Howard Roberts, Sorrento, Casino, Century, Granada. SOLID BODY GUITARS....Crestwood Deluxe, Wilshire, Coronet, Olympic. BASSES.....Embassy Deluxe, Newport, Rivoli. AMPLIFIERS....Panorama, Embassy, Constellation, Futura , Ensign, Regent, Electra, Comet, Pacemaker.Also Maxima and Superba (Solid State). CLASSIC GUITARS....Barcelone, Espana, Classic, Seville, Entrada, Madrid. FLAT TOP GUITARS....Excellente, Frontier, Eldorado, Texan, Cortez, Caballero.FOLK GUITARS....Troubadour, Folkster. TWELVE STRING FLATTOP guitars....Bard, Serenader. TWELVE STRING ELECTRIC GUITARS....Riviera-12, Wilshire-12....5-STRING BANJOS....Plantation, Minstrel, Campus. TENOR BANJO...ACOUSTIC SPANISH GUITARS...Emperor, Deluxe, Howard Roberts, Triumph, Zenith and MANDOLIN..Venetian Mandolin & Venetian Mandolin electric!. They’re all here with prices..even the Tremotone vibrato and Vibrola!

1975 Epiphone Catalog

- This RARE complete Norlin-era catalog/pricelist shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars, acoustic guitars, banjos and mandolins from Epiphone in 1975. This shows ALL the models along with details and prices. Includes:Flattop Guitars FT-120, FT-130, FT-135, FT-335. JUMBO Flattops FT-140, FT-145, FT-150, FT-350, FT-550. SUPER JUMBO FT-570BL. TWELVE String Flattops FT-160, FT-165, FT-365, FT-565. BANJOS EB-98, EB-99. EM-50 MANDOLIN. CLASSIC GUITARS EC-15, EC-20, EC-24, EC-25. ELECTRIC BASSES ET-288N, ET-285, EA-260, ELECTRIC GUITARS (Solid Body) ET-290N, ET-278, ET-275, (Electric Acoustic) EA-250, EA-255. Loaded with great photos and useful reference information on this maker's early Japanese import instruments......

1937-39 EPIPHONE PROMO PHOTOS

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Epiphone Promo photos in my personal archive. This collection includes top quality scans of ORIGINAL b&w photos from Epiphone which were distributed to high volume dealers as promotional tools in the late 30s. There's a bunch of endorsers with their Epiphones: Albert Harris (from the Howard Jacobs Orchestra) and his early Epiphone Emperor archtop, George Van Eps with his early Electar 6 string spanish guitar, amp and Epiphone Triumph custom acoustic archtop, Lloyd Gilliam playing his Electar Lap Steel through an early Electar Amp while Sammy Kay looks on approvingly, Vincent Maffay (CBS staff artist) playing a cool late 30s Epiphone Emperor with a vintage CBS microphone nearby, Frank Klinger (with George Hall) playing an early 16" archtop with white pickguard, Jack Skiles (with Fred Waring) playing his late 30s Epiphone Deluxe, Frank Federico playing his 30s Epiphone (looks like an Emperor) while LOUIE PRIMA looks on approvingly and a few studio photos showing a pair of blonde Epiphone Triumphs used in a family "cowgirl" band with a Gibson Hawaiian guitar too! ....all the photos are clear

1937-39 EPIPHONE Instrument catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 6" x 9" 31-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of top quality archtop and flattop acoustic guitars , mandolins and mandolas produced by the Epiphone Co. in New York at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all their cool acoustic stuff included: Emperor, Deluxe, Broadway, Triumph, Spartan, Blackstone, Zenith and Olympic archtops. Flattops include F.T. 75, F.T. 27, Madrid Hawaiian. Epiphone carved mandolins include Windsor, Strand and Adelphi. Pages of cool photos of endorsers with their Epiphones as well as several pages of accessories..bars, picks, stands and cases. Some minor discoloration in text area only....all the photos are clear..(see photos for more about contents)

1941 EPIPHONE Instrument catalog

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 44-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of top quality archtop and flattop acoustic guitars , mandolins and early electric instruments produced by the Epiphone Co. in New York at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all their cool acoustic stuff included: Emperor, Deluxe, Broadway, Triumph, Spartan, Blackstone, Zenith and Olympic archtops. Flattops include F.T. Deluxe, F.T. 75, F. T.37, F.T. 27, several classic guitars, Navarre Hawaiian. Epiphone carved mandolins shown include Windsor, Artist, Strand , Rivoli and Adelphi. Also shows a mandola and mandocello! New in this catalog are the early Zephyr Electric instruments...Hawaiians, Guitars, banjos, mandolins...as well as the cool wood amplifiers. Pages of cool photos of endorsers with their Epiphones as well as several pages of accessories..bars, picks, stands and cases. One photo clipped out (hawaiian lap steel)....with original PRICE LIST!

1961 EPIPHONE BASS VIOLS brochure

- This 8 1/2" x 11" 4-page brochure shows and describes the line of basses produced by the Epiphone Inc. of Kalamazoo, Michigan at this time. Shown and described are: ARTIST (natural), PROFESSIONAL (blonde) and STUDIO (shaded).

ESP Electric Guitar Brochure

- RARE ESP Electric Guitar Brochure. This 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" format color catalog of 8 pages (including covers) shows all the cool electric guitar available from ESP at this time. It's undated but given there are "metal" guitars included my hunch is from the 80s. All the traditional models are included...in other words Jazz & P-bass copies, Tele & Strat copies as well as the Contemporary Series, Eclipse, Mirage, Surveyor & Horizon Basses....and the METAL Series... even a double-neck! Lots of info on these rare products.

1981 ESP catalog

- ORIGINAL 8-page color catalog shows and describes the complete line of Electric Sound Products (ESP) including Navigator, Char Model, Random Star, Torrocco as well as GOLDTOP, DOT 335, LP CUSTOM and FIREBIRD copies....great Japanese versions of all the classic American guitars...STRATS, CUSTOM TELES, P-BASS, J-BASS,SG, etc. Also includes their extensive line of quality replacement parts & accessories.

1957 EXCELSIOR ACCORDIANA guide/catalog

- Eight-page color guide/catalog from 1957 contains tips on selecting the right size and model accordion as well as illustrations and information on the Excelsior accordion line from this period.

1950s FENDER TWEED AMPS brochure

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Fender Sales Inc promotional brochure in my personal archive is one piece of paper folded to make 4 pages that show and describe Fender's line of TWEED amplifiers available at that time. Undated but appears to be about 1956-57. Shown and described are : TWIN amp, BASSMAN amp, BANDMASTER amp, PRO amp, SUPER amp, TREMOLUX amp, VIBROLUX amp, DELUXE amp, HARVARD amp, PRINCETON amp and CHAMP amp. Front has "Dear Customer:"..

1950s Fender Sales Catalog

- I've had this so long I don't recall where it came from and though it is not MARKED reprint it is just too clean to be an original catalog. Quality is very good and , as photos show, it includes all the cool collectible products offered by Fender Sales Inc back in the Santa Ana days..cool reference material..(see photos for contents).

1957-58 FENDER Full Line CATALOG

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" FENDER Catalog from 1957-58 has loads of photos of stars with their Fender guitars and amps as well as cool photos of Pedal Steel Guitar model 1000, Stringmaster Guitars (4 neck, 3 neck, 2 neck), Lap Steels, Precision Bass, maple neck Stratocaster , Black Guard Telecaster & Esquire, Duosonic & Musicmaster, Electric mandolin, Tweed Amps...TWIN, BASSMAN, BANDMASTER, PRO, SUPER, TREMOLUX, DELUXE, VIBROLUX, HARVARD, PRINCETON, CHAMP, Foot Pedal, tweed cases as well as strings, picks, slides and DeArmond pickups, Electro-Voice microphones and the mind-numbing centerfold showing Fender's NAMM Show display featuring their complete line.

1957 FENDER Sales Inc. Price List

- RARE complete ORIGINAL FENDER Sales Inc. Price List dated February, 1957. Pricelist is a single piece of paper folded to produce 4 panels with prices on amplifiers, speakers, Pedal Steels, Steel Guitars, Stratocaster, Telecaster, Esquire, Duo-Sonic, Musicmaster, Precision Bass, Cases, Strings, Fender Replacement Parts (tuners, necks, pickups) D'Andrea picks, Fender Guitar Picks, Steels, DeArmond Guitar Pickups, Electro Voice Microphones, etc...everything offered by Fender at the time. Neat maple neck strat, Tweed Twin amp and Double neck steel on cover. 8 1/2" x 11" format.

1958 FENDER GUITARS & AMPS catalog

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Fender Sales Inc catalog in my personal archive has 8 pages that show and describe Fender's line at that time. Undated but definitely 1958. Shown and described are all the cool maple necks and tweed amps including: "New" JAZZMASTER, PRECISION BASS with BASSMAN amp, STRATOCASTER guitar with TWIN amp, TELECASTER guitar with TREMOLUX amp, ESQUIRE guitar with SUPER amp, DUOSONIC 3/4 guitar with VIBROLUX amp, MUSICMASTER 3/4 guitar with HARVARD amp, electric MANDOLIN and VIOLIN, Studio Deluxe set, Champ Student set, Pedal Steels 1000 & 400, Stringmaster Steel Guitars, Deluxe & 8-steel guitars, BANDMASTER amp, PRO amp, DELUXE amp, Foot Pedals, Cases and amp covers too!

1960 FENDER FINE ELECTRIC INSTRUMENTS catalog

- ORIGINAL (undated) 8 1/2" x 11" format catalog with photos of all the finest Fender offerings in guitars, amps and accessories at the time. Includes the "new" Custom Telecaster & Custom Esquire as well as the Telecaster, Esquire, Stratocaster, newly introduced Jazz Bass, Precision Bass, Jazzmaster, Duo-Sonic, Fender Electric Mandolin. Amps featured are a white Tolex Twin, Bandmaster, Vibrasonic, Concert, Super, Pro, etc. Also features the last year for Leo Fenders famed Tweed tube amps, with photos of a Tweed Fender Deluxe, Harvard, Tremolux, Champ, Vibrolux and the hard to find Tweed extension cabinet! Catalog also shows the last year for the Fender Tweed guitar cases with photos of three Tweed cases. Victoria Amp covers, volume pedals, brown Tolex gig bag to fit a Stratocaster and a Telecaster.

January 1, 1960 FENDER Sales Inc. Price List

- RARE complete FENDER Sales Inc. Price List dated January 1, 1960. Pricelist, a single piece of paper folded to produce 4 panels, shows prices on amplifiers, speakers, Pedal Steels, Steel Guitars, Cases, Strings, Food Pedals, Regal Guitars & Ukes, D'Andrea picks, Fender Guitar Picks, Replacement Parts, Steels, DeArmond Guitar Pickups, Electro Voice Microphones, etc... everything offered by Fender at the time. Spine is split almost halfway up. Some "new" prices handwritten in by dealer for "piggy-back" Showman, Bassman and Tremolux amps which were not included in this pricelist. Neat slab board Jazzmaster and Vibrosonic amp on cover. 8 1/2" x 11" format. A very cool bit of Fender memorabilia....

1961-62 FENDER FINE ELECTRIC INSTRUMENTS catalog

- ORIGINAL (undated) catalog with photos of all the finest Fender offerings in guitars, amps and accessories at the time. Includes the "new" BASS VI six string bass along with the Telecaster Custom & Esquire Custom as well as the slab board Telecaster, Esquire, Stratocaster, newly introduced "Professional Amplifiers" ....piggy back white tolex Showman, Bassman , Bandmaster, Jazz Bass, Precision Bass, Jazzmaster, Duo-Sonic, Fender Electric Mandolin. Catalog also shows the newly introduced Duosonic 3/4 size and the Musicmaster 3/4 guitars and there's a neat piggy back white tolex tremolux too. Victoria Amp covers, volume pedals, brown Tolex gig bag to fit a Stratocaster and a Telecaster.

1964-65 FENDER ELECTRIC INSTRUMENTS catalog

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Fender Sales catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Fender's line of guitars and amplifiers available at that time. Cover is dated 1964-1965. Shown and described are: JAGUAR, JAZZMASTER, STRATOCASTER, TELECASTER CUSTOM, ESQUIRE, DUOSONIC, MUSICMASTER, MUSTANG, BASS VI, PRECISION BASS, JAZZ BASS, DUAL SHOWMAN, TWIN REVERB, SUPER REVERB, VIBROVERB, BASSMAN, BANDMASTER, TREMOLUX, CONCERT , PRO and CHAMP blackface amps. Also RHODES PIANO, PEDDAL STEELS, ELECTRIC MANDOLIN, single and double neck LAP STEELS, CONCERT & KING acoustics, ECHO CHAMBER, REVERB UNIT, AMP COVERS AND CASES.

1965-66 FENDER ELECTRIC INSTRUMENTS catalog

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Fender Sales catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Fender's line of guitars and amplifiers available at that time. Cover is dated 1965-1966. Shown and described are: JAGUAR, JAZZMASTER, STRATOCASTER, TELECASTER CUSTOM, ESQUIRE, DUOSONIC, MUSICMASTER, MUSTANG, 12-STRING, BASS VI, PRECISION BASS, JAZZ BASS, 5-STRING BASS, DUAL SHOWMAN, TWIN REVERB, SUPER REVERB, BASSMAN, BANDMASTER, TREMOLUX, VIBROLUX REVERB, PRO REVERB, DELUXE REVERB, DELUXE, PRINCETON REVERB and VIBRO-CHAMP blackface amps. Also ELECTRIC PIANO, PEDAL STEELS, ELECTRIC MANDOLIN, single and Triple neck LAP STEELS, CONCERT , KING , PALOMINO, MALIBU and NEWPORTER flattops, ECHO UNIT, REVERB UNIT, PIANO BASS, CELESTE, AMP COVERS AND CASES.

1960s FENDER ALBUM OF STARS

- original 1960s FENDER ALBUM OF STARS which is an 8 1/2" x 11" format album with 20 black and white promo photos of all the stars of the day with their Fender products. Some amazing guitars, amps and accessories are shown as well. Includes HERMAN'S HERMITS, BOB DYLAN, PEANUT BUTTER CONSPIRACY, SIMON & GARFUNKEL, CHAD & JEREMY, PAT SENATORE & JOHN PAISANO, BEACH BOYS, WAYNE NEWTON, IAN & SYLVIA, BUCK OWENS, MERLE HAGGARD, MIKE SALUZZI WITH ROGER WILLIAMS, THE BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD, SONNY & CHER, MONK & WES MONTGOMERY, RAY CHARLES, CHRIS MONTEZ, NOEL HARRISON, THE CYRKLE, THE BAJA MARIMBA BAND as well as quite a few full page photos of Fender's cool vintage stuff....Jazz Basses, Strats, Electric 12, Coronados, etc.

1966-67 FENDER Full Line CATALOG

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" FENDER Catalog from 1966-67 with 35 numbered pages (not counting covers) has loads of photos and information on Fender Musical Instruments. Great photos of stars with their Fender guitars and amps as well as cool color photos of Jaguar, Jazzmaster, Stratocaster, Bass VI, Mandolin, 12-string, Telecaster , Esquire, Jazz Bass, Precision Bass , 5-string Bass, Pedal Guitars, Stringmaster Series, Foot Pedals, Mustang, Mustang Bass, Duosonic, Musicmaster, Champ Set, Studio Deluxe Set, Dual Showman, Showman 15, Echo Units, Bassman, Bandmaster, Twin/Reverb, Reverb Unit, Super/Reverb, Pro/Reverb, Vibrolux/Reverb, Deluxe/Reverb, Deluxe, Princeton/Reverb, Vibro-Champ, Fender/Rhodes Keyboards, Contempo Organ, Coronado Thinline Guitars, Kingman, Concert, Shenandoah and Wildwood Acoustic Guitars, Banjos, Palomino, Mailibu, Villager and Newporter Acoustic Guitars as well as strings and accessories.

September 1966 "FENDER FACTS" no. 12

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Fender Facts No. 12 in my personal archive has eight pages with lots of cool info and photos of NEW PRODUCTS including the Contempo Organ , Solid State Public Address system, Fender Coronado Guitars, Fender Banjos, Solid State amps and reverb unit, Mustang Bass, Microphones and some highlights of the Namm Show.

July 1967 "FENDER FACTS" no. 14

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Fender Facts no. 14 in my personal archive has eight pages with lots of cool info and photos of NEW PRODUCTS including the "Exciting New Wildwood Look For 1968". Covers Coronados, Solid State Amps, NEW Bronco Set, Telecaster-Esquire with TREMOLO, New Bodyguards and acoustic pickups.

November 1967 "FENDER FACTS" no. 15

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Fender Facts No. 15 in my personal archive has four pages of news....Highlights the Coronado "Wildwoods" as Prestige models. Includes Bronco Set, Reverb Mike & Boom Join the Line. Also mentions Fender Vibratone and new hand tooled leather guitar strap. Namm 1967 show mentioned as well. Also introduces the other Fender publication I have ....The Service Manual.

November 1968 "FENDER FACTS" no. 16

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Fender Facts No. 16 in my personal archive highlights the Fender Super Showman Amps XFL-1000, XFL-2000, Fuzz-Wah pedal, neck personalization, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, Fender Amp Stands, Fender Blender, tremolo kits, Dimension IV, Thinline Telecaster and the Dual Showman (now with reverb)...

1965-66 FENDER ELECTRIC GUITAR COURSE BOOK ONE

- ORIGINAL 1965-66 FENDER ELECTRIC GUITAR COURSE BOOK ONE. This is a very cool 48-page Fender course for electric guitar that covers setting up the equipment, rudiments of music, notes,etc....even has a certificate of achievement. Measures about 9" x 12" .What I sure do love are the neat color photos showing vintage Fender gear...loads of cool Fender guitars, amps,etc as well as a vintage Fender ad on the back cover! A very cool bit of Fender memorabilia with copyright date 1965 ......

1967 FENDER Guitar & Amp Service Manual

- This RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" FENDER Guitar & Amp Service Manual in my personal archive is a fifteen page softbound manual dated March, 1967."This manual is intended to be a guide for the musician or dealer wishing to make minor adjustments or repairs without the need of consulting a professional repair shop or returning the instrument to the factory. Contents include those areas which comprise over 90% of the troubles and annoyances." Some cool b/w photos as well as valuable reference information.

1968 FENDER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 12" x 9" forty-six page color catalog in my personal archive. shows and describes Fender's complete line of products available at that time. Shown and described are : ELECTRIC GUITARS... Bronco set, Coronado I, II and XII, Coronado (Wildwood), Duo Sonic, Electric XII, Esquire, Musicmaster, Mustang, Jaguar, Jazzmaster, Stratocaster, Telecaster. ACOUSTIC GUITARS...Concert, Coronado acoustic (Wildwood), Kingman, Malibu, Newporter, Palomino, Shenandoah, Villager. BASSES... Bass V, Bass VI, Coronado bass I and II, Jazz, Mustang, Precision. STEEL GUITARS..Champ set, Deluxe 6, Deluxe 8, Dual 6, Pedal 400, Pedal 800, Pedal 1000, Pedal 2000 Studio Deluxe set, Stringmaster. Electric Mandolin. AMPLIFIERS...Bandmaster, Bassman, Deluxe/Reverb, Dual Showman, Princeton/Reverb, Pro/Reverb, Solid-State Bassman, Solid-State Vibrolux/Reverb, Solid-State Deluxe/Reverb, Solid-State Twin/Reverb, Solid-State Super/Reverb, Solid-State Pro/Reverb, Soundette, Showman 15", Super/Reverb, Twin/Reverb, Vibro/Champ, Vibrolux/Reverb. KEYBOARDS.... Contempo, Fender-Rhodes Celeste, Fender-Rhodes piano, Fender-Rhodes piano bass. BANJOS...Allegro series, Artist series, Concert Tone series. Also shows loads of accessories like picks, bodyguards, etc.

July 1968 FENDER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS price list

- riginal July 1968 FENDER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS price list which measures 3 3/4" x 8 1/2" and includes prices for solid bodies, thin lines, sem-acoustic, basses, speakers, amps, foot pedals, pedal steel guitars, teles, strats, jazz basses, etc...a rare comprehensive price list from the Santa Ana days...(see photos for contents).

1968 FENDER SHOWMAN AMP catalog "THE BIG ONES"

- original 1968 FENDER SHOWMAN AMP catalog called "THE BIG ONES" which shows and describes Fender's Super Showman amplifiers models XFL 2000, XFL1000. Not dated. Measures 8 1/2" x 11" closed. Single piece of glossy stock that opens to produce 4 panels.

1969 FENDER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS catalog

- RARE original 1969 FENDER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS CATALOG. This is the rare "Fender Lovin' Care" full color 45-page 8 1/2" x 12" format catalog that shows the complete Fender line of electric and acoustic guitars , basses, amps and accessories available at this time. It features beautiful photos of the instruments as well as complete descriptions and specifications. YOWZA!!...the vintage Fender stuff in this catalog!: Jaguar, Jazzmaster, Stratocaster, Telecaster, 12-string, Esquire, 5-string Bass, Jazz Bass, Bass VI, Precision Bass, Mustang, Mustang Bass, Musicmaster, Duo-Sonic, mandolin, Pedal Guitar 1000 & 400, Bronco Set, Champ Set, Studio Deluxe Set, Stringmaster, Pedal Guitar 2000 & 800, Foot Pedals, Deluxe 6 & 8, Dual 6, Wildwood and Antigua guitars,Montego & LTD Jazz Guitars, Coronado thinline guitars and basses, Acoustic Guitars, Banjos, Fender Rhodes and Contempo, Dual Showman & Showman 15 amps, Bandmaster, Twin Reverb, Bassman and Super Reverb amps, Vibrolux Reverb, Princeton Reverb, Pro Reverb, Deluxe Reverb, Pro Reverb, Vibro Champ amps, PA systems, Echo Units, microphones, strings, body-guards,etc... Loads of endorsees photos as well..Jimi Hendrix, Beach Boys, Buck Owens, The Byrds, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Sonny & Cher, etc....

October, 1969 FENDER Musical Instruments Price List

- RARE complete FENDER Musical Instruments Price List October, 1969 (copyright date is 10/69). Pricelist of 10 pages with prices on amplifiers, speakers, pa systems, Rhodes Keyboards, Thinline guitars and basses (Coronados), Solid Body Electric Guitars.... Jaguar, Jazzmaster, Strat, Tele, Esquire, Mustang, Bronco, P bass, J bass, Bass VI, Acoustic guitars....Kingman, Concert Villager, Shenandoah, Malibu, Redondo, Newporter, Banjos , Pedal Steels, accessories , Food Pedals, Fender Blender, Strings, Polish...etc...everything offered by Fender at the time. Approx 3 3/4" x 8 1/2".

1970 FENDER INSTRUMENTS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" ninety-three page color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Fender's complete line of products available at that time. Shown and described are : ELECTRIC GUITARS... Jaguar, Jazzmaster, Stratocaster, Custom Telecaster Telecaster Thinline, Competition Mustang, Bronco, Musicmaster, Antigua / Coronado II, Antigua / Coronado XII, Hand Carved Montego I, II. BASSES... Jazz, Telecaster, Precision, Fretless Precision, Competition Mustang, Musicmaster, Antigua / Coronado, Bass VI. STEEL GUITARS..PS210, Pedal 2000, Pedal 800, Pedal 1000, Pedal 400, Stringmaster, Dual Six , Deluxe 6, Deluxe 8 , Champ, Studio Deluxe. AMPLIFIERS...Dual Showman Reverb, Twin Reverb, Bandmaster, Bandmaster Reverb, Super Reverb, Pro-Reverb, Vibrolux Reverb, Deluxe Reverb, Princeton, Princeton Reverb, Champ, Vibro Champ, Bronco, Vibratone, 400 PS Bass, Super Bassman I and II, Bassman, Bantam Bass, Musicmaster Bass, Super Showman, Libra, Capricorn, Scorpio , Taurus, Transistor Bassman, Transistor P.A. system, Reverberation unit, Fender Blender. KEYBOARDS.... Pedal Bass, Piano Bass, Rhodes (suitcase), Rhodes, Mark 1. BANJOS...Concert Tone Custom, 5-string Bluegrass banjos, Tenor banjos, Plectrum banjos, 5- string Extra Long neck Folk banjos. Electric mandolin and violin too!! Also shows loads of accessories like strings, pedal, cases, speakers, etc and custom color chart.

1970 FENDER INSTRUMENTS catalog

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" four-page color catalog that shows and describes Fender's complete line of acoustic flattop guitars available at that time. Also includes the Fender banjos available then. Fender acoustic guitars and banjos were apparently manufactured by Harmony for Fender at this time.

1970 FENDER ACOUSTIC GUITARS

- ORIGINAL 12-page color catalog containing illustrations and information on the entire Fender CBS line of acoustic guitars from this period. Kingman, Palomino, Malibu, Redondo, Newporter, Shenandoah, Villager, etc as well as accessories.

January 1, 1971 FENDER Retail Price List

- original FENDER Retail Price List effective January 1, 1971 with copyright date of 1970. This pricelist, with 14 numbered pages, contains prices on Solid Body Electric Guitars, Thinline Electric Guitars, Semi-Solid Body Electric Guitars, Acoustic Electric Guitars, Acoustic Guitars, F-series acoustic guitars and banjos, Thinline Electric basses, Banjos, Elec Violins & Mandolins, Pedal & Steel Guitars, Amplifiers, Rhodes Pianos, etc....you get the picture (of course there are no pictures...just text) this covers Fender's entire line of products at the time. Approx 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" ...

February 15,1972 FENDER Retail Price List

- This is a 16-page 8 ˝" x 11" format 1972 FENDER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS PRICE LIST that contains retail prices effective February 15, 1972 for -- Solid Body Guitars, Thinline Electric Guitars, Semi-Solid body Electric Guitars, Acoustic-Electric Guitars, Acoustic Guitars, F series Acoustic Guitars, Solid Body Electric Basses, Thinline Electric Basses, Banjos, Electric Violins and Mandolins, Pedal and Steel Guitars, Guitar, Bass and Amplifier Sets, Tube Type Guitar Amplifiers, Tube Type Bass Amplifiers, Public Address System, Keyboard Instruments, Rhodes Keyboard System, Special Effects Devices, String Instrument Accessories, Amplifier, P.A., and Special Effects Device Accessories, etc....Those were the days!!....Jazzmaster...$419.50 RETAIL! Jaguar....$451.00! Strat....$367.00! (ah... that would be sunburst....more if you wanted the custom color.... of course)

1972 FENDER INSTRUMENTS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" sixty-four page color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Fender's complete line of products available at that time. Shown and described are : ELECTRIC GUITARS... Telecaster Deluxe, Jaguar, Jazzmaster, Stratocaster, Telecaster Thinline, Telecaster Custom, Telecaster, Mustang, Bronco, Musicmaster, Hand Carved, Montego I, II. BASSES... Jazz, Telecaster, Precision, Fretless Precision, Musicmaster, Bass VI. STEEL GUITARS..PS210, Pedal 2000, Pedal 800, Pedal 1000, Pedal 400, Stringmaster, Dual Six, Deluxe 6, Deluxe 8, Champ, Studio Deluxe. AMPLIFIERS...Dual Showman Reverb, Quad Reverb, Super Six Reverb, Vibrosonic Reverb, Twin Reverb, Bandmaster, Bandmaster Reverb, Super Reverb, Pro-Reverb, Vibrolux Reverb, Deluxe Reverb, Princeton, Princeton Reverb, Champ, Vibro Champ, Bronco, 400 PS Bass, Bassman 100, Bassman 50, Bassman Ten, Musicmaster Bass. KEYBOARDS.... Rhodes (suitcase), Rhodes Mark 1Super Satellite Power Speakers, Piano Bass. Also shows and describes ELECTRIC MANDOLIN AND VIOLIN and shows loads of accessories like strings, pedal, cases, speakers, pickups, bigsby tailpiece, etc and custom color chart.

1970 FENDER BANJOS catalog

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color catalog in my personal archive. shows and describes all the Fender Banjos available at that time. Shown and described are: ARTIST BLUEGRASS BANJO, CONCERT TONE CUSTOM BANJO (plectrum), CONCERT TONE CUSTOM BANJO (bluegrass 5 string) , ALLEGRO BLUEGRASS BANJO, CONCERT TONE TENOR, ARTIST TENOR, ALLEGRO TENOR, CONCERT TONE PLECTRUM, ARTIST PLECTRUM, ALLEGRO PLECTRUM, ARTIST 5-string EXTRA LONG BANJO, ALLEGRO 5-string EXTRA LONG BANJO, ARTIST FOLK BANJO (regular length 5 string) and ALLEGRO FOLK BANJO.

1975 FENDER Pedal Steel Guitars brochure

- This RARE ORIGINAL four page 8 1/2" x 11" FENDER Pedal Steel Guitars brochure in my personal archive shows and describes Student Single 10, Artist Single 10, Artist Dual 10 and information on the bodies, tunings, pedal action, string changer system, pickups and scale. Also includes two original inserts...one is the price list and the other lists the Super Twin Amplifier.

1977 FENDER BASSMAN TEN AMP Owners Manual

- The RARE complete ORIGINAL 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" FENDER Bassman Ten Amplifier Owner's Manual from 1977 with eight numbered pages (not counting covers) has photos and information on this amp. The back cover is also a Warranty registration which was never filled in or removed!! Also included is the complete schematic that accompanied this Owner's Manual!

1978 FENDER INSIDE RHODES Pamphlet

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 3 1/2" x 8 1/2" FENDER "INSIDE RHODES" color pamphlet from 1977 with ten pages of photos and information on the Rhodes Keyboards. Subjects like YOU PERSONALIZE THE RHODES SOUND, YOU TUNE EASILY WITH NO TUNING TOOLS, HAMMER AND FLANGE FORM INTEGRATED UNIT all accompanied with great detailed photos. Great bit of Fullerton, California FENDER memorabilia..

1980 FENDER PRICE LIST

- RARE complete September 1980 FENDER Instruments Price List. Pricelist, with 14 numbered pages, has prices on The Strat, Stratocasters, Left Hand Models, Telecaster Deluxe, Telecaster Custom, Telecaster Guitars, Mustang Guitars, Lead I and Lead II, Musicmaster, Acoustic guitars, Banjos, Basses, amplifiers, speakers, and accessories..etc... just about everything offered by Fender at the time...

1981 FENDER PRICE LIST

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 3 1/2" x 8 1/2" FENDER "THE SOUND THAT CREATES LEGENDS" suggested retail pricelist effective Dec. 12, 1981 with thirteen numbered pages of prices for Strat, Vintage Stratocaster, Gold Stratocaster, Telecasters, Lead Series, Bullet Electric, Vintage Precision Bass, Precision Special Bass, Gold Jazz Bass, Bullet Bass, Vintage Jazz Bass,etc... Contents include Solid Body Electric Guitars, Solid Body Electric Basses, Acoustic Guitars, Leo Banjos, Amplifiers and Accessories as well as a two page FENDER ELECTRIC GUITAR & BASS FINISHES. All text with product numbers, specifications and prices for all!

1983 FENDER BULLET Guitar brochure

- This ORIGINAL 11" x 8 1/2" color brochure in my personal archive is one piece folded to produce 4 pages. It shows and describes Fenders "Bullet" Guitars available at that time. Shown and described are "five exciting but affordable new guitars from Fender": Bullet, H- 1, S-2, S-3, H-2 and two basses B-30 and B-34.

1983 FENDER Montreux/London Reverb/Showman Amp Manual

- Complete ORIGINAL Fender manual with 18 numbered pages and information on the Montreux, London Reverb and Showman amps offered by Fender at the time....."The Sound That Creates Legends!!".

1983 FENDER PRICE LIST

- RARE complete FENDER Retail Price List dated January 1, 1983 with 17 numbered pages containing prices on Solid Body Electric Guitars, basses, classic guitars, Standard Series, Leo Banjos, California Series, Amplifiers, cases and accessories offered by Fender at the time. Nice color cover with Eric Clapton, Albert Lee, Steve Morse, Jimi Hendrix, Kevin Cronin, Chrissie Hynde photos......

1985 FENDER INSTRUMENTS RETAIL PRICE LIST

- RARE complete January 1985 FENDER Instruments Retail Price List with 32 numbered pages containing prices on Fender's complete line of Guitars, basses, amplifiers, and accessories..etc...just about everything offered by Fender at the time.....a full 32 pages worth!! Approx 3 1/2" x 8 1/2"....

1987 FENDER SQUIER color pamphlet

- ORIGINAL 1987 FENDER SQUIER fold-out style color pamphlet copyright dated 1987 showing the Squier guitars and basses offered at that time. Pamphlet is a single piece of paper folded to produce multiple panels.

1988 FENDER Guitars catalog

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color brochure in my personal archive is 8 pages cover to cover and it shows and describes Fenders guitars available at that time. Shown and described are : Vintage Series ('52 Tele, '57 Strat, '62 Strat, '57 P-bass, '62 P-bass, '62 Jazz Bass), Strat Plus, Signature Series Strats (Eric Clapton, Yngwie Malmsteen) and American Standard Stratocaster & Telecaster.

1988 FENDER STANDARD SERIES guitar brochure

- ORIGINAL 1988 FENDER STANDARD SERIES guitar brochure is one page folded to produce multiple panels showing STANDARD SERIES strats, teles, P-bass, J-bass, etc. Dated 1988. Measures 4" x 8 1/2" closed and opens to 8 1/2" x 12" ...

1990 FENDER Guitars & Basses catalog

- This ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color brochure in my personal archive is 8 pages cover to cover and it shows and describes Fenders guitars and basses available at that time. Shown and described are : Strat Plus, Deluxe Strat Plus, Strat Ultra, Precision Bass Plus, Jazz Bass Plus, Jazz Bass Plus V, American Standard Telecaster, Stratocaster, Jazz Bass and JF-90 bass. Last page also shows and describes the entire Vintage Series ('52 Tele, '57 Strat, '62 Strat, '57 P-bass, '62 P-bass, '62 Jazz Bass).

1991 FENDER Frontline Spring'91, vol 4

- Complete ORIGINAL Fender Frontline Spring 1991 vol 4...includes Vinnie Moore , 40th Anniv Bass Poster, Floyd Rose joins Fender, Garth Brooks' pickers Garver & McClure and more...(see photos for more about contents)

1996 FENDER CUSTOM SHOP GUITARS & AMPLIFIERS CATALOG

- ORIGINAL 1996 FENDER CUSTOM SHOP GUITARS and AMPLIFIERS CATALOG. This is an 8 1/2" x 11" format full color brochure printed on good magazine stock Volume 50, Number 1 that contains photos and information on guitars and amps offered by FENDER's CUSTOM SHOP at this time. Namesakes... D'Aquistos, Robben Ford Elite and Ultra, Robert Cray Strat, Dick Dale Strat, Jerry Donahue Telecaster, Danny Gatton Tele, Albert Collins Tele, Clarence White Tele, Waylon Jennings Tele, Set Neck Contemporary, Relics (50s NoCaster, 50s Strat, 60s Strat, 60s Jazz), Custom Classics, Cool white tolex amps and DREAMS COME TRUE custom guitars......20 lavishly photographed pages of FENDER gear!! A wonderful addition to the library of any Fender fan...(see photos for more about contents)

1996 SQUIER by Fender color catalog

- 1996 SQUIER by Fender color catalog is an 8 1/2" x 11" format color catalog with great photos of the Squier electric gutiar, basses and amps offered by Fender at this time. Shows the pro-tone strat series, standard strat, tele, precision bass and amps.

1930's-40s CARL FISCHER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS catalog

-RARE complete ORIGINAL 1930's-40s CARL FISCHER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS catalog shows and describes the complete line of musical instruments and accessories offered at this time. Everything musical from bagpipes to horns, banjos, guitars, violins, fifes, flutes, flageolets, french horns and more.Includes 88 pages with a neat color illustration section in the middle. Also includes 2-page order form. Please see photos for contents...it's a dazzling array of fine (now valuable vintage) instruments...(see photos for more about contents)

1984 FLATIRON catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" catalog is in folder format with SIX insert pages that show and describe the complete line of finely crafted instruments of the mandolin family available from this Bozeman, Montana manufacturer at that time. Shown and described are : CARVED TOP MANDOLINS - A5-2, A5-1; MANDOLINS- No. 1 & No. 2 (natural, shaded, sunburst), MANDOLAS - No. 1, No. 2 (shaded, sunburst, maple, koa); OCTAVE MANDOLINS - No. 3; also includes accessories, instrument specifications, two Frets review reprints and the folder that holds it all together with endorsements by loads of satisfied customers including David Grisman and Jesse McReynolds. Inside of folder has a foldout section with loads of shop and construction photos..

1989 FLATIRON BANJO COLLECTION catalog

-ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Flatiron Banjo Collection brochure with pricelist (that includes prices for mandolins & banjos) from my personal archive. Flatiron/ division of Gibson days. This ORIGINAL 4-panel brochure is not dated showing and describing the Montana Rose, Montana Rose Deluxe, Silverbow, Sweetgrass, Curly Maple Sweetgrass and Bighorn. Back side shows Gibson Montana logo. The pricelist is dated January 1, 1989 and it has prices for all the banjos shown in the brochure and includes prices for Signature Series mandolins Model No. 1, No. 2, No. 3, Mandola models No. 1, No.2 & No.3, Octave Mandolin Model No. 3, Carved Top Mandolins A5, F5, Performer Series Cadet, Festival A, Performer A, Festival F, Performer F as well as accessories ...

1973 FOXX EFFECTS brochure

- ORIGINAL circa 1973 FOXX EFFECTS brochure "LAY YOUR SOUL ON THESE". This color brochure shows all the Foxx goodies available at this time including vintage Fuzz, Wa pedals, tone machine, etc. Pretty cool 40 year old original stomp box brochure consisting of 4 panels...

1967 FRAMUS BANJOS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 7 3/4" x 7 3/4" six-page catalog in my personal archive is one piece of paper folded three times to produce SIX well-illustrated pages). It shows and describes the complete banjo line available from this German manufacturer at that time. Shown and described are : TENOR BANJO models 6/274 , 6/174 and 6/74. FIVE STRING BANJO models 6/75, 6/275 , 6/175 and long neck 6/175 PS. Also shows and describes GUITAR BANJO models 6/76 and 6/176. There is one MANDOLIN BANJO model 6/78 as well. Undated. See more photos .

1967 FRAMUS GUITARS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11 1/2" sixteen-page catalog and two page insert in my personal archive. shows and describes the complete guitar line available from this German manufacturer at that time. Shown and described are : AZ-10 (Attila Zoller) SERIES models 5/67 and 5/65. Missouri acoustic electric model 5/60 E, thin body electrics (Studio, Atlantic, Caravelle, Deluxe 6) , electric 12 strings, Country Western flattops (Gaucho, Texan, Western, Jumbo, Blue Ridge and the amazing double neck Big 18), Acoustic 12 strings, Solid Electrics (Strato series AND Big 18 double neck!), classic guitars, Lute, electric basses (solid and thin acoustic electric), along with student guitars and mandolins (solid and hollow body). The insert shows Fret Jet and New Sound acoustic electrics as well as the Strato series solid bodies , Sorella and Missouri archtop cutaways! Undated.See more photos .

1979 FRANKLIN GUITARS catalog

- original five-page Franklin OM guitar brochure from Guitar's Friend. This shows and describes the OM model guitar line available from this maker at that time. Includes descriptions and prices of model 1 (OM-18 style), model 2 (OM-28 style Indian Rosewood), model 3 (OM-28 style Brazilian Rosewood) and model 4 (OM-41 style). Includes pricelist and endorsement page.

1980 FRANKLIN GUITARS catalog

- RARE ORIGINAL 12-page catalog that shows and describes the complete guitar line available from the Franklin Guitar Co. at that time. Distributed by Guitars Friend and includes June 1980 pricelist. Shown and described are : Franklin OM and Franklin Jumbo, with a couple of color photo pages detailing these beautiful flattops...excellent reference material and case candy! See more photos ..

1953 FRONTALINI ACCORDION brochure

- original FRONTALINI literature from a 1953 wholesaler catalog consists of 3 color pages printed both sides. Features the many Professional Frontalini (Made In Italy) Accordion models....Artist, Master models, Professional models, Baby Grand models, Student models as well as a page featuring the DELUXE accordions. Made in Italy...... (more photos showing contents)

ORIGINAL G & L guitar and bass catalog

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" G & L Guitar and Bass catalog from my personal archive. This ORIGINAL 8-page catalog (including covers) is not dated. It shows and describes SIX ASAT models, Legacy, Custom, Signature, etc....would like to know issue date if you can help please let me know....

1978 J. W. GALLAGHER & SON guitar catalog

- ORIGINAL 7" x 10" 1978 J. W. GALLAGHER & SON guitar catalog with signed letter + price list shows and describes all the cool flattops available at the time and pricelist includes both dealer and list prices. Additionally there is a separate 2-page letter describing and pricing the "new" at the time Doc Watson Model, 71 Special Model and 72 Special model. The letter, dated October 4, 1978 was hand-signed by J.W. Gallagher.

1903 THE GIBSON MANDOLIN-GUITAR COMPANY catalog

-This 32-page catalog reprint shows and describes Gibson's early mandolins (A, A-2, A-3, A-4, F, F-2). Models F-3 and F-4 mentioned but not shown. Also shows guitars Style O, Style O-2. Even shows an early Harp Guitars (R-1, Style U). Undated.

1921 GIBSON MANDOLIN-GUITAR COMPANY catalog

- This 30-page catalog shows and describes Gibson's famous mandolins (A, A-2, white face A-3, A-4, F-2 and F-4. Also shows L-1, L-3, L-4 guitars, Style O guitar H-1 , H-2 & H-4 mandolas, K-1, K-2 & K-4 mandocellos...even shows a style U Harp Guitar AND a Mando-Bass!!

1926 GIBSON MASTERTONE BANJOS catalog

- This 19-page catalog reprint shows and describes Gibson's Banjos You'll Love To Play....including: TB-5, Granada, TB-4, TB-3, TB-2, TB-1, TB-0, PB-3 (plectrum), GB-3 (guitar banjo), MB-3 (mandolin banjo), UB-2 (uke banjo) as well as some pretty cool photos of banjo bands and some neat old accessories. Undated.

1930-31 GIBSON BANJOS GUITARS MANDOLINS UKULELES catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 5 1/4" x 7 3/4" sixty-eight page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's extensive line of banjos, ukulele banjos, guitars, tenor guitars, ukuleles, mandolins, mandolas, mando cellos, harp guitar and mandobass available at that time. Shows the early 1-piece flange banjo models with double-cut peghead. Shown and described are : BANJOS...New All American, Florentine, TB-6, TB-Granada, TB-4,TB-3, TB-2, TB-1, PB-4, PB-1, RB-3, RB-1, MB-3, MB-2, GB-3, Bass Banjo, UB-1, UB-2, UB- 3, UB-4. GUITARS...L-5 , L-4, L-3, Nick Lucas, L-2, L-1, L-0, TG-1, UKULELES...TU (tenor), Style 1, Style 2, Style 3. MANDOLINS....F-5 (Fern), F-4, F-2, A-4, A, A-0, H-5 mandola (fern), K-5 mando-cello, Style U harp-guitar, Style J mando-bass. Includes LOADS of cool photos of endorsers with their instruments, orchestras, hawaiian players, etc. Undated.

MARCH-APRIL 1931 GIBSON MASTERTONE PUBLICATION

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Gibson MASTERTONE March-April 1931 issue monthly publication described as "A Fretted Instrument Monthly For Player, Teacher and Dealer"...Cover photo shows The Griffiths with Gibson F-5 Loar mandolin, K-4 mando-cello, mandola, etc. Loads of photos and articles showing Gibson endorsers, teachers, students, etc. Cool photo of Frank Staffa with his Loar L-5, photo of Archambault's small goods dept. Montreal. Teachers with mastertones, a Ukrainian Orchestra, another with an All American tenor, etc. Gibson introduces new models to replace the Kel Kroydens. Loads of cool photos and articles....truly an historical treasure trove!

OCTOBER 1936 GIBSON MASTERTONE PUBLICATION

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Gibson MASTERTONE October 1936 issue monthly publication described as "A Fretted Instrument Monthly For Player, Teacher and Dealer". Cool photo of Halsted Fretted Orchestra on cover....loads of students playing Gibsons...Articles on tunings (by Eddie Alkire), players with Gibson banjos , lap steels and other instruments. Great "Romance of The Forest Monarch" article showing early wood shop and care of lumber used in instrument making. Jimmy Smith Speaks article on placing the electric hawaiian guitar amplifier, Leon and Eddie Speak...Great ad on back cover for the "New 1937 Gibson Amplifier"... Loads of cool photos and articles.

CHRISTMAS 1936 GIBSON MASTERTONE PUBLICATION

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Gibson Christmas, 1936 MASTERTONE monthly publication described as "A Fretted Instrument Monthly For Player, Teacher and Dealer". Articles include "Why I Play Hawaiian Guitar", "Swing Time on the S.S. Haiti", "All Around the World" with photos of Marion Gange and Clyde Compton with their vintage Gibson guitars...Article on "Answers---Should Children Learn The Names Of The Notes?"..., Sally and Jack photos ...youngsters playing Gibsons, William McMichael Orchestra of Newark , Ohio...Detroit the Motor City article wih loads of great photos of endorsers and their Gibsons.... Jimmy Smith speaks..Smiley Burnette and Kay Hughes with Gibson amplifier, ... Loads of cool photos and articles.

1936 GIBSON Catalog X

- complete ORIGINAL prewar Gibson 1936 catalog X that shows and describes Gibson's extensive line of TENOR BANJOS...(TB-00, TB-1, TB-11, TB-3, TB-4, Granada , TB-6, Florentine and All American.), PLECTRUM BANJO..(PB-4),FIVE STRING BANJOS...(RB-3..),MANDOLIN BANJOS...(MB-3), ARCHTOP GUITARS...(L-30 , L-37, L-50, L-75 , L-4, L-7, L-10, L-12, L-5 and Super "400"), FLATTOP GUITARS....(Nick Lucas, Advanced Jumbo, Jumbo "35", Century Model L-C, L-00..), HAWAIIAN GUITARS....(HG-00, Roy Smeck Stage Deluxe Model), ELECTRIC HAWAIIAN GUITARS...(EH-100, EH-150), ELECTRIC ARCHTOP GUITAR...(ES-150 Charlie Christian with CC pickup), MANDOLINS...(F-5 Fern, F-7, F-4, A-75, A-Century, A-50, A-1 and A-00)..Also H-0 Mandola, Style U Harp Guitar, Style J Mando-Bass, Uke-1,TU Tenor Uke, UB-1 Uke Banjo as well as pages of accessories, picks, strings, steels, bridges, tuners, banjo supplies,etc.

1937 GIBSON Catalog Y

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 6 1/2" eighty-eight page Gibson catalog Y in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's extensive line of TENOR BANJOS...TB-00, TB-1, TB-11, TB-75 also Top Tension TB-7 , TB-12 and TB-18. PLECTRUM BANJO..PB-1. FIVE STRING BANJOS...RB-75. MANDOLIN BANJOS...MB-00. ARCHTOP GUITARS...L-30 (new finish), L-37, L-50, L-4, L-7, L-10, L-12, L-5 and Super "400". FLATTOP GUITARS....Nick Lucas, Advanced Jumbo, Jumbo "35", Century Model (L-C), L-00, L-0. HAWAIIAN GUITARS.... HG-00, Roy Smeck Model. ELECTRIC HAWAIIAN GUITARS...EH-100, EH-150 and Double Neck Hawaiian. ELECTRIC ARCHTOP GUITAR...ES-150 (Charlie Christian) and Electric Mandolin EM-150 with CC pickup. MANDOLINS...F-5 Fern, F-7, F-4, A-50, A-1 and A-00. Also H-0 Mandola, Style U Harp Guitar, Style J Mando-Bass, Uke-1, TU Tenor Uke, UB-1 Uke Banjo as well as pages of accessories, picks, strings, steels, bridges, tuners, banjo supplies,etc.

1939 GIBSON Catalog AA

- This complete ORIGINAL 7" x 10" fifty-seven page Gibson catalog AA in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's extensive line of TENOR BANJOS...TB-00, TB-11, TB-75 also Top Tension TB-7 and TB-18. FIVE STRING BANJOS...RB-75. MANDOLIN BANJOS...MB-00. ARCHTOP GUITARS...L-30, L-37, L-50, L-4, L-7, L-12, L-5, L-5 Cutaway, Super "400" and Super "400" Cutaway. FLATTOP GUITARS....L-0, L-00, Jumbo "35", Jumbo "55", Super Jumbo "100" and Super Jumbo "200". HAWAIIAN GUITARS....HG-00, Roy Smeck Model. ELECTRIC HAWAIIAN GUITARS...EH-100, EH-150, EH-185. ELECTRIC ARCHTOP GUITARS...ES-100, ES-150, ES-250 as well as pages of accessories. Includes Price Changes effective October 25, 1939 AND the rare "Supplement to Catalog AA" dated October 1, 1940 with NEW EH-275, EH-185, ES-300, EH-100 , ES-100, ES-150, etc.

1939 GIBSON ELECTRICAL INSTRUMENTS SUPPLEMENT

- ORIGINAL Gibson Electric Instruments catalog supplement includes some of the rare "NEW" electrical models being offered by Gibson at the time. Pages are numbered 25-32..which correspond to same pages in the 1939 catalog. Sent by Gibson in response to request for information on the new Electric Instruments. Includes photos of endorsers playing Gibsons and instruments....EH-185, EH-150, EH-100 Hawaiian Guitars with amplifiers. Console Grande Electric Hawaiian Guitar and the "Charlie Christian" models...ES-250 and ES-150 guitars as well as the ES-100 model. Last page shows the Electric mandolins model EM-150 and EM-100. Some rare stuff to be sure...

1947 GIBSON catalogue

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 7" x 10" catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of fine acoustic instruments produced by Gibson at this time. Includes illustrations and descriptions of: Super 400, L-5, Super 300, L-12, L-7C, L-4, L-50, L-48, TG-50, GS-1, J-200, SJ, J-45, J-50, LG-2, CF-100 GUITARS. F-12 and A-50 MANDOLINS. RB-150 and TB-100 BANJOS.

1951 GIBSON ACOUSTIC GUITARS Catalogue

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 7" x 10" catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of fine acoustic guitars, banjos and mandolins produced by Gibson at this time. Includes illustrations and descriptions of: GUITARS...Super 400 Cutaway, L-5 (natural), Super 300, L-7C, L-4C, L-48, J-200, SJ, J-45, J-50,L-50, TG-50, Gibson Classic Guitar, GS-2, LG-2, LG-3, CF-100, J-185. MANDOLINS... F-12, A-50, EM-150 and Florentine Electric. BANJOS...TB-250, RB-150, TB-100 and TU-1 uke!! Stars with Gibson guitars featured on the back cover!

1955 GIBSON ELECTRIC GUITARS Catalogue

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 7" x 10" catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of fine electric instruments produced by Gibson at this time. Includes illustrations and descriptions of: GUITARS...Super 400CES, L-5CES, ES-5, ES-350, ES-175, ES-175N, ES-150, ES-125, ES-295, ES-140. AMPS...GA-90, GA-77, GA-55, GA-40, GA-30, GA-20, GA-6, GA-9, GA-V1 (electronic vibrato). Les Paul goldtop, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Junior, J-160E. EM-150 elec mandolin, Electric Bass (violin). Back cover has stars with their Gibson guitars!

1955 GIBSON PRICE LIST

- RARE ORIGINAL 5" x 8" price list from 1955. This eight page price list includes prices for all the cool, rare Gibson instruments available at the time. From the LG-1 with a list price of $80.00 , the J-200N list price of $360., Super 400CN @ $600., Les Paul Goldtops for $235....loads of incredible instruments and their astounding prices.

1956 GIBSON ELECTRIC GUITARS Catalogue

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 7" x 10" late '55 , early '56 catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of fine electric instruments produced by Gibson at this time. Includes illustrations and descriptions of: GUITARS...Super 400CES, L-5CES, ES-5, ES-350, ES-175, ES-175N, ES-150, ES-125, ES-295, ES-140. AMPS...GA-90, GA-77, GA-55, GA-40, GA-30, GA-20, GA-6, GA-9, GA-V1 (electronic vibrato). Les Paul goldtop, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Junior, Les Paul Special, ES-225, J-160E. EM-150 elec mandolin, Electric Bass (violin). BR-9 Steel Guitar, Console Grande, Ultratone, Century, BR-6, Consolette and Electraharp!

1956 GIBSON "NEW GIBSON MODELS"

- This RARE ORIGINAL 5" x 8" four page brochure dated January, 1956 shows and describes some rare Gibson instruments available at the time. NEW Byrdland, New ES-5 Switchmaster, Newly designed Gibson Console Grande, Royaltone Lap Steel and the ES-350T are all shown and described!!!

1957 GIBSON ELECTRIC GUITARS & AMPLIFIERS Catalogue

- 20-page two-tone Gibson catalog is very similar to the earlier (approx 1956) catalog except this one includes the "Sensational New Byrdland" , the ES-5N (blonde) and the ES-350 TN which do not appear in others. Course it also shows the gold top and custom Les Pauls, Junior, TV, etc... No visible date but plainly from this period.

1957 GIBSON PRICE LIST

- This eight page price list includes prices for all the cool, rare Gibson instruments available at the time. From the LG-1 list price of $87.50 , CF-100 listed for $142.50, SJ listed for $155.00, the J-200N list price of $385., Super 400CN @ $625., Les Paul Goldtops for $247.50....loads of incredible instruments and their astounding prices!!!

1958 GIBSON ELECTRIC GUITARS & AMPS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" thirty-six page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's extensive line of electrics and amps available at that time. Shown and described are : Guitars... Super 400 CES, L5 CESN, Byrdland, ES-5 Switchmaster, ES-350T, ES-295, ES-225T, ES-175D, ES-175, ES-135, ES-125, ES-125T, ES-140T , ES-125T , Les Paul Jr. , LG-2 , Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Standard and Special, Les Paul TV and Junior, Flying V, ES-335TD. Basses... EB-1, EB-2 . Electric Acoustics... J-160E, CF-100E. Mandolins... Florentine solid body, EM-150 Steel Guitars...Multiharp, EH-620, EH-610, CG-520 Console Grande, C-530 Console, Ultratone, Century, BR-6, BR-9, Skylark. Amps...GA-Super 400, GA-200, GA-90, GA-85, GA-77, GA-70, GA-40, GA-30, GA-20, GA-9, GA-6, GA-5 Skylark, Gibsonette, Super Maestro, Maestro. Doublenecks...Double-12, Double mandolin.

circa 1960 GIBSON "TRADITIONAL" Fine Guitars Catalog

- the complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" eight-page black/white special section brochure shows and describes Gibson's Acoustics, Electric Steels, Mandolins and Ukuleles available at that time. Shown and described are: GUITARS... Super 400C, L5 CN, L-7C, L-4CN, L-50, L-48. ELECTRIC STEEL GUITARS: EH-820 Electraharp, Multiharp, EH-620 Electraharp, EH-610 Electraharp, Console Grande CG-520, Skylark Outfit, Century-6. MANDOLINS: F-5 Artist, F-12 Artist, Florentine Electric, EM-150 Electric, A-5 Florentine, A-50, A-40N. UKULELES: Uke 1, TU-1 Tenor Ukulele, BU-1 Baritone Ukulele.

1960 GIBSON GUITARS & AMPLIFIERS catalog

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" forty-four page catalog shows and describes Gibson's extensive full line of guitars, amps , etc available at that time. Shown and described are : Guitars...ByrdlandN, ES-350TD, ES-355TD-SV, ES-345TD, ES-335TD (dot neck), ES-330T (dot neck), ES-125TC, ES-125T / ES-125T , ES-140T 3/4 , Les Paul Standard (flametop), LP Custom (3 PAFs), Les Paul Special, TV, Les Paul Junior, Melody Maker, Melody Maker 3/4 , Super 400CES, L-5CES, ES-5 (3 humbuckers), ES-175D, ES-125. Basses.... EB-0, EB-2, Doublenecks..... Double 12, Double Mandolin. Steel Guitars.... Multiharp, EH-620 Electraharp, EH-610 Electraharp, Skylark Outfit, CG-520 / CG-530 Console Grande, Century- 6. Amplifiers.... GA-Super 400, G-200 Rhythm King, GA-86 Ensemble, GA-80 "Vari-Tone", GA-77 Vanguard,GA-40T Les Paul Model,GA-30 Invader,GA-20T Ranger, GA-18T Explorer, GA-6 Lancer, GA-14 Titan,GA-88S Stereo-Twin, GA-5 /GA-5T Skylark,GA-8 / GA-8T gibsonette, GA-83S Stereo-Vib, GA-87 Stereo Maestro, GA-46T Super Maestro, Maestro Standard, Maestro Viscount. Acoustic Guitars... J-200N, SJN Country Western, SJ Southerner Jumbo, J-50 Adj., J-45, J-160E,LG-0, LG-1, LG-2, LG-3, C-1 , C-2, C-6, Super 400 C, L-4CN, L-7C, L-5CN /, L-48, L-50, TG-0, TG-50. Banjos.... RB-100, RB-250, TB-100, TB-250. Mandolins... A-5 Florentine, F-5 Artist, F-12 Artist, Florentine Electric, EM-150, A-40, A-50N.

1962 GIBSON GUITARS & AMPLIFIERS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's extensive full line of guitars, amps , etc available at that time. Shown and described are : Guitars...Byrdland, ES-350, ES-355TD / ES-355TD-SV, Barney Kessel, ES-330T / ES-330TD, ES-335TD, ES-345TD, ES-125TC, ES-125T / ES-125T , ES-140T , Les Paul Standard, Custom, Les Paul Special, TV, Les Paul Junior, Melody Maker, Melody Maker , Super 400CES, Johnny Smith, L-5CES, ES-175D, ES-125. Basses.... EB-0, EB-3, EB-6. Doublenecks..... Double 12, Double Mandolin. Steel Guitars.... Multiharp, EH-620 Electraharp, EH-820 Electraharp, EH-610 Electraharp, Skylark, CG-520 / CG-530 Console Grande, Century- 6. Amplifiers.... GA-1RT Maestro Reverb Echo, GA-2RT Maestro Deluxe Reverb Echo, GA-5 / GA-5T Skylark, GA-8 / GA-8T Discoverer, GA-6 Lancer, GA-18T Explorer, GA-20T Ranger, GA-30RV Invader, GA-40T Les Paul Model, GA-77RV Vanguard, GA-79RV Stereo-Reverb, GA-80T "Vari-Tone", GA-100 Bass, GA-200, GA-400, GA-15RV Maestro 15 RV, GA-16T Maestro Viscount, GA-45T /GA-45RV, GA-78RV Maestro Stereo. Acoustic Guitars... J-200N, Hummingbird, B-45-12, SJN Country Western, SJ Southerner Jumbo, J-45, J-50, J-160, LG-0, LG-1, LG-2 / LG-2 , LG-3, C-1 / C-1E, C-2, C-6, Super 400 C, L-4CN, L-7C, L-5CN / L-5CT, L-48, L-50, TG-0, TG-50 / ETG-150. Banjos.... RB-100, RB-170, RB-250, TB-100, TB-250. Mandolins... A-5 Florentine, F-5 Artist, F-12 Artist, Florentine Electric, EM-150, A-40, A-50. Ukuleles... Uke-1, TU-1, BU-1 .

1962 GIBSON PRICELIST

- Original October 15, 1962 GIBSON price list contains prices on Gibson's complete line of guitars, basses, amps, banjos, mandolins and accessories available at the time. Includes Johnny Smith, Tal Farlow, Barney Kessel, Super 400, L-5, ES-175, ES-125, Byrdland, ES-330, ES-335, ES-345, ES-350TD, ES-355, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Standard, Les Paul Junior, SG-TV, SG Special, Melody Makers, EB-0, EB-3, and EB-6 basses, Double Necks, Electraharps, Multiharp, Amplifiers, FLATTOPS...J-200, Dove, Everly Bros, Hummingbird, SJN, SJ, J-50, J-45, J-160E, B-25, F-25, B-45-12, B-25-12, LG-1, LG-0, B-25 3/4, CLASSIC GUITARS, TENOR GUITARS, BANJOS (including Tenor, 5-string), ACOUSTIC ARCHTOPS...Super 400C, L-5C, L-7C, L-4C, L-50, L-48,MANDOLINS....F-5, F-12, A-5, Florentine, EM-150, A-50, A-40, etc...the complete line included..

1963 GIBSON FIREBIRD & THUNDERBIRD GUITARS brochure

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 7" x 9" circa 1963 brochure in my personal archive shows and describes the "6 New Solid Body Guitars" introduced by Gibson at this time. Includes illustrations and descriptions of: Firebird I, Firebird III, Firebird V, Firebird VII, Thunderbird II and Thunderbird IV as well as a custom color chart. Brochure is one piece of paper folded to produce numerous panels.

1963 GIBSON GUITARS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's extensive full line of guitars available at that time. Shown and described are : Guitars....Johnny Smith Guitar, Barney Kessel Guitar, Tal Farlow Guitar, Super 400 CES, L-5 CES, ES-175D, ES-125 Byrdland, ES-355TD-SV, ES-345TD, ES-335TD, ES-330TD, ES-125TC, ES-125T, ES-140T , ES-120T, Firebird V, VI, Firebird I, II, SG Standard, Custom, Special, SG-TV, Junior, SG-TV, Junior, Melody Maker. Basses...Thunderbird II, IV, EB-0, EB-3, EB-6. Doublenecks... Double 12, Double Mandolin, Double Bass.

1960s GIBSON Crestline Amplifiers CATALOG

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" GIBSON "Sound" Catalog from mid 1960s has Photos , specifications and PRICES for rare Gibson tube amps including LES PAUL GA-40T, HERCULES GA-60, EXPLORER GA-18T, DISCOVERER GA-8T, GA-8, SKYLARK GA-5T & GA-5. Also includes the Tuck-away amp models SUPER 400 GA-400, SUPER 300 GA-300RVT, RHYTHM KING GA-200 and BASS AMP GA-100. Amps with Reverberation include: VANGUARD GA-77RVTL, SUPER 300 GA-300RVT, VANGUARD GA-77RVT, STEREO GA-79RVT, STARFIRE TR-1000RVT, INVADER GA-30RVT and FALCON GA-19RVT.

1960s GIBSON AMPLIFIERS CATALOG

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" GIBSON "Sound" Catalog from mid 1960s has photos , specifications and PRICES for rare Gibson tube amps including TITAN V, TITAN III, TITAN I, ATLAS IV, MERCURY II, MERCURY I, CUSTOM, RECORDING, DISCOVERER, SKYLARK, VANGUARD, STEREO, INVADER, HAWK, FALCON, SCOUT, VANGUARD w/REVERB-ECHO as well as REVERB UNITS,

1965 GIBSON MINUTEMAN GA-20 RVT Amp Instructions & Schematic

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" GIBSON Minuteman Amp model GA-20 RVT 4 page instructions from 1965. Couple of pages of general info and schematic for this rare tube amplifier.

1957 GIBSON LES PAUL JUNIOR Amp Schematic

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" GIBSON Les Paul Junior Amp model GA-5 instruction folder consists of 2 pages including schematic.

1960s GIBSON Maestro Fuzz-Tone FZ-1A Instructions & Schematic

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" GIBSON Maestro Fuzz-Tone model FZ-1A 4-page instructions from mid 1960s. Couple of pages of general info with diagrams and schematic for this rare vintage "electronic tone synthesizer".

1965 GIBSON GAZETTE

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Gibson Gazette in my personal archive has a cover and main story on WES MONTGOMERY and also includes article on ELLEN KOLE (Gibson Girl) and two page spread ARTIST GALLERY showing artists with their Gibsons. There's guitar tips by Merle Lemon and Trackin' Down The Stars with Tiny Timbrell. Last page shows and describes Gibson's Electric Thin Models (ES-335td, EB-2, ES335-12).

1968 GIBSON GAZETTE

- this complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Gibson Gazette in my personal archive has cover and main story on GARY BURTON QUARTET-An interview with Gary Burton, Larry Coryell, Steve Swallow. Also includes article on REASONS with a Gimmick, The Record Corner and Trackin' Down The Stars with Tiny Timbrell. The Artist Gallery with loads of great photos of players and Gibsons and People Places and Events too. Last page shows a bunch of Gibson Models being played in a great Gibson ad.

1969 GIBSON GAZETTE

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Gibson Gazette in my personal archive features cover and main stories on THE RASCALS and ROY CLARK. Also includes article on THE GUITAR by Barney Kessel. Trackin' Down The Stars with Tiny Timbrell. The Artist Gallery with loads of great photos of players and Gibsons. Vanilla Fudge, Johnn Smith, Barney Kessel, John Bishop, Carl Smith, Stonewall Jackson, Trini Lopez, etc. Last page shows a rare Gibson Heritage ad.

1970 GIBSON GAZETTE

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Gibson Gazette in my personal archive features cover and main story on B.B. KING. Also includes Trackin' Down The Stars with Tiny Timbrell. The Artist Gallery with loads of great photos of players and Gibsons. Tony Mottola, Everly Brothers, Rolling Stones, B.B. King, Pat Martino, Trini Lopez, Barney Kessel, Felix Cavaliere, Roy Clark, The Frost, etc. Last page shows a rare Gibson Citation full page ad.

1966 GIBSON FULL LINE CATALOG

- This complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" Gibson 48-page FULL LINE color catalog features Gibson's complete line of guitars and amplifiers as well as mandolins, banjos and steel guitars. In addition to the gorgeous full-page spread on the sunburst Super 400CES, you will see great color photos and complete descriptions of the Johnny Smith, Trini Lopez Deluxe, Trini Lopez Standard, Barney Kessel, Tal Farlow, Super 400CES, L-5 CES, ES-175D, ES-125CD,ES-125, Byrdland, ES-355TD-SV, ES-345TDC, ES-335TDC, ES-330TD, ES-125TDC, ES-140T 3/4, ES-125T, ES-120T,ES335-12, Firebird V-12, SG Custom, SG Standard, SG Special, SG Junior, Melody Maker, Firebird VII, Firebird V, Firebird III, Firebird I, Thunderbird IV, Thunderbird II, EB-3, EB-0, EB-2, Double 12, Double Mandolin, Double Bass, over 15 different amplifiers (including the rare and desireable GA79RVT, J-200, Dove, Heritage, Everly Brothers, Hummingbird, SJ Southerner Jumbo, J-50, J-45, J-160E, B-25, LG-1, LG-0, FJ-N, F-25, B-45-12, B-25-12, C-8 classic, C-6 Richard Pick Custom, C-4, C-2, C-1D, C-1, C-0, Flamenco 2, ETG-150 electric tenor, TG-25, TG-0, TB-800, TB-500, TB-250, RB-800, RB-250, RB-100, RB-170, RB-175, PB-250, PB-100, Super 400C, L-5C, L-7C, L-4C, L-50, F-5 Artist, F-12 Artist, A-5 Florentine, Florentine Electric mandolin, EM-150, A-50, A-40, Century 6 and Skylark Lap Steels an Electraharp and Console Grande too! Quite simply the finest catalog any Gibson fan could hope to have!

1967-68 GIBSON FOLK INSTRUMENTS

- This complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" brochure in my personal archive features Gibson's line of flattops, classics, banjos and tenor guitars available at that time. Shown and described are : J-200, Dove, Hummingbird, J-160E, Everly Brothers, SJN, J-45,B-25, LG-1, LG-0, FJ Folk Singer, F-25 Folk Singer, B45-12, B25-12, C-8 Grand Classic, C-6 Custom Richard Pick , C-4, C-2, Flamenco 2, C-1D, C-1E, C-0, TB-250, TB-100, RB-250 ("bowtie"), RB-100, RB-170, RB-180, RB-175, ETG-150, TG-25N, TG-0.

1968 GIBSON LES PAUL REINTRODUCTION BOOKLET

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" promo booklet from 1968 RE-introducing the ORIGINAL style single cutaway Les Paul Standard (Goldtop) and Les Paul Custom. This four page promo booklet shows and describes these two very desireable and collectable classics RE-introduced by Gibson at this time.

1968 GIBSON "It Goes Where You Go" GUITAR + AMP BROCHURE

- RARE original 1968 "It Goes Where You Go" GIBSON GUITAR + AMP brochure...an 8-page 5" x 9" format full color catalog that contains photos and information on some electric guitars, acoustic guitars, bass and amplifiers offered by GIBSON INC in 1968. Shows some cool guitars offered ..... ES-330td, SG Standard, ES335-12, EB-2, loads of Gibson amps, Melody Maker, J-50, Hummingbird and B-25.

1968 GIBSON CLASSIC C-L GUITAR PROMO SHEET

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" promo page from 1968 highlighting Gibson's C-L classic guitar. Gibson provided these promo sheets since their catalog was not available at the time. This one-sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare C-L model offfered by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON ES-340 GUITAR PROMO SHEET

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" black & white promo page from 1969 introducing this new model. This one sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes this rare Gibson thin-line electric guitar introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON ES-150 DC GUITAR PROMO SHEET

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" black & white promo page from 1969 introducing this new model. This one sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes this rare Gibson full bodied electric guitar introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON EB-1 BASS PROMO SHEET

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" black & white promo page from 1969 introducing this new model. This one sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes this rare Gibson solid bodied "violin" bass introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON BOSSA NOVA guitar PROMO SHEET

- ARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" black & white promo page from 1969 introducing this new model. This one sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes this rare Gibson electric, single cutaway classic style guitar introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON HERITAGE & BLUE RIDGE ACOUSTIC GUITARS PROMO SHEET

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" promo page from 1969 introducing three new model flattop acoustic guitars. This two-sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare Gibson Heritage Deluxe 6 string acoustic, Heritage-12 acoustic 12 string and the Blue Ridge acoustic D-size guitars introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON L.P.- 12 "LES PAUL" MONSTER AMPLIFIER PROMO SHEET

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" promo page from 1969 introducing the "MONSTER" Les Paul amplifier. This two-sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare Les Paul (L.P.-12) Amplifier and Les Paul Pre-Amp (L.P.-1) introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON MAGNUM 800 AMPLIFIER PROMO SHEET

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" promo page from 1969 introducing the "MAGNUM 800" amplifier. This two-sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare Magnum 800 piggy back solid state amplifier with eight 12" speakers and the Magnum 800 Pre-Amp introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON MEDALIST 4/10 AMPLIFIER PROMO SHEET

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" promo page from 1968 introducing the "Middle-Of-The-Roader" amplifier. Gibson provided these promo sheets since their catalog was not available at the time. This two-sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare "4 ten inch speakers" amplifier offfered by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON SUPER MEDALIST AMPLIFIER PROMO SHEET

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" promo page from 1968 introducing the "Super Medalist" amplifier. Gibson provided these promo sheets since their catalog was not available at the time. This two-sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare "two big speakers" Amplifier introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1969 GIBSON SKYLARK AMPLIFIERS PROMO SHEET

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" promo page from 1968 introducing the "Skylark" and the "Skylark T" amplifiers. Gibson provided these promo sheets since their catalog was not available at the time. This two-sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare "old faithful" Skylark Amplifiers offered by Gibson Inc at this time.

1970 GIBSON ELECTRIC ACOUSTICS Catalogue

- This RARE complete ORIGINAL 4" x 9" FULL color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of fine electric acoustic guitars produced by Gibson at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of full-bodied instruments, as well as the thin-line Trini Lopez Standard. Includes: Citation, Johnny Smith, Trini Lopez Deluxe, Trini Lopez Standard, Barney Kessel, Super 400-CES, L-5CES,ES-175D,ES-150DC and ES-125CD.

1970 GIBSON THINLINE ELECTRIC GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 4" x 9" FULL color catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of fine electric thinline guitars produced by Gibson at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of ten guitars including: BYRDLAND, CREST (available only 1969-1972 and shown only in this catalog!), ES-355TDSV, ES-345TD, ES-340TD, ES-335TD, ES-330TD, ES-125TD, ES-120T and ES-355-12.

1970 GIBSON ELECTRIC SOLID GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 4" x 9" FULL color catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of fine SOLID BODY electric guitars produced by Gibson at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of: SG CUSTOM, SG STANDARD, SG SPECIAL, SG JR, MELODY MAKER and MELODY MAKER 12 STRING.

1970 GIBSON LES PAUL GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 4" x 9" FULL color catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of fine LES PAUL guitars, bass and amplifier produced by Gibson at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of: LES PAUL CUSTOM, LES PAUL DELUXE, LES PAUL PERSONAL, LES PAUL PROFESSIONAL, LES PAUL JUMBO FLATTOP, LES PAUL BASS, LP-12 AMPLIFIER and LP pREAMP.

1970 GIBSON DIAMOND JUBILEE PRICE LIST

- 1970 GIBSON DIAMOND JUBILEE PRICE LIST with 16 pages containing prices on Gibson's complete line of guitars, basses, banjos, mandolins and accessories available at the time. Citation, Johnny Smith, Barney Kessel, Howard Roberts, Trini Lopez, Super 400, L-5, ES-175, ES-125, ES-150DC, Byrdland, ES-330, ES-335, ES-345, ES-355, Crest, Les Paul Personal, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Professional , Les Paul Deluxe, Les Paul Jumbo, Les Paul Bass, SG Custom, SG Standard, SG-Special, SG-JR, Melody Makers, EB basses, Double Necks, Amplifiers, Flattops...J-200, Dove, Heritage,Everly Bros, Hummingbird, Blueridge, SJN, SJ, J-50, J-45, J-160E, Jubilee Deluxe, Jubilee N, B-25, B-15, F-25,LG0, Artist-12, Heritage-12, Blue Ridge-12, B-45-12, Jubilee-12N, B-25-12, LG-12, Bossa Nova, Classic Guitars, Banjos (including All American, Florentine), Acoustic Archtops...Super 400C, L-5C, Mandolins....F-5, F-12, A-5,A-12, etc... the complete line included...

1970 GIBSON price list

- RARE original Sept. 1, 1970 GIBSON price list measures about 4" x 8 1/2" with 14 pages containing prices on Gibson's complete line of guitars, basses, amps, banjos, mandolins and accessories available at the time. Citation, Johnny Smith, Trini Lopez, Barney Kessel, Super 400, L-5, ES-175, ES-125, Byrdland, ES-330, ES-335, ES-345, ES-355, Crest, Les Paul Personal, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Professional, Les Paul Deluxe, Les Paul Jumbo, Les Paul Bass, SG Custom, SG Standard, SG Jr., Melody Makers, EB basses, Double Necks, Amplifiers, Flattops...J-200, Dove, Heritage,Everly Bros, Hummingbird, SJN, SJ, J-50, J-45, J-160E, B-25, F-25, B-45-12, B-25-12, Bossa Nova, Classic Guitars, Tenor Guitars, Banjos (including All American, Florentine), Acoustic Archtops..Super 400C, L-5C, L-7C, L-4C, L-50, L-48, Mandolins....F-5, F-12, A-5,A-12, etc... the complete line included.. Great reference material.

1971 GIBSON price list

- November 22, 1971 GIBSON price list containing prices on Gibson's complete line of guitars, basses, banjos, mandolins and accessories available at the time. Citation, Johnny Smith, Barney Kessel, Super 400, L-5, ES-175, ES-125,ES-150DC, Byrdland, ES-320, ES-330, ES-335, ES-345, ES-355, Crest, Les Paul Recording, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Deluxe, Les Paul Jumbo, Les Paul Triumph Bass, SG Custom, SG Standard, SG-Deluxe, SG-Pro , SG-250, SG-100, SG-200, EB basses, Double Necks, Amplifiers, Flattops...J-200, Dove, Heritage, Everly Bros, Hummingbird, Blueridge Custom, SJN, SJ, J-50, J-45, J-160E, B-25, F-25, B-45-12, B-25-12, Classic Guitars, Banjos (including All American, Florentine), Acoustic Archtops...Super 400C, L-5C, Mandolins....F-5, F-12, A-5,A-12, etc...the complete line included...

1972 GIBSON THE BASS PLACE

- ORIGINAL 1972 GIBSON THE BASS PLACE brochure. This 8" x 9" full color brochure contains photos and information on some basses offered by GIBSON INC at this time. Six panels and dated 1972. Shows some cool basses offered .....EB-4L, EB-3, EB-0, SB-350, SB-450 , etc......

1972 GIBSON FLATTOP GUITARS SERIES

- This complete ORIGINAL 3" x 7" Gibson color brochure has 22 pages detailing Gibson's full line of flattops, jumbo flattops, 12-string flattops and super jumbo flattops available at that time. Shown and described are : J-200 Artist, J-100 Custom, Heritage Custom, Dove Custom, Hummingbird Custom, Blue Ridge Custom, SJ Deluxe, J-50 Deluxe, J-40, J-160E Custom, B-25 Deluxe, B-20, LG-O, Blue Ridge 12 Custom, B-45-12 Deluxe, B-25-12N and LG-12. Also includes pages showing construction details....bracing pattern, neck pitch, modified french heel, truss rod, laminated neck, bridge, etc. A very interesting catalog showing some rare production model flattops. (see photos for more about contents)...

1975 GIBSON FLATTOP SERIES

- complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 11" brochure in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's full line of flattop acoustics available at that time. Shown and described are : J-200, Dove, Hummingbird J-55, Heritage, Gospel and J-50. Bill Withers on the cover playing his Gibson.

1975 GIBSON MANDOLIN SERIES

-complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 11" brochure from my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's full line of mandolins available at that time. Shown and described are : F-5, F-12, A-5 and A-12. Dash Crofts on the cover playing his Gibson.

1975 GIBSON ELECTRIC BASS SERIES

- complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 11" brochure in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's full line of basses available at that time. Shown and described are : Ripper L9-S, Grabber, EB3, Les Paul Triumph and Les Paul Signature. Peter Cetera on the cover playing the L9-S.

1975 GIBSON BANJO SERIES

- complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 11" brochure in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's full line of banjos available at that time. Shown and described are : All American (5-string!), RB-800, RB-350, RB-250, RB-100, Florentine Tenor, TB-800 and PB-800. Also describes TB-100, TB-250 and PB-250 (all three not shown). Roy Clark on the cover playing his Mastertone!

1975 GIBSON ELECTRIC ACOUSTIC SERIES

- complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 11" brochure in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's full line of Custom Order and Electric Acoustic models available at that time. Shown and described are : Citation, Super 400C, L-5C, Johnny Smith, Super 400-CES, Howard Roberts, Byrdland, ES-175D, L-5CES and ES-150DC.

1975 GIBSON THIN ELECTRIC ACOUSTIC SERIES

- complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 11" brochure in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's full line of thinlines available at that time. Shown and described are : ES-355TD-SV, ES-345TD, ES-335TD and ES-325TD. B.B.King on the cover playing his ES-355.

1975 GIBSON SOLID BODY SERIES

- complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 11" brochure in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's full line of solid body electrics available at that time. Shown and described are : L5-S, L6-S, SG Custom, SG Standard , SG Special and Marauder. Carlos Santana on cover playing the new L-6S.

1975 GIBSON LES PAUL SERIES

- complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 11" brochure in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's full line of Les Paul guitars and basses available at that time. Shown and described are : Les Paul Deluxe, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Signature guitar, Les Paul Signature bass, Les Paul Recording guitar, Les Paul Triumph bass. Keith Richards on cover playing Les Paul Custom. "Keef, is it you?"

1978 GIBSON GUITARS catalog

- complete ORIGINAL color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Gibson's extensive full line of guitars available at that time. The "Quality, Prestige, Innovation" catalog shows and describes: Guitars...The Les Paul, Les Paul Artisan, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Recording, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Pro Deluxe, Les Paul Standard, Les Paul Deluxe, Les Paul 55, Les Paul Special double cutaway , The Paul, L5-S , SG Custom, SG Standard, L6-S Custom, L6-S Deluxe, Melody Maker, S-1, Marauder, EDS-1275, RD Artist, RD Custom , RD Standard, ES-355TDSV, ES-347TD, ES-345TDSV , ES-335TD, ES-350T , ES-175T, Super 400C, L-5C, Kalamazoo Award Model, Super V CES, Super 400CES, L-5CES, JS , Byrdland, Howard Roberts Artist, Howard Roberts Custom, ES-175D, ES-175/CC. Basses... RD Artist, RD Standard bass, Les Paul triumph, EB3, Ripper L9-S ,Ripper fretless, G3, Grabber

1978 GIBSON RD SERIES GUITARS catalog

- This complete ORIGINAL color catalog shows and describes Gibson's RD SERIES of guitars and basses available at that time. The 8 page pamphlet/catalog describes the RD series introduced in 1977 and includes: RD ARTIST, RD CUSTOM, RD STANDARD, RD ARTIST BASS and the RD STANDARD BASS.

1980 GIBSON GUITARS catalog

- complete ORIGINAL color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes: Electric guitars...Kalamazoo Award Model, Super V CES, Super 400CES, L-5CES, JSD, Byrdland, Super 400C, L-5C, Howard Roberts Artist, Howard Roberts Custom, Howard Roberts Fusion, ES-175/CC, ES-175D Les Pauls: Les Paul Artist, Les Paul Artisan, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Pro Deluxe, Les Paul Standard, Les Paul Deluxe. Thinline guitars...ES- Artist, ES-355TDSV, ES-347TD, ES-345TDSV, ES-335PRO, ES-335TD. Solid body guitars...Flying V-II, L-5S, Explorer II, 335-S Deluxe, SG Standard, EDS-1275, RD Artist, The "Paul" (Standard), The "SG" (Standard), 335-S Custom, The "Paul" (Deluxe), The "SG" (Deluxe), 335-S Standard, Sonex-180 Custom, Sonex-180 Standard, Sonex-180. Deluxe Basses... RD Artist bass, Ripper L9-S, G3, Grabber. Acoustic Guitars... J-200, Dove, Heritage, Hummingbird, J-55, J-50/a>, J-45, J-40. Banjos & Mandolin... F-5L, All American, Florentine, 800 series, 250 series.

1980 GIBSON ES-335-S GUITAR PROMO SHEET

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color promo page from 1980 (undated) introducing three styles of this new model. This one sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare Gibson solid bodied ES-335 guitars introduced by Gibson Inc at this time....available in "Standard", "Custom" and "Deluxe".

1980 GIBSON FIREBRANDS PROMO SHEET

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color promo page from 1980 (undated) introducing this new model. This one sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare Gibson solid bodied Les Paul and SG guitars introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1980 GIBSON VICTORY SERIES GUITARS & BASSES PROMO SHEET

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" promo page from 1982 introducing these new model solid body electrics. This two-sided, single page promo sheet shows and describes the rare Gibson Victory Standard & Artist series solid body electric guitars and basses introduced by Gibson Inc at this time.

1980s GIBSON "THE AMERICAN SERIES" BROCHURE

-8 1/2" x 11" color 4-panel promo showing 6 Gibson American Series guitars. Shown are Corvus I, Corvus II, Corvus III, Challenger I, Challenger II and Invader solid bodies.Complete specifications also.(see more photos ).

1983 GIBSON GUITARS catalog

- complete ORIGINAL color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes: Electric guitars...Les Paul Standard, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Deluxe, ES335 Dot, BB King Lucille, ES-347, Johnny Smith, Victory MV X, SG Standard, Futura, Flying V, Explorer, EDS-1275, Chet Atkins Classic, L-5CES, Howard Roberts Fusion, ES- 175D, Byrdland. Basses...Victory Standard Bass.

1983 GIBSON GUITARS pricelist

- 6-panel pricelist containing prices on Gibson's complete line of guitars , mandolin and banjos available at the time. This is companion to the "American-made. World-played" catalog and it has some rare and unusual models including The Paul, ES Artist Challenger, Corvus, Invader, Kalamazoo Award Outfit, Super V CES, All American banjo, Flying V Heritage, LP 30th Anniversary, Futura, etc. (see photos for more about contents)...

1984 GIBSON GUITARS pricelist

- January 15, 1984 GIBSON price list that is a single piece of 9x12 paper folded to produce 6 panels containing prices on Gibson's complete line of guitars , mandolin and banjos available at the time. This is companion to the "American-made. World-played" catalog and it has some rare and unusual models including The Paul, ES Artist Challenger, Corvus, Invader, Kalamazoo Award Outfit, Super V CES, All American banjo, etc. A cool bit of Gibson memorabilia... (see photos for more about contents)...

1985 GIBSON DESIGNER SERIES promo sheet

- This 2-page ORIGINAL color promo sheet shows and describes the Artist Original Flying Vs , Les Pauls and Explorers. Some cool Custom Graphics on these originals.

1986 GIBSON ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENTS BROCHURE

- original Gibson ACOUSTIC INSTRUMENTS brochure measures 8 1/2" x 11" and is a single piece folded to produce 4 panels containing photos and descriptions of Gibson's acoustic line of guitars , mandolin and banjos available at the time. Models included are J-200, Dove, Hummingbird, J-100, J-45 SORS, J-180 SORS, J-35, J-30 SORS, J-25, EARL SCRUGGS 5 string Mastertone banjo, RB-250 Mastertone 5 String banjo and F-5L mandolin. (S.O.R.S = Symbiotic Oriented Receptor System).

1989 GIBSON "LEGEND LIVES ON" Guitar Brochure

- 1989 GIBSON "The Legend Lives on...." brochure is an 8 1/2" x 11" format full color brochure printed on good quality paper containing photos and information on some legendary guitars offered by GIBSON INC. There are 4 panels showing some cool stuff offered ..... Flametop on the cover, Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Standard, Les Paul Custom Lite, Les Paul Studio, Les Paul Junior II, SG Les Paul Custom, SG-62 Reissue, SG 90 Double Flying V 90 Double, ES-335 Dot, ES-347S, BB King Lucille, Chet Atkins SST, Chet Atkins CE/CEC, Chet Atkins Country Gentleman, ES-175, L4-CES, and U-2....very cool photos.

2001 GIBSON "PURE" GUITAR CATALOG

- this 12-page full color catalog contains photos and information on the many guitars offered by Gibson USA at this time. Les Paul Custom, Les Paul Standard, Les Paul Classic, Les Paul Studio, SG Supreme, SG Standard, SG Special, SG Junior, ES-175, ES-335, B.B. King "Lucille", ES-135, EDS-1275 double neck, Firebird V, Flying V ‘67, Explorer’ 76, Chet Atkins Country Gentleman, Tennessean, CEC, SST, Blueshawk, Thunderbird IV Bass, Les Paul Standard Bass, SG-Z Bass....all shown in excellent photos.

1979 GIVENS GUITAR & MANDOLIN catalog

- This rare 12-page brochure includes descriptions of instruments hand made by the late R.L. Givens at that time. Included are: Style 27 and Style 18 flattop guitars as well as A & F model mandolins.

1982 GOLD STAR BANJO catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color brochure in my personal archive is a single piece of paper folded in thirds to produce 6 full color pages showing and describing Gold Star mahogany and maple ARCHTOP series banjos available at that time. Shown and described are : Hearts & Flowers Model HF12 (maple), Model HF11 (mahogany), Model FE11 (Flying Eagle mahogany), Wreath Models W11 (mahogany) and Model W12 (maple). Also includes 1982 dealer pricelist with discount prices included.

1982 GOLD STAR BANJO catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color brochure in my personal archive is a single piece of paper folded in thirds to produce 6 full color pages showing and describing Gold Star mahogany FLATHEAD series banjos available at that time. Shown and described are : GF100FE (Flying Eagle), GF100W (Wreath), GF100 HF (Hearts & Flowers) and GF85 (RB-3 inlay). Additional photos show construction details making these some of the finest production banjos made. Also includes 1982 dealer pricelist with discount prices included.

1966 GOYA ELECTRIC GUITARS CATALOG

- ORIGINAL 9" x 12" format color guitar catalog with 12 pages that shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars and basses offered by the Goya Music Corporation at this time. Full color cover to cover with photos and descriptions of the Rangemasters (model 109B, 107S, 105R), Single Pickup Electrics (model 103R, model 101S), Rangemasters (model 116S, model 116R, model 116JB, model 116B) and the Panther II electric bass guitar! Also includes full page of Goya accessories (strings, vibratos, picks,powder and pegwinder).(see photos for more about contents)

January 15, 1975 GREAT LAKES Banjo catalog

- Offering a Download containing high quality scans (300 dpi) of the RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 21-page catalog from my personal archive. This digital catalog shows and describes the complete line of top quality open back and resonator banjos produced by the way-too-short-lived Great Lakes Banjo Co. in Ann Arbor Michigan at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the 5 string banjos included: Standard, Blue Ribbon and Special. Also includes photos of the shop and staff. Download includes PDF continuous document allowing you to see or print the entire catalog clearly. Can't be without this one! 42.6mb file....Please email.

1975 GREAT LAKES Banjo catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 25-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of top quality open back and resonator banjos produced by the way-too-short-lived Great Lakes Banjo Co. in Ann Arbor Michigan at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the 5 string banjos included: Vanguard, Standard, Blue Ribbon, No. 4, No. 5, Bill Keith Special, Elite and Presentation. Also includes the original price list dated June 1st, 1975. See more photos .

1950 GRETSCH Full Line catalog No. 50

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 112 page full line Gretsch catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of musical merchandise offered by Gretsch at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of accordions, banjos, brass instruments, drums, guitars, harmonicas, mandolins, musical toys & novelties, phonograph supplies, stands, music, store supplies, strings, ukuleles, woodwind instruments..even a violin department!! Loads of stuff including the vintage classics like Gretsch New Yorker guitar, banjo and mandolin, Gretsch Synchromatic models "Sierra", "100", "125" and "160". Also shows and describes the rare Custom Built Synchromatic "300" in sunburst and natural, Custom Built Synchromatic "400" and the "400F" Flattop!! Countless other archtops, flattops, guitar accessories , banjos, ukes, violins,etc.

1951 GRETSCH Guitars Album

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 5 3/4" x 9" black and white Gretsch guitar catalog in my personal archive. Entitled "Your Album of Gretsch Guitars For 1951" shows and describes the complete line of cool early model guitars offered by the famous Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Each model is shown and described along with the price. Models include: 6003 Grand Concert Guitar, 6015 Syncromatic (non cut), 6030 Synchromatic (cutaway), 6031 Syncromatic (natural cutaway), 6035 Syncromatic (sunburst, non-cut), 6039 Synchromatic (natural, non-cut), 6040 Synchromatic (non-cut), 6041 Synchromatic (natural, non-cut), 6185N Electromatic (natural, non-cut, DeArmond pu), 6188 Electromatic (natural, non-cut, 2 DeArmonds) and 6193 Electromatic (natural, cutaway, 2 DeArmonds).

1955 GRETSCH Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 10 1/2" Downbeat insert guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of guitars, Hawaiian Electrics, amplifiers and accessories offered by the famous Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Color covers with White Falcon, Cadillac Green Country Club, Eldorado, etc. Inside cover has color illustration of the early fixed-arm G-brand Chet Atkins 6120. Jimmie Webster full page endorsement. Loads of cool illustrations and descriptions of White Falcon, Country Club, Convertible, Corvette, Streamliner, Jet Twin Console as well as two other lap steels, Fleetwood 17" cutaway archtop, Eldorado, Constellation, Corsair, New Yorker, Town & Country flattop, Rancher flattop, two pages of Electromatic Gretsch amps, color shots of Jet Fire Bird, Duo-jet and Round-Up solid bodies as well as cases and strings.

1959 GRETSCH Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" ten-page guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electric and acoustic guitars as well as accessories offered by the famous Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Color covers with single cut White Falcon. Inside cover has color illustration of the early single cut Chet Atkins 6120 and "Country Gentleman". Jimmie Webster full page endorsement with "Project-O-Sonic". Loads of cool illustrations and descriptions of White Falcon, Country Club (blonde & cadillac green), 6120, Tennessean, Solid Body 6121, Jet Firebird, Duo-Jet, Clipper,Sal Salvador Jazz , Anniversary Electrics, Eldorado cutaway archtop, Corsair, New Yorker, Jimmie Rodgers flattop, Rancher and Sun Valley Jumbo flattops as well as cases and strings.

1963 GRETSCH Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 1963 guitar catalog shows and describes the complete line of electric and acoustic guitars offered by the famous Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Color illustrations of the Chet Atkins models (Country Gentleman 6122, Tennessean 6119, Nashville 6120). Also black & white illustrations and descriptions of the White Falcon 6136, Country Club 6192, Anniversary 6125 and 6117 double Anniversary. Also shown...Jet Fire Bird & Duo Jet , Corvette, Clipper, Princess, Eldorado, Corsair and New Yorker. Acoustics shown include "Folk Singing" model, Rancher, Sun Valley and Gretsch Classic (Hauser model)

1965 GRETSCH Guitars catalog No. 32

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" guitar catalog with 22 numbered pages in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electrics, acoustics, basses, amplifiers and accessories offered by the famous Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Color covers with double cut Country Gentleman. Inside has color photos and descriptions of the double cut Chet Atkins 6120 ("horseshoe"), Tennessean , "Country Gentleman" , "Viking", "Astro-Jet" and the stunning White Falcon. Also shown in black & white are the Country Club, Sal Salvador, Anniversary, Clipper, Electric Bass, double cut Jet Fire Bird & Duo Jet , Astro-Jet, Corvette, Rancher, Folk, Sun Valley, Ozark, Golden and Silver Hauser Model classics, Eldorado, Corsair and New Yorker. Full pages showing the amps....6160 Chet Atkins, 6165 Variety Plus, 6166 Fury. Also shown are 6154 Super Bass Amp, 6159 Dual Bass Amp, 6161 Dual Twin, 6162 Dual Twin w/reverb, 6156 Playboy, 6149 Reverb Unit, 6150 Compact and 6152 Compact Tremolo Reverb as well as cases and strings.

1968 GRETSCH Guitars & Amplifiers catalog No. 33

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" guitar catalog with 34 numbered pages in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electrics, acoustics, basses, amplifiers and accessories offered by the famous Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Full color cover to cover with photos and descriptions of the Chet Atkins Nashville, Tennessean , Country Gentlemen ,Viking and the stunning White Falcon. Also shown are the Country Club, Single and Double Anniversary electrics, Jet Fire Bird, Duo Jet, Corvette, Clipper, Rancher, Folk, Sun Valley, Silver Classic, Eldorado, New Yorker, RALLY, Electric Basses and the very rare Hollow Body 12-String 6075. Pages showing the amps....6163 Chet Atkins, 6169 Fury, 6159 Dual Playboy and a whole array of solid state P.A systems and amps. 6144 PreAmp Reverb Unit, 6150 Compact and 6152 Compact Tremolo Reverb as well as cases and strings.

1975 GRETSCH Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color guitar catalog with 24 pages in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electrics, acoustics, basses and resophonics offered by the famous Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Full color cover to cover with photos and descriptions of the White Falcon (FULL PAGE! double cut), White Falcon (single cut), Chet Atkins Models Super Chet, Country Gentleman, Nashville, Tennessean as well as the Broadkasters (hollow blonde and hollow sunburst), solid body electric and solid body bass. Solid Body Roc Jets shown are black, red and walnut. The G-brand Country Roc is included as are the Acoustic Sunvalley and the Rancher. Double Anniversary and Country Club are shown and you'll see the very rare Sho Bro Spanish resonator guitar and 7-string Hawaiian resonator square neck too! Includes Price List!

1976 GRETSCH Chet Atkins Models catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color guitar catalog/folder in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Chet Atkins signature guitars offered by the Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Full color photos and descriptions of the 7690 Super Chet, 7680 Deluxe Chet, 7670 Country Gentlemen, 7660 Nashville and 7655 Tennessean.

1976 GRETSCH Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color guitar catalog/folder in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Hollow and Solid body electric guitars offered by the Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Full color photos and descriptions of the 7595 White Falcon Stereo, 7594 White Falcon, 7586 Viking, 7575 Country Club, 7566 Streamliner, 7560 Double Anniversary, 7610 Roc Jet, 7615 Bass, 7580 Van Epps 7-string and 7555 Clipper.

1978 GRETSCH Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 1978 guitar catalog shows and describes the complete line of solid and hollow body electric guitars offered by the famous Gretsch Guitar Company at this time. Color illustrations and complete descriptions of the 7595 double cutaway Stereo White Falcon, 7593 single cut White Falcon, 7680 Super Axe solid body, 7685 Atkins Axe solid body, 7690 Super Chet hollow body, 7670 Country Gentleman, 7660 Nashville, 7655 Tennessean, 7628 Committee solid body, 7629 Committee Bass, 7611 Roc Jet, 7620 Country Roc (G brand), 7625 model TK300 solid body, 7627 model TK300 bass, 7609 Broadkaster, 7576 Country Club.

1953 GUILD Guitar flyer

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" guitar and amp "flyer" in my personal archive consists of a letter dated June 1953 from the New York based Guild Guitars. The flip side of the letter has a black and white photo of the Guild Model X 350. The letter , which was sent to prospective dealers, started with "If They Try It, They'll Buy It.." and is signed by Ben Wagmeister, General Manager. Also included an 8 1/2" x 13" Specification and Availability sheet listing the guitar and amp models available at that time along with brief descriptions and prices. Cool historical Guild stuff..

1959-60 GUILD Guitars & Amplifiers catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of acoustic and electric guitars offered by the Hoboken, NJ Guild Guitars at this time. This rare black and white catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of : Electrics-Stratford X-350, Granada X-50, Slim Jim T- 100, Capri CE-100, Savoy X-150, Manhattan X-175, Stuart X-500, Aristocrat M-75, Freshman M-65 3/4, Freshman M-65, Acoustics- Stratford A-350, Stuart A-500, Johnny Smith Award Model, Savoy A-150, Capri CA-100, Granada A-50, Flat-tops- Economy M-20 , Troubador F- 20, Aragon F-30, Valencia F-40, Navarre F-50 and amplifier models 66-J, 99-J and Model 200 Double Twin.

1966 GUILD "Big Beat" Flyer

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Guild Guitar flyer in my personal archive shows and describes Guild's electric guitars ,amplifiers and effects offered at this time. Entitled "Guild Presents....Gary Lewis and the Playboys, The Hullabaloos, Allan Montoya and the Brooks Brothers" , this rare black and white folder is a single piece of paper folded to produce 6 separate 8 1/2" x 11" pages. It has loads of information , photos and descriptions of Guild's Hoboken products including Starfire, Thunderbird, Polara, Copicat, Echorec, Thunder Amps and Starfire Bass. Shows photos of the bands mentioned using Guild equipment. Undated but likely 66.

1968 GUILD Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of acoustic and electric guitars offered by the Hoboken, NJ Guild Guitars at this time. This rare black and white catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: Guild Starfires, Stuart, DE-500, Manhattan X-175, Capri CE-100D, Slim Jim T-100D, Cordoba, Thunderbird S-200, Polara S-100, Jet-Star S-50, Jet-Star Bass, M-75 Bluesbird, M-85-II Bass, Bluegrass 35 flattop, George Barnes Acousti- Lectric models, Acoustic Archtops.... Artist Award, Stuart A-500, Stratford A-350, Savoy A-150, Capri CA-100, Cordoba A-50, Acoustics...Bluegrass F-47, Jubilee D-40, D-50, Navarre F-50, F- 50R, Aragon F-30, Troubadour F-20, 12 string F-212 and F-312, Mark series classic guitars and the Guild Copycat and Echorec delay effects!! Also includes the 1968 price list as well. (more photos showing contents)

1968 GUILD Guitars Pricelist

-RARE original 1968 GUILD MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS PRICE LIST which is a 12-page catalog price list in 3 1/2" x 9" format. It has list prices for Guild’s complete line of electric, acoustic, classic and 12-string guitars, basses, baritone uke, cases, amplifiers, public address, echorec, copicat, distortion unit, cords, straps, strings, polish cloths, picks, bridges, pickups and rotoverb offered by the Rhode Island Guild Company at this time. There is one black and white photo on the cover and the rest is text....prices effective date October 1, 1968.

1969 GUILD Flattop Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 3 3/4" x 9" guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of flattop acoustic guitars offered by Guild Musical Instruments at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: Dreadnaught D-55 TV Model, D-50 Bluegrass Special, D-40 Bluegrass Jubilee, D-35 Bluegrass, D-25 Bluegrass as well as the F-50R Navarre, F-50 Navarre, F-47 Bluegrass, F-30 Aragon, F-20 Troubadour, M-20 Economy and the 12 strings , F- 412, F-512, F-312 Artist, F-212XL , F-112. Also includes the electrics F-112E and D-40E. Includes Prices as well as complete descriptions and photos.

1970s GUILD Flattop & Classic Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" guitar catalog in my personal archive. shows and describes the complete line of flattop and classic acoustic guitars offered by Guild Musical Instruments at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: Guild Dreadnaught D-55, D-50, D-44M, D-40NT, D-40SB, D-35, D-25 as well as the G-37, G-41 JUMBO and the 3/4 size Dreadnaught G-75!! Also shows the F-50R, F-50, F-40, F-30, F-20 and the 12 strings G-312, G-212, F-512, F-412, F- 212, F-212XL and F-112. Classic guitars shown are Mark 5, Mark 4, Mark 3 and Mark 2. Last couple of pages show details in full color too. Includes Guild Price List for 1976.

1970 GUILD PRICE LIST

- RARE original 1970 GUILD PRICE LIST includes the complete line of electric, acoustic and bass guitars as well as amps, 12-strings, classic guitars, baritone uke, guitar bridges, straps, cases, speaker systems , sound equipment, echorec echo chamber, copicat, microphones, strings, capos, polish, tailpieces, cords and picks offered by Guild Musical at this time. It is dated October 1, 1970. . A very cool bit of Guild memorabilia.

1970 GUILD ELECTRIC GUITARS AND BASSES CATALOG

- rare original 1970 GUILD ELECTRIC GUITARS AND BASSES CATALOG with 10 panels showing and describing the complete line of electric guitars and basses offered by the Rhode Island Guild Company at this time. There are good photos and descriptions of Starfire III, Starfire Standard IV, Starfire Deluxe V, Super Starfire VI, Starfire XII, Starfire Bass, CE-100D , T-100D Slim-Jim, Artist Award Blonde, DE-500 Sunburst, X-500 Blonde, X-175 Sunburst, SD-402 Sunburst, ST-303 Amber, M-75G, M-85II Sunburst, S-100 Dark Cherry and JS Bass II Cherry Red. A very cool bit of Guild memorabilia!!

1970 GUILD GUITAR STRINGS PRICELIST

- 1970 GUILD GUITAR STRINGS PRICELIST with 8-panels that contains prices on all the strings offered by Guild Musical Instruments...gives the Hoboken address... a division of Avnet, Inc. effective date is October 1, 1970...

1973 GUILD GUITARS PRICE LIST

- RARE original 1973 GUILD GUITARS CATALOG PRICE LIST Effective January 1, 1973. This 15-page pricelist lists prices for all Guild’s guitars available at that time. Front and back covers have some b/w illustrations...the rest is a listing of models, descriptions and prices. Also includes accessories....

1975 GUILD ELECTRIC Guitars & Basses catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars and basses offered by Guild Guitars at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: Guild Starfire 6, Starfire 4, X-500, Artist Award, S-100 solid body, M-75 etc.

1978 GUILD ELECTRIC Guitars & Basses catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars and basses offered by Guild Guitars at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: Guild Starfire 6, Starfire 4, X-500, Artist Award, X- 175, CE-100D, S-300 solid bodies, S-60, S-60D, M-75CS, M-75GS, M-80CS, B-301 and B- 302 basses along with color photos showing details of Guild Instruments.

1979 GUILD FLATTOPS & CLASSICS guitar catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Guild 20-page undated catalog (my estimate is it's from 1979) shows and describes the complete line of flattop & classic guitars offered by Guild Guitars at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: Guild Flattop 6 strings including: D-55, D-50, D-44M, D-40, D-40C, G-37, D-35,D-25, F-50R, F-50, F-40, F-30, F-30R and F-20. Flattop 12-strings included are: G-312, G-212, F-512, F-412, F-212, F-212C, F-212XL, anf F-112.Classic Guitar models Mark 5, Mark 4, Mark 3 and Mark 2 and accessories are also included in this exceptionally well produced color catalog.

1980 GUILD GUITARS PRICE LIST

-original 1980 GUILD GUITARS PRICE LIST. Effective March 1, 1980 this 15-page pricelist lists prices for all Guild’s guitars available at that time. Also shows and describes many of the models...Starfire, Artist Award, X-175, S-300, S-60D, B-302, D-55, G-37, F-40, D-40C, D-50, F-212XL, F-50, Mark 4, D-25, etc. Accessories are included.

Guild HANK WILLIAMS JR. Model promo

- (1980s)- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" two-sided full color Guild promo sheet showing the rare HANK WILLIAMS JR. limited edition flattop on one side and both the D-25 Acoustic Cutaway and the F-45 Acoustic Electric Cutaway on the other.

1982 GUILD FLATTOPS & CLASSICS Guitar catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Guild 23-page undated guitar catalog (my estimate is it's from 1982) shows and describes the complete line of flat-tops & classic guitars offered by Guild Guitars at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: B-50 Flattop Bass acoustic, Mark 5, Mark 4, Mark 3, Mark 2 Classic Guitars, F-50R, F-50, F-40, F-30 and F-20 "conventional bodies", D-70, D-55, D-50, D-46, D-40, D-40C, G-37, D-35 and D-25 Dreadnaught bodies, 12-string models G-312, G-212, D-212, F-512, F-412, F-212XL, F-212 and F-112. Also includes a page devoted to electric flattops and numerous artist endorsements (shown are Hoyt Axton, Neal Schon, Ralph Towner, Paul Kantner, Graham Parker, John Abercrombie and Pat Metheny).

1982 GUILD ELECTRIC Guitar catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars offered by Guild Guitars at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: X-175, CE-100D, Guild Starfire, X-500, Artist Award, and the new solid bodies.

1980s BURNSIDE (GUILD) "FLAMMABLE SOLIDS" GUITAR BROCHURE

-rare original 1980s BURNSIDE by GUILD GUITAR BROCHURE is a 4-panel full color brochure in 8 ˝" x 11" format (single piece of paper folded to produce 4 panels) that contains photos of the "FLAMMABLE SOLIDS" electric guitars offered by Guild at this time. Since most of the Burnside guitars imported by Guild were discontinued in the 90s my guess is this is late 80s though it does not appear to have any visible date. Shows some cool solid body guitars offered .

1980s BURNSIDE (GUILD) GUITAR BROCHURE

-rare original 1980s BURNSIDE (GUILD) GUITAR BROCHURE is an 8-panel BLACK AND WHITE brochure in 8 ˝" x 11" format (two pieces of stock folded to produce the 8 panels) that contains illustrations and information on the "ROCK ‘N ROLL WARRIORS" electric guitars offered by Guild at this time. Since most of the Burnside guitars imported by Guild were discontinued in the 90s my guess is this is late 80s though it does not appear to have any visible date. Shows some cool guitars offered.

1990 GUILD "AN AMERICAN TRADITION" Guitar catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" Guild 23-page guitar catalog WITH PRICELIST shows and describes the complete line of guitars offered by Guild Guitars at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: THE DREADNAUGHTS...D-100C (ultimate flattop), D-100 (same without carved heel), D-55, D-50, D-40C, D-40, D-30, D-30E, D-25, D-25E, D-15. TRADITIONAL SERIES....GF-55, GF-50, GF-30, GF-25. JUMBO SERIES....JF-55, JF-30. 12-STRING SERIES....JF-65-12, JF-30-12, D-25-12. FULL SIZE ACOUSTIC/ELECTRIC....F45-CE, F15-CE, F35-CE. SLIMLINE ACOUSTIC ELECTRIC (Prestige Series)...Excellence, Standard, Classic. GX SERIES.....acoustic built like a solid body electric. SONGBIRD SERIES....NIGHTBIRD SERIES...Standard & Deluxe. JAZZ GUITAR SERIES....X-500 Stuart, X-170 Manhattan, X-160 Savoy, X161 Savoy. ARTIST AWARD (full page). PILOT BASS SERIES....602M, 602, 605M, 605(5 string bass) and the B-30 Acoustic Bass. Also includes numerous artist endorsements (shown are Hank Williams Jr., Johnny Cash, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy & Greg Rzab, Slash, John DeFaria & Jorge Casas, Larry Hansen, and Joe Perry. Includes price list addendum.

1980s GUILD "GUITARCHITECTURE" Guitar brochure

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" full color brochure from the days of pointy headstock solid body guitars... This color brochure has four panels which show the "NEW GUITARCHITECTURE" from Guild at the time. It is not dated but judging by the models offered I'd estimate date of production to be 1980s... Shows S-284 Aviator, X-100 Bladerunner, X-88 Crue Flying Star, S-270 Flyer, SB-602 Pilot Bass, X-82 Starfighter, X-92 Citron Breakaway, F-44 Gruhn Model, FS-48 Deceiver, F-412 Black.

1996 GUILD GUITARS catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electric and acoustic guitars offered by Guild Guitars (division of FMIC) at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: X-170 Manhattan, X-700 Stuart, Artist Award, S-100 Solid Body, F4CE, F5CE, F6CE, S4CE Songbird, A25HG, A50, A25HR flattops, JF30, JF55, JF100 flattops, JF3012, JF5512, JF6512 twelve strings, D25, D55, D100, D4, DV6, DV52, DCE1, DCE5 Dreadnoughts, D412 and D2512 Dreanought 12 strings and B4E and B30E Acoustic Electric Basses.

1997 GUILD GUITARS catalog

-RARE complete ORIGINAL guitar catalog shows and describes the complete line of acoustic guitars offered by Guild Guitars (division of FMIC) at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos and descriptions of: Artist Award, D55, Vintage Dreadnoughts (DV52HG,DV6HR), D-30, True Americans (D25, D25-12,DCE5, D4, D4-12, DCE1), JUMBOS (JF65, JF65-12, JF55, JF55-12, JF30, JF30-12), A SERIES (A50, A25), SONGBIRD, F SERIES (F65CE, F5CE, F4CEHR, F4CEHG), ACOUSTIC BASSES (B4E, B30E) and CUSTOM SHOP models D100, JF100, DECO and FINESSE.

1997-98 GUILD GALLERY supplement

-RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" format 35-page Guild Gallery Guitarist's Magazine. Number 1...Richie Havens cover. Also: The New "Acoustic Breed by Billy McLaughlin, The Westerly Factory at work, The New Guild Custom Shop, Inside: Full Acoustic and Electric Guitar Catalog, tech tips and more! Centerfold Slash with double neck Guild....Very cool Guild afficianado literature...(see more photos ).

2004 GUILD GUITARS catalog

- Rare ORIGINAL guitar catalog shows and describes the line of acoustic & electric guitars offered by Guild Guitars (division of FMIC) at this time. This rare full color catalog has loads of information , photos,descriptions and retail prices of: Benedetto Signature Models (Stuart, Johnny Smith Award), Traditional Flattop Series (Richie Havens Signature D-40, D-55, F-50), F-50R, F-412 and F-512 twelve strings, Guild Acoustic Design Series (GAD), Peregrine, Paloma, Starfire III, Starfire IV and the X150 Savoy.

1980 GURIAN Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 7 1/4" sixteen-page guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of acoustic guitars offered by Gurian Guitars at this time. This rare black and white catalog has loads of information and descriptions on model sizes, woods, neck to body mounting, bracing, etc. Shows and describes Size 2 , Size 3 , Jumbo and Cutaway steel strings and a classic guitar as well as accessories, testimonials and photos. Includes 1980 price list and letter from Michael Gurian! (see photos for more about contents)

1980 "THE GURIAN CUTAWAY" guitar folder

- RARE ORIGINAL Gurian Cutaway guitar brochure in my personal archive shows and describes in detail the Cutaway as well as the Size 2 , Size 3 and Jumbo guitars offered by Gurian Guitars at this time. This rare color brochure is one piece of paper folded to produce like eight panels and has information, photos and descriptions on model sizes, woods, neck to body mounting, bracing, etc.

1966 HAGSTROM Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 11" x 8 1/2" sixteen-page guitar catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars, basses and acoustic guitars offered by the Hagstrom folks at this time. This 60s classic has loads of illustrations and descriptions of these models: F-11 solid body (shown in red, white, blue and black), FB bass (black), F-200 solid body (sunburst & blue), F-300 solid body (white & black), F-400 bass (red) , Solid Body Impala, Coronado IV bass, 12-string solid body models F12-S in sunburst, black, red and white, H-33 acoustic 12 string, acoustic models H-45E (J-160E look-a-like), H-45, H-22, H-11 as well as thin line electric models V-1 and V-2 and Basses C-1 and C-2. Includes 1967 price list!

1968 HAGSTROM Guitars catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" eight-page guitar catalog shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars, basses and acoustic guitars offered by the Hagstrom folks at this time. Catalog features: ELECTRIC GUITARS...V-1, V-2, F-200 , F-300, Condor , V-12 and F-12S solid body. FLATTOP ACOUSTIC GUITARS...H-11, H-22 , H-33 and H-45 (J-45 look-a-like). BASSES...C-1, C-2 , F-400 ,Coronado IV and the rare F-800 8-string bass.

1972 HAGSTROM Guitars catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" eight-page guitar catalog shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars, basses and acoustic guitars offered by the Hagstrom folks at this time. Catalog features: ELECTRIC GUITARS...Swede , V-1N , Jimmy D'Aquisto and F-200N. BASSES... Swede ,F100B and F400N. ACOUSTIC GUITARS....HC2, HC3, HC4 , HC5, H33 ,h35, h35-E and "The Classic".

1975 HAGSTROM Guitars catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" thirteen-page guitar catalog shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars and basses offered by the Hagstrom folks at this time. Catalog features: ELECTRIC GUITARS...HG800 (Special Electric Guitar), HG803 (Swede), HG802 Scandia ,HG804 (Jimmy D'Aquisto). BASSES...HB901 (Special Bass Guitar) and HB903 (Swede).

1954 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 10 page color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins and ukuleles offered by Harmony at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics included. Shown are H62 cutaway, H60, H40, H51, H39, H44 Stratotone, H2, H4 and H6 lap steels, Cremona models 1301, 1302, 1310, 1325 and 1311. Monterey 1456 & 1457, Patrician archtops 1415, 1414 & 1407 as well as 3 different mandolins, 6 additional archtops, 3 more flattops, 6 stella models (including the "cowboy" model) and a bunch of ukes too!!!(more photos showing contents).

1957 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 16 page color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by Harmony at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics included. Check out the Catalina, Monterey, Broadway and Patrician archtops. Guarantee you've not seen anything like the "Colorama" guitars or the "Electro" banjo! (more photos showing contents).

1959 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 16 page color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics included. (more photos showing contents).

1962 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL full color 62 Harmony Catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics including: Blonde H62, H63 Espanada, H74 with Bigsby and dual DeArmonds, H75 triple pickup, H70, H71 Meteor thin Electrics, H66 VibraJet (built in electronic vibrato!), H22 Bass, H45, H46, H47, H48, H49 Stratotones, H53, H54, H59 Rockets, H57 & H58 Roy Smeck models, H55 Flattop with pickup, H37, H39, H41 archtops, loads of cool hawaiians, banjos, mandolins, Broadway, Monterey, Montclair , Patrician, flattops, tenors, cowboy guitar and all the other cool vintage Harmony models!!

1963 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL full color 63 Harmony Catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics including: H77 & H75 double cutaway triple pickup thinlines, H70, H71 Meteor thin single cutaway electrics, H62 & H63 full depth cutaway Professional Series, H66 VibraJet (built in electronic vibrato!),H73 Roy Smeck & H74 with Bigsby, H45, H46, H47, H49 Stratotones, New H14 , H15, H17, H19 Sillouette solid bodies, H22 Bass, H53, H54, H59 Single Cut Rockets, Roy Smeck Lap Steel, archtops, loads of cool hawaiians, banjos, mandolins, Broadway, Monterey, Montclair , Patrician, flattops,tenors, ukes and all the other cool vintage Harmony models!! Beautiful illustrations...(more photos showing contents).

1964 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL full color 64 Harmony Catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics including: H77 & H75 double cutaway triple pickup thinlines, H70, H71 Meteor thin single cutaway electrics, H62 & H63 full depth cutaway Professional Series, H66 VibraJet (built in electronic vibrato!),H73 Roy Smeck & H74 with Bigsby, H45, H46, H47, H49 Stratotones, New H14 , H15, H17, H19 Sillouette solid bodies, H22 Bass, H53, H54, H59 Single Cut Rockets, Roy Smeck Lap Steel, archtops, loads of cool hawaiians, banjos, mandolins, Broadway, Monterey, Montclair , Patrician, flattops,tenors and all the other cool vintage Harmony models!! (more photos showing contents)

1965 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL full color 65 Harmony Catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics including: H77 & H75 double cutaway triple pickup thinlines, H70, H66 VibraJet (built in electronic vibrato!),H74 with Bigsby, Roy Smeck electric w/vibrato, Stratotones, Sillouette solid bodies, Electric Bass,all the Rockets,archtops, loads of cool hawaiians, banjos, mandolins, Broadway, Monterey, Montclair , Patrician, flattops,tenors and all the other cool vintage Harmony models!!

1967 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL full color 67 Harmony Catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics including: H77 & H78 double cutaway triple pickup thinlines with DeArmond pickups. Roy Smeck electric , Sillouette solid bodies, Electric Basses, electric 12 string, Single Cutaway Harmony Rockets,archtops, loads of cool hawaiians, banjos, mandolins, tenors and all the other cool vintage Harmony models!!

1970 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL full color 70 Harmony Catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics including: H75 & H78 double cutaway triple pickup thinlines with DeArmond pickups. H68 single cut deep body, H64 double cut thin electric w/bigsby, H60 & H72 double cut thinlines, H79 electric 12 string, H55 flattop w/electronics , DOUBLE Cutaway Harmony Rockets, Solid body "Bob Kat" models, Rebel electrics (whoa! avocado green!), Electric Basses, , ,archtops, loads of cool hawaiians, banjos, mandolins, tenors and all the other cool vintage Harmony models!! (more photos showing contents).

1971 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL full color 24 page 1971 Harmony Catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics including: H71, H72 & H61 double cutaway dual pickup thinlines with DeArmond pickups. H68 single cut deep body, DOUBLE Cutaway Harmony Rockets (H53/1, H54/1, H56/1) H14, H15 & H16B "Bob Kat" solid bodies, "Rebel" Hollow Body Electrics (H82g (whoa! avocado green!), H82, H81) H55 flattop w/electronics , Electric Basses (H27, H25, H22), Hawaiian Electrics, Solid State Amplifiers, Harmony Classic Guitars, Harmony 12 String Flattop Guitars, Flattops (H1266, H1264, H1260, H182, H1204, H1203, HTG1201, H164 Sovereign, H166, H162, H165, H159, H940, H941) as well as Harmony Stella guitars, Harmony Grand Auditorium ARCHED Guitars (H1310, H1407, H1325, H954, H950, H945, H1213, H1215). Harmony banjos , ukes and mandolins too!! All in stunning full color. (more photos showing contents).

1973 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL full color 73 Harmony Catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars, electrics, amplifiers, mandolins, banjos and ukuleles offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous US made classics including: H6600 Harmony Regal Deluxe flattop, H6560 Harmony Sovereign, H6659 , H6364, H6303 flattops, many other flattops including the H6382 Regal Deluxe flattop, Stella and Classic models, 12 string flattops, Archtops like the Monterey, Patrician, H6510 Spruce Top Cutaway Grand, H661 and H671 double cutaway thinline electrics, H655 flattop w/electronics, Double cutaway Rocket models, Rebel Electrics, H616, H617, H618 solid body electrics in colors, electric basses, lap steels, amps, banjos(including the rare Resotones with fancy backs), mandolins (including the Artist model) , Ukes and all the other cool vintage Harmony stuff!!

1974 HARMONY Guitars catalog

- complete ORIGINAL full color 74 Harmony Catalog shows and describes the complete line of acoustic and electric guitars offered by the legendary Chicago Company at this time. Loads of interesting information from the late years in Harmony's history.

1973 HARPTONE Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" four-page color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the acoustic guitars offered by the Harptone Mfg Corp at this time. Illustrations of the Sultans; S-6NC, RS-6BC, Eagles; E-6N, E-6NC, E-6S, Zodiacs; Z-6N, Larks: L-6N, L-12NC and the George Harrison/Ringo Star Model RS-6NC. Also the B-4 acoustic bass. One full page of "features of Harptone Guitars" showing bracing, frets, headstock design, double truss rod and arched back. Includes original price list! (more photos showing contents).

1967 HOFNER GUITARS & BASSES catalog

- complete ORIGINAL color catalog in my personal archive shows and describes: Electric Basses...Hofner 500/1, 500/2, G500/1,, Hofner 500/8BZ, B500/8BZ, 500/6, 185-S. Electric Guitars... Hofner 172, 173, 176, 177 Hofner 459VTZ, 459TZ, G459VTZ, G459TZ Hofner 4500, 4560, 4680, 4700 Hofner 4572, 4578, B4578 Hofner 4574VTZ, 4575VTZ, 4600 Hofner 125, 126, 457/12, 457SE2, 470SE2, 467SE2. Acoustic Guitars... Hofner 450-S, 457-S, 470-S, 467-S Hofner 448, 489, 491, 496 Hofner 490, 492, 492E Hofner E484 Hofner 484, 487, 493, 497, 498, 4980, 514H. Lutes and Mandolins...Hofner 408, 420 (Lute), 545, E545 (Mandolin)

1970s HOHNER CONTESSA GUITARS CATALOG

- Seven original 8 1/2" x 11" pages from a 1970s jobber's catalog featuring HOHNER's CONTESSA guitar line available at the time. All hole punched showing and describing the complete line: Dreadnoughts, Folk/Country & Western guitars, mandolins, Classical Guitars, 12 String guitars. See more photos ...

1976 HOHNER HARMONICA MELODICA & ACCORDION CATALOG

- Original 1976 full color 8 1/2" x 11" 24-page HOHNER CATALOG showing and describing the complete line of HARMONICAS, MELODICAS & ACCORDIONS available at that time. Photos and descriptions of many models along with a full page of endorsers using Hohner products . See more photos ...

1977 HOHNER ELECTRIC GUITARS catalog

- Original 8 1/2" x 11" full color 6 panel brochure showing and describing the complete line of electric guitars. Photos and descriptions of all these models included: HG-460 LP Style, HG-470 rounded edges, ash body, HG0480 ES-175 style, HG-490 Tele style, Four HG0430 LP models, HG-440SG, HG-420ST, HG-425S (strat), HG-427TB Tele, HG-428N Tele, HG-450JB (J bass style), HG-455PB P-bass style, HG-421SB Tele bass style. See more photos ...

1978 HOHNER ACOUSTIC GUITARS catalog

- Original 8 1/2" x 11" full color 12 page catalog from my archive showing and describing the complete line of acoustic guitars including the rare Limited Edition Series! Photos and descriptions of all these models included: HG-310, HG-320, HG-330 (classic), HG-340 HG-360R, HG-360M, HG-370, HG-700, HG-701, HG-710, HG-720, HG-730, HG-731, HG-740, HG-741, HG-05, HG-07, HG-08, HG-20, HG-22, HG-299, HG-294, HG-03, HG-04, HG-06, HG-07E, HG-09, HG-26, HG-200, HG-210, HG-300, HG-599, HG-14, HG-15, HG-16, HG-17, HG-18, HG-25, HG-614, HG-12, HG12D, HG-12L and HG-512. See more photos ...

1978 HOHNER BANJOS Mandolins Ukuleles catalog

- Original 8 1/2" x 11" full color 12- page catalog showing and describing the complete line including the rare HB-800 Limited Edition "tree of life" inlaid 5 string banjo! Other banjo models included are HB-450, HB-350, HB-120V, HB-118, HB-117, HB-115, HB-305, HB-100F (folk), HB351F (folk). Mandolins include HM-100, HM-108, HM-110, HM-150, HM-390 limited edition F-5 copy, HM-20, HM-105, HM-200E and Ukulele models HU-3, HU-6, HU-9, HU-10. Cool original catalog and a great resource. See more photos ...

1974 IBANEZ FLATTOP GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete FULL color catalog showing and describing the complete line of fine FLATTOP GUITARS produced by Ibanez at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of the entire line including knock-offs....Hummingbird ("Singing Bird"), Dove ("White Dove"), Some Gallagher-style flattops, Southpaw models, Martin copies, Fender copies, along with the lovely original CONCORD series in blonde finish! Loads of very cool flattops many of which look a lot like the BIG name US makes. All instruments beautifully represented in lavish color photographs with excellent descriptions.

1975 IBANEZ ARTIST BANJOS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" FULL color catalog showing and describing the complete line of fine BANJOS produced by Ibanez at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of: model 591 FB (FB= Five String Banjo), model 591 PB (plectrum), model 591 TB (tenor banjo). Also model 590 in FB, TB and PB and the exquisite model 593 FB with vine inlaid fingerboard. All the Mastertone style instruments are beautifully represented in lavish color photographs with excellent descriptions.

1976 IBANEZ ARTIST BANJOS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL FULL color catalog showing and describing the complete line of fine BANJOS produced by Ibanez at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of: the exquisite model 593 FB with vine inlaid fingerboard, model 592G FB (FB= Five String Banjo, gold), model 592 FB (5 string), model 592 PB (plectrum), model 592 TB (tenor banjo). Also model 591 in FB, TB and PB and the 589 in FB (5 string), TB (tenor) and PB (plectrum). Last are the 590 models in FB, TB & PB as well. All the Mastertone style instruments are beautifully represented in lavish color photographs with excellent descriptions. Also includes loads of parts.

1976 IBANEZ ARTIST MANDOLIN Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" FULL color catalog showing and describing the complete line of fine MANDOLINS produced by Ibanez at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of: F-5 style models No. 524, No. 524CW, No. 526 and No. 523 as well as model No. 525 (F-4 copy), model No. 522 (oval hole A with 2 body points). Also shows and describes Models 521, 518, 517 , 513, 512 and 511 (A styles w/F holes A styles with oval holes). Even has a couple of bowl mandolins. All instruments beautifully represented in lavish color photographs with excellent descriptions. Bill Monroe on the cover!

1976 IBANEZ ARTIST GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete FULL color catalog showing and describing the complete line of fine GUITARS produced by Ibanez at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all the ARTIST series including No. 2601 , No. 2603, No. 2604, No. 2606, No. 2608, No. 2609 Dreadnaughts. Also No. 2605 (J-200 style) and No. 2602 D-size 12 string. No. 2611 , No. 2612 , No. 2613, No. 2614, No. 2617, No. 2618 and No. 2619 solid electrics. No. 2616CS acoustic electric, No. 2625B electric bass, No. 2663, No. 2663SL (sliding pickup) and No. 2663TC solid electrics AND the elaborate No. 2676 ARTIST solid body (Les Paul style). All instruments beautifully represented in lavish color photographs with excellent descriptions.

1976 IBANEZ ELECTRIC GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete FULL color catalog showing and describing the complete line of fine GUITARS produced by Ibanez at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all the electric guitars including the extensive line of knock-offs....LES PAUL models 2650, 2650CS, 2651, 2651BS, 2386, 2350, 2350CS, 2350WH, 2351M, 2351, 2420CW, 2420, 2351WN, 2393, 2350L (lefty) and 2386L. Les Paul Recording style guitar & bass, L-6S copy No. 2491T, Ripper Bass copy, SG, SG Custom, EB bass copies, Tele copies, Strat copies, Howard Roberts copies, ES355, ES345, ES335 copies, Super 400, Johnny Smith, L-5, ES-175, P bass, J bass, L-5S copy, Rick copies....Every major popular guitar design was copied...They're all here! All instruments beautifully represented in lavish color photographs with excellent descriptions.

1982 IBANEZ BANJO & MANDOLIN Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" FULL color catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of fine BANJOS and MANDOLINS produced by Ibanez at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of: Mountaineer 5 strings BJ350 (chrome), BJ350G (gold). Hunter 5 string BJ250, Hunter tenor BJ240 and Blue Mountain 5 string BJ150. Ibanez Artist mandolins 528, 529 and Flat Back mandolins models 511, 513 and 511AV. Also includes Round Back Mandolins models 600, 602 and 606. All instruments beautifully represented in lavish color photographs with excellent descriptions.

1989 IBANEZ GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 4" x 9" FULL color catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of fine guitars produced by Ibanez at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool instruments as well as color photos of endorsers with their guitar included: JEM, VM1, MAXXAS, 540s, 540r, 540p, RG760 & 750, RG570, 560 & 550, E/X Guitars & Basses, SDGR Basses, RD Basses, Signature series GB30BK & GB10NT (George Benson) and JP20BS (Joe Pass), Artist Series (AF200, AS200, AM200, AM400) as well as accessories (tube screamer, delays, compressors,etc).

1978 Iida BANJOS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" FULL color catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of fine BANJOS produced by Iida at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of: FIVE STRING Models 223 & 225, Model 226 & 229, Models 227, 230 & 231, Models 232-1 & 233, BELLA DONNA (Vega Tubaphone #9 style), Model 235 mastertone copy (available in 4 different inlay patterns), Model 237, 239 & 240, Model FB550 & FB440 open back Folk Banjos, Model 227BM (banjo mandolin), Model 260 SIX string banjo, and Models 239T (tenor) and 231P (plectrum). See more photos .

1950s JENCO MUSICAL PRODUCTS brochure

- RARE ORIGINAL Jen-Co Musical Products brochure showing Xylophones, Marimbas, Electric Vibra-Bells, Glockenspiels, Tympany, tubular chimes and orchestra bells. One piece of paper folded to produce 4 panels.

1970 KASINO AMPLIFIERS brochure

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" KASINO AMPLIFIERS 4-panel color brochure shows and describes amp models 401, 151, 252, 802, 804, 824, 404, 424, 402, 422 as well as the colossal 1608 (sixteen 10" speaker) and 1628 (sixteen 12" speaker) amplifiers from the Kustom Electronics folks in Kansas.

1953 KAY GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE ORIGINAL Kay 1953 catalog has nine pages showing and describing K162 electronic Bass, K161 "Thin Twin" guitar,K125, K150, K151 electric guitars K156 and K159 Lap Steels, K600 , K615, K300 amplifiers, K95 mandolin, Kay professional archtop models K-45 and K115, Kay Flattop models K-27, K-23 and the Professional archtop cutaway model K-21 and professional flattop model K-22 as well as the "popular" Kay moderately priced flattops, archtops and even their Windsor line. All illustrations are black and white.

1956 KAY GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" eight-page catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of Guitars , Banjos, Mandolin, and Lap Steels produced by the Kay Musical Instrument Company in Chicago, Illinois at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: Electrics include K172-Sunburst and Blonde, K192-G ("Roman Gold"), K192-S (Sunburst), K192-B (Blonde) as well as the K161 "Thin Twin", K142, K130, K136, K152-B, K152S, K148S, K155 and K157 Lap Steels, K95 Electric Mandolin, K160 and K162 Electric Basses. Full line of Acoustics including archtops K32, K35, K1-B, K1-S, K37, Speed Demons K11-S, K11-B, K21-B, K21-S, K40-S, K40-B. Flattops K18, K22, K24, K15, K12, K27 and Banjos K53, K54-T, K50, K52, K51, K55-P. Mandolins K64, K68, K72 and K70.

1956 KAY KESSEL GUITARS brochure

- RARE ORIGINAL 9" x 12" four-page brochure in my personal archive is one piece of paper folded to produce 4 pages shows and describes the "Instruments By Kay Standards by Kessel" Kay Kessel guitars produced by the Kay Musical Instrument Company in Chicago, Illinois at this time. Black and White illustrations and descriptions of some cool stuff included: Kessel Jazz Special, Kessel Artist Guitar, Kessel "Pro" Guitar and the Western Rhythm Guitar (flattop). Also includes a full page showing and describing the SILVA BANJOS by Kay. Silva Model, Silva "Pro" Model and Silva Artist. All instruments include retail prices too!

1959 KAY GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" eight-page catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of Guitars , Banjos , Lap Steels and Mandolins produced by the Kay Musical Instrument Company in Chicago, Illinois at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: Electrics include Kessel Jazz Special, 6700S, 1700S, K8990J, K6540, K6533, K6970, K4144, K4140, K5910. Also shows and describes a dozen or more archtop acoustics and another dozen or so Flattop acoustics as well as the banjos and mandolins.

1957 KAY BASSES & CELLOS brochure

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" four-page brochure in my personal archive shows and describes the line of student basses and cellos produced by the Kay Musical Instrument Company in Chicago, Illinois at this time. Also included some pages from a Grossman Counter Catalog showing the very cool Kay Maestro M-1B, Swingmaster S-9 and Chubby Jackson model S-51 basses and Kay accessories.

1965 KAY Musical Instruments catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" twenty-four page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line acoustic & electric guitars, amps, banjos and mandolins produced by the Kay Musical Instrument Company in Chicago, Illinois at this time. Shows and describes, along with prices: Kay Solid Body models...VANGUARD models K100, K102, K331, K332, K333, K310, K321, K322. ARTIST Solid Body models K370, K360, K350, K592 double cut hollow w/ vibrato. Thinline Swingmasters K673, K672. Speed Demons K571, K573. Hollow Body electrics K6535, K6533. Galaxie K580, Jazz II K775, Thinlines #1963, #1962 and #1961. K300 double cut solid. Electric Basses K5915, K5920, K5930. Pages of "NEW" Transistorized Amps, numerous Flattop steel strings, Classics, Banjos and mandolins too! (more photos showing contents)

1972 KELISCHEK WORKSHOP FOR HISTORICAL INSTRUMENTS CATALOG

- 1972 KELISCHEK WORKSHOP FOR HISTORICAL INSTRUMENTS CATALOG shown includes loads of historical instruments....consists of folder with three two-sided loose leaf hole punched pages showing Hurdy-Gurdy,Highland Dulcimer, Krummhorns Kelhorns as well as an 8-page sub folder (not loose leaf hole punched) showing Bowed Psaltery, Dancing Jack, Recorders and Portativ.... very entertaining research literature.

1967 KENT ELECTRIC GUITARS, FLATTOPS, MANDOLINS & BANJOS catalog

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" KENT MUSICAL PRODUCTS catalog with a very cool beach scene on the cover, this catalog shows and describes KENT hollow body electric models 821, 820 & 822. KENT solid bodies models 740 white, 741 cherry red & 742 blonde FOUR pickup are also shown and described. KENT 12 string double pickup solid body electric model 745 cherry red, KENT 743 sunburst BASS, 744 electric Mandolin (blonde) and 744 solid body electric mandolin in white are also shown & described. KENT also shows VIOLIN SHAPED CUTAWAYS...834 cherry red 6-string violin shaped, 835 yellow sunburst electric 12-string violin shaped, 836 yellow sunburst electric mandolin violin shaped and 833 Amber violin bass. Much more including Folk models 657 , 658 (12-string), 3505, 3506 4701 and 4751 (12-strings),Jumbo Westerns model 3504 & 4702, KENT Tenor banjos, 5 string banjos and classic guitars too!! (see photos for more photos)

1967 KENT MICROPHONES, EFFECTS, PICKUPS ETC

- original 1967 KENT 6 1/2 page brochure covering microphones, effects, pickups,etc..louds of cool vintage microphones..loose leaf punched. (see photos for more photos)

1980s KENT INSTRUMENTS BROCHURE

- Original Vintage 1980s KENT Guitar Bass Banjo Mandolin Uke Brochure & price list. Loads of electric guitars and basses with price list (dated 1983). ...complete line shown and described....very cool brochure..(research indicates these guitars and basses may be early Japanese imports) (see photos for more photos)

1983 KENTUCKY MANDOLIN brochure

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" KENTUCKY MANDOLIN brochure in my personal archive is one piece of paper folded to produce 6 panels, this brochure, with David Grisman on the cover, shows and describes KM-DAWG, KH-DAWG, KM-1500, KM-1000, KM-600, KM-800, KM-650, KM-250S and KM-180S. (see photos for more photos)

KENTUCKY MASTER MODEL MANDOLINS poster

- Vintage KENTUCKY MASTER MODEL MANDOLINS poster style brochure includes details on the KM1000, KM1500, KM600 master models..opens to about 11" x 25" folded in thirds......very cool literature from the made in Japan days.(see photos for more photos)

50s JAN KRIML Violin, Viola, Cello & Bass BROCHURE

- Original 50s Vintage JAN KRIML Violin, Viola, Cello & Bass brochure details complete line of violins, violas, Cellos and Basses.... 8 page excerpt from jobber catalog dated 1958...includes prices...(see photos for more photos)

KUSTOM PUBLIC ADDRESS Catalog

- This Original Vintage KUSTOM PUBLIC ADDRESS Catalog Brochure shows Kustom 150 series, 300 series, 600 series tuck and roll PA systems... also shows guitar or two...undated but likely 60s ...very cool brochure...(see photos for more photos)

LAB SERIES AMPLIFIER CATALOG 1980s

- 1980s LAB SERIES AMPLIFIER CATALOG...a product by Gibson..a division of Norlin Industries. The catalog consists of two-parts (in other words it opens from both ends revealing distinctly different brochures). Front section is 12 pages describing Lab Series amplifiers. Back section is another 8 pages with b&w photos of the Lab facility and workers..Additionally there are 8 color photo/cards with the different amp models available. Front of each card is a color photo and backside includes full description and specifications. Can’t find any date but estimate it is from early 80s?..

LARRIVEE GUITAR BROCHURE 1970s

- Original 1970s Vintage Jean LARRIVEE Guitar Catalog Brochure & 1978 price list. L11 Standard, L19 Inlay, L10 Deluxe, L31 & L32 Classic, L28 Cutaway...shows creases from being folded..(see photos showing contents)

1996 DON LACE AGI catalog/pricelist

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color brochure shows and describes the line of DON LACE pickups produced by the Actodyne General Inc of Huntington Beach, California. Also includes the LACE Electro Furniture and McIntyre amplifiers as well as guitar bodies and necks. Includes pricelist....(more photos showing contents)

LaTOSCA ACCORDIONS catalog (1950)

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" seven-page catalog showing LaTosca and Hohner accordions. This 7-panel black and white brochure shows and describes the many (made in Italy) LaTosca accordion models as well as quite a few HOHNER accordions offered at this time. Undated but excerpted from a 1950 jobber catalog.

1979 LoPRINZI GUITARS CATALOG

- RARE complete ORIGINAL guitar brochure in my personal archive shows and describes LoPrinzi acoustic guitars offered at this time. This rare brochure gives information ,descriptions and some photos of: Dreadnaught Flattops LM-15, LM-12, LR-15, LR-20, LR-25 , LR-50, LR-50-20. Folk Guitars VM-10, TM-10, VR-10 and Flattop 12 string models LM-15-12, LM-12-12. Includes pricelist. (see photos for more photos)

1980s LOTUS GUITAR & BASS BROCHURE

- Original Vintage 1980s LOTUS Guitar & Bass Brochure & price list. Loads of electric guitars and basses with price list (dated 1987),(research indicates these guitars and basses may be early Japanese imports).. (see photos for more photos)

1925 LYON & HEALY GUARANTEE

- RARE ORIGINAL 1925 Lyon & Healy, Inc original 3 1/2" x 8" color guarantee that was included with all Lyon & Healy or Washburn instruments offered at this time.

1953 MACCAFERRI GUITAR catalog

- ORIGINAL 9" x 12" four-page color catalog shows and describes Mario Maccaferri's Guitars, ukes and accessories available at that time. Shown and described are : FULL MASTER SIZE GUITAR , ISLANDER UKE, ISLANDER DELUXE, ISLANDER UKETTE and Islander Visual Chordmaster. Illustrations show adjustable neck, body, bridge, gear head, cutaway, armored neck and tailpiece. Also shows Famous Maccaferri reeds, reed-o-meter, reed service cabinet and maccaferri mouthpieces.

1975 MADEIRA (from GUILD) Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL guitar brochure in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Madeira guitars , mandolins and banjo offered by Madeira ...imports that were serviced and distributed exclusively by Guild Guitars. This rare full color brochure gives loads of information photos and descriptions of: Jumbo Bodies, 12-Strings, Classic Guitars, Mandolins and 5 string banjo. Dreadnaughts, Folk models...they're all here along with a pricelist.

1956 MAGNATONE GUITAR & AMPLIFIER catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL guitar and amplifier catalog shows and describes the cool line of Magnatone guitars & amps offered at the time. This 8 page catalog gives loads of information, photos and descriptions of: STEEL GUITAR models G-70, G65, G-85 (double neck) and G-95 (triple neck), ELECTRIC SPANISH GUITAR models Mark IV, Mark V (w/bigsby), Mark III and Mark III Deluxe. Also includes Custom 200 series amplifiers showing/describing Model 280, 213 and 260 as well as smaller amp models "Starlet", "Varsity Deluxe", "Melodier" and "Troubadour". In addition there are head shots of some endorsers like Gene Davis, Bob Gibbons, Grady Martin and Manny Lopez. (more photos showing contents)

1966 MAGNATONE STARSTREAM GUITAR & BASS brochure

- RARE complete ORIGINAL guitar and amplifier catalog shows and describes the cool Magnatone "lightweight" electric guitars & bass offered at the time. This 6 page catalog gives lots of information, photos and descriptions of: SOLID BODY ELECTRIC GUITAR models G-15, G20 G-5 and G-10 (bass) and SEMI-ACOUSTIC GUITAR model A-2. In addition there are band and performer photos of some endorsers using Magnatones. (more photos showing contents)

1966 MAGNATONE Professional AMPLIFIER Line brochure

- RARE complete ORIGINAL amplifier brochure shows and describes the complete line of Magnatone "Professional" amps offered at the time. This rare brochure gives loads of information photos and descriptions of: MP-3, MP-1, MP-2, MP-5 and MP-4 amplifiers. All include list prices. (more photos showing contents)

1966 MAGNATONE Custom AMPLIFIER Line brochure

- RARE complete ORIGINAL amplifier brochure shows and describes the complete line of Magnatone "Professional" amps offered at the time. This 5 page brochure gives loads of information photos and descriptions of "The Incomparable Magnatone" models MP-10, M-7, MP-12, MP-15 and MP-20 Stereo amplifiers. All include list prices. Also a couple of cool band b&w photos! (more photos showing contents)

1974 MAJESTIC DRUMS

- rare original 1974 BRUNO MAJESTIC DRUMS jobber catalog pages + price list. Consists of NINE pages...each is printed on both sides with images and descriptions of the "Equi-Tension" Majestic drums and drum accessories distributed by BRUNO at this time. Includes price list..(see photos for more about contents)

1962 MARTIN Instrument catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 12" x 9" 18-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Acoustic Guitars , Mandolins, Ukuleles , Tiples and Electric Guitars produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Black & White illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: D-28, 000-28C, D-21, 00-21, 00-21NY, D-18, 000-18, 00-18, 0-18, 00-18E, 0-18T, 00-18C, 00-16C, 0-16NY, 5-16, 0-15T, 5-15T 3/4 size, F-50, F-55, F-65 (electrics), Martin Amps, Uke models 3, 2, 1, 0, 1-C, 1-T, 51, Mandolin models A, 2-15 carved, Tiple models T-28, T-18 and T-15.

1968 MARTIN Instrument catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" 21-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Acoustic Guitars , Mandolins, Ukuleles and Tiples produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: D-28, D-28S, D-35, D-35S, D-21, D-18, D-18S, D12-35, D12-20, 000-28, 000-18, 00-18, 00-21, 0-18, 5-18, 0-18T, 0-16NY, 00-28C, 00-18C, 00-16C, Ukes models 3, 0, 1-T, 51, A Mandolin , Tiple models T-28 and T-18. Also includes 2-page section on Martin Instrument Specifications.

Martin D-45 Re-Introduction promo sheet (1968)

- RARE ORIGINAL promo pamphlet from 1968 ...a single sheet folded to produce 4 panels showing and describing the Martin Dreadnought D-45 guitar RE-introduced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time.

1970 MARTIN Instrument catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" 24-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Acoustic Guitars , Mandolin, Ukuleles and Tiples produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: D-45, D12-45, D-41, D-28, D-28S, D-35, D-35S, D12-35, D12-20, D-18, D-18S, 000-28, 000-18, 00-18, 00-21, 0-18, 5-18, 0-18T, 0-16NY, 00-28C, 00-18C, 00-16C, N-10, N-20. Uke models 3, 0, 1-T, 51, A Mandolin , Tiple models T-28 and T-18. Also includes 2-page section on Martin Instrument Specifications and "How To Choose And Care For Your Guitar .

1971 MARTIN GUITAR retail PRICE LIST

- complete 1971 "MARTIN INSTRUMENT PRICE LIST" includes all the traditional Martin steel-string Guitar models ( 14-fret as well as 12-fret) along with the Classic models, 0-18T tenor, T-18 and T-28 Tiples, A mandolin, Ukes (0, 3, 1-T and 51 Baritone). "Effective December 31, 1970, adjusted September 1, 1971" One piece of paper folded to produce 4 panels.

c. 1972 MARTIN MAGAZINE 1833 Issue 1, Volume 1

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 5" x 8" fifteen-page Martin 1833 magazine (undated premier issue guessing 1972 or so...) includes articles of interest right from Martin. Included are: Markneukirchen to Nazareth, The Search For Sound, The Stauffer, Care And Feeding, Music Education and Guitars and Questions & Answers.

c. 1974 MARTIN MAGAZINE 1833 Issue 2, Volume 1

- RARE complete ORIGINAL Martin 1833 magazine with great topics of interest to Martin guitar afficianados. Cover shows Martin employee inlaying mother of pearl in a fingerboard, topics include “Diamonds, Dots and Snowflakes” (inlays), “The Numbers Game” (serial numbers), “Ditson Baby D-45", Questions and Answers and announcement on Levin Guitars. Undated but likely early-mid 70s...

1972 MARTIN Instrument catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" 31-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Acoustic Guitars , Mandolin, Ukuleles and Tiples produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: D-45, D12-45, D-41, D-28, D-28S, D-35, D-35S, D12-35, D12-20, D12-28, D-18, D-18S, 000-28, 000-18, 00-18, 00-21, 00-45, 0-18, 5-18, 0-18T, 0-16NY, 00-28C, 00-18C, 00-16C, N- 10, N-20. Uke models 3, 0, 1-T, 51, A Mandolin , Tiple models T-28 and T-18. Also includes 2-page section on Martin Instrument Specifications and "Selecting A Guitar" .

1977 MARTIN GUITAR Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" thirty-two page catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of Acoustic Guitars , Mandolin, Ukuleles and Tiples produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: HD-28 Herringbone, M-38, D-18, D-19, D-28, D-35, D-41, D-45, D12-18, D12-28, D12-35, 000-18, 000-28, 00-21, 00-45, 0-16NY, 0-18T, 5-18, 00-18C, N-20. Uke models 3, 0, 1-T, 51, A Mandolin , Tiple models T-28 and T-18. Also includes 2-page section detailing Martin Instrument Features and "Selecting A Guitar" .

Martin D-25K and D25K2 promo sheet (1980)

- RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" full color promo page from 1980. Single page promo sheet printed on both sides showing and describing these TWO rare Martin D-size KOA guitars introduced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time.

Martin M-36 and Martin M-38 promo sheet (1980)

-RARE ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" full color promo page from 1980 printed on both sides of this single page promo sheet showing and describing the these two rare Martin guitars introduced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time.

Martin D-37K2 promo sheet (1980)

-ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color promo page from 1980. This single side promo sheet shows and describes the D-37K2 Martin D-size KOA guitar introduced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time.

Martin SEVEN SERIES promo sheet (1980)

-ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color promo page from 1980. This single side promo sheet shows and describes both the 7-28 and 7-37K Martin small Dreadnought guitars introduced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Each is shown alongside the comparable full size D version so promo shows D-28, 7-28, 7-37K and D-37K.

Martin HD-35 and Martin OM-45 promo sheet (1980)

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" full color promo page from 1980. Both sides of this single page promo sheet are printed showing and describing the these two rare Martin guitars introduced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time.

Martin E-28 & EB-28 promo sheet (1981)

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color promo page from 1981. This two sided promo sheet shows and describes the RARE E-28 solid body electric guitar and the EB-28 solid body bass introduced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time.

1981 MARTIN Instrument catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" 24-page catalog & 2 page price list in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Acoustic Guitars , Electric Guitars, Mandolin, Ukuleles and Tiples produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: Custom guitars, D-45, D-41, OM-45 , vintage 1942 D-45, Koawood models...D-25K, D-25K2, D-37, D-37K2, 00-25K, 0025K2, 7-37, vintage 1928 0-28K, D-18, D-19. D-28, D-35, HD-28, HD-35, 7-28, vintage 1938 D-28, D12-18, D12-28, M-36, M-38, vintage F-9 archtop, 0-18, 00- 18, 000-18, 000-28, 000-45, MC-28, vintage 1926 000-45, 0-16NY, 00-21, 00-45, 0-18T, 5-18, vintage 1928 0-21, D-18S, D-28S, D-35S, D-45S, vintage D-45S, D12-20, D12-35, D12-41, D12-45, vintage 1930 Octa Chorda. 00-16c, 00-18c, 00-28c, N-10, N-20, vintage Stauffer, Uke models 3, 0, 1-T, 51, Mandolin models A, B, AK, AK2, Tiple models T-28 and T-18. Also 4 models of E-28 series solid body electrics shown.Also includes section on Martin Instrument Specifications and "Historical Reflections" . GREAT guitar photography and vintage Martins too!!

1982 MARTIN GUITAR retail PRICE LIST

- complete original 1982 MARTIN GUITAR retail PRICE LIST ,effective date: February 15, 1982. Includes Koa Dreadnoughts, Koa Grand Concert, Baby D, Dreadnoughts, 12-strings, Grand Auditoriums, Orchestra Model OM-45 as well as the short-lived Electrics (EM-18, E-18, etc). Sigma models are included as well. Single page folded to produce 4-panels. Pretty cool bit of Martin history for the collector.

1983 MARTIN GUITARS "VINTAGE SERIES" LETTER

- 1983 MARTIN GUITARS "VINTAGE SERIES" dealer letter dated August 5, 1983 from The Martin Company describing the upcoming introduction of the "Vintage Series" of Brazilian Rosewood guitars for 1983. Letter is three typewritten pages mentioning the recent purchase of a parcel of Brazilian Rosewood considered to be of excellent quality and describing the "Vintage Series" guitars to be offered including: Vintage D-28, Vintage 000-28 and Vintage D-45. Includes dealer prices.

1833 MARTIN MAGAZINE 1983 150th Anniversary Issue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 6" x 9" fifteen-page 1833 MARTIN MAGAZINE 1983 150th Anniversary Issue includes items of interest right from Martin...strings, accessories, cases, memorabilia, shirts, hats, guitar kits, parts, books and posters. Undated but code suggests 1983 (150th Anniversary Issue).... A very cool bit of Martin memorabilia!!

1986 MARTIN Instrument catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" 29-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Acoustic Guitars , Shenandoah Guitars, Mandolin, Ukuleles and Tiples produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: D-28, D-35, HD-28, HD-35, D-41, D-45, D-18, D37K, D-25K, D12-18, D12-28, J-40M, J12-40M, J-21M, J-65M, J12-65M, M-64, MC-68, M-18, MC-28, M-36, M-38, Shenandoah D-2832, D-3532, D-1832, 000-2832, HD-2832, Special Order Instruments include 000-18, 000-28, 00-21, 00-45, 00-18C, N-20, 0-16NY, 0-18T, 0 uke, 3 uke, 1-T uke, 51 baritone. Also has a few pages on the Custom Shop with good photos and includes section on Martin Instrument Specifications and "Historical Reflections" .

1987 MARTIN GUITAR "GUITARS OF THE MONTH" PRICE LIST

- original 1987 MARTIN GUITAR "GUITARS OF THE MONTH" PRICE LIST is one piece of heavy stock paper folded to produce 6 panels describing in detail the 1987 "Guitars Of The Month"..a promotion of Martin Guitars that are either recreations of vintage Martin instruments or Limited Edition models that have never been offered before. Models include: D-45LE, HD-18LE, O0-21LE, J-40MBLE and HD-28BSE. Each is described and retail price is given. Pretty cool bit of Martin history for the collector.

1988 MARTIN Instrument catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 16-page catalog and price list in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Acoustic Guitars , Acoustic Basses, Mandolin, Ukuleles and Tiples produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: D-18, D-28, D-35, D-41, D-60 (not shown), D-62 (not shown), D-45, D12-28, HD-28, HD-282R (not shown), HD-35, J-40, J-40BK, JC-40, J12-40, J-65 (not shown), J12-65 (not shown), J-18 (not shown), M-36 (not shown), M-38, M-64 (not shown), MC-28, MC-68 (shaded option), 000- 16, 000C-16 cutaway, Basses include B-40, B-65, B-540 (not shown), BC-40, Custom 15 and D- 45 Custom Deluxe, Special Order instruments include: A mandolin, 1-T tenor uke, 0-16NY, 00- 28C, OM-45, 00-21, MC-37K, D12-18, D-28S, DC-28, N-20, 000-28, 7-28 (all shown) Also has a few pages on the Custom Shop with good photos and includes section on Martin Instrument Specifications and "Historical Reflections" .

1989 MARTIN GUITAR Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" thirty-one page catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the complete line of Acoustic Guitars , Mandolin, Ukuleles and Tiples produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff including the First-Ever Acoustic Bass Guitars ...B-65, B-40. All the Dreadnoughts including: HD-28 Herringbone, HD-35, D-41, D-45, D-18, D12-18, D12-28, Jumbos.. J-40M, J12-40M, J-21M, J-40MBK, J-18M, J-40MC, The Maple Guitars..J-65M, J12- 65, D-62, Grand Auditoriums-M-64, MC-68, M-36, MC-28, M-38 as well as the Shenandoah Series...D-2832, D-3532, D-6032, D-1832, 000-2832, HD-2832. Special Order Guitars include: 000-18, 000-28, 00-21, 00-45, 0-16NY, 0-18T, 00-18C, N-20. Uke models 3, 0, 1-T, 51, A Mandolin , Tiple models T-28 and T-18. Also includes 2-page section detailing Martin's Custom Shop Instruments , "Selecting A Guitar" and "Historical Reflections" .

1989 MARTIN GUITAR "GUITARS OF THE MONTH" PRICE LIST

- original 1989 MARTIN GUITAR "GUITARS OF THE MONTH" PRICE LIST is one piece of paper folded to produce 6 panels describing in detail the 1989 "Guitars Of The Month"..a promotion of Martin Guitars that are either recreations of vintage Martin instruments or Limited Edition models that have never been offered before. Models include: D-41BLE, HD-28GM, HOM-35 and SPECIAL D-18. Includes two-page letter dated May 1, 1989 from C.F.Martin to dealer. Pretty cool bit of Martin history for the collector.

1990 MARTIN GUITAR retail PRICE LIST

- complete original 1990 MARTIN GUITAR retail PRICE LIST. Low Profile Neck design was standard on all 14-fret, 6 string models by this time and M-36 & M-38 models were in production as well as the Acoustic Basses and the expanded line of Shenandoah models which are listed with prices. New 000-16M model is listed. New D-60 maple model is listed along with the newly introduced D-1932 quilted mahogany Shenandoahs. Second page shows all the Special Order Guitars....D-37K, 7-28, 00-21,etc. and there is a section for mandolins, ukes and tiples... most all of which were special order in this period. Last page is the Custom Shop.....one piece of paper folded to produce 4 full page panels.

1990 MARTIN GUITAR "GUITARS OF THE MONTH" PRICE LIST

- original 1990 MARTIN GUITAR "GUITARS OF THE MONTH" PRICE LIST. 6 panels describing in detail the 1990 Guitars Of The Month.. a promotion of Martin Guitars that are either recreations of vintage Martin instruments or Limited Edition models that have never been offered before. Models include: D-40BLE, HD-28BLE, OMC-28 and D-18MB. Pretty cool bit of Martin paper for the collector.

1989-93 MARTIN Guitars Of The Month brochures

- Complete ORIGINAL "Guitars Of The Month" brochures in my personal archive..including ALL FIVE brochures for the years 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992 and 1993. These are the advance flyers sent to dealers describing the Guitars Of The Month for each of the years 1989-1993 and they include full descriptions and retail prices of the guitars Martin was scheduled to build. No photos but lots of info on these rare limited editions. 1989....Brazilian Rosewood D-41BLE, HD-28GM Grand Marquis, HOM-35 Brazilian, Special D-18. 1990....Brazilian Rosewood D-40BLE and HD-28BLE, OMC-28, D-18MB. 1991...D3-18, D-28LSH, D-45KLE (flamed koa!), Special OM-21. 1992...D-45S, HD-28C.T.B., HJ-28, D-18 Vintage. 1993...D-45 Deluxe, D-28 (1933 Special), OM-28 (Perry Bechtel) and D- 93.

1992 MARTIN GUITARS "GUITARS OF THE MONTH" LETTER

- MARTIN GUITARS "GUITARS OF THE MONTH" dealer letter dated May 4, 1992 from The Martin Company describing the upcoming introduction of the Guitars Of The Month for 1992. Letter is two typewritten pages briefly describing the Guitars including: D-45S Deluxe (limited production of 50 12-fret, solid headstock), HJ-28, HD-28CTB (Custom Tortoise Bound), D-18V (old style bracing)...letter mentions "attached pricelist" which is not included. Pretty cool bit of Martin history for the collector.

1990 MARTIN GUITAR "STUDY OF NATURAL WOOD TRAITS ON MARTIN GUITARS"

- Complete original 1990 MARTIN GUITAR "STUDY OF NATURAL WOOD TRAITS ON MARTIN GUITARS" publication dealing with "what consumers feel is most important when buying a Martin guitar?...all about natural wood traits, tonal quality,etc.... Pamphlet has 4 panels. Pretty cool bit of Martin paper for the collector.....Great out of print reference material.

1993 MARTIN GUITARS FRETTED INSTRUMENT CATALOG

- complete original 1993 MARTIN GUITARS FRETTED INSTRUMENT CATALOG is a very nice 27-page catalog showing and describing Dreadnoughts, Jumbos, Backpacker, Grand Auditoriums, Auditoriums, Acoustic Bass, Maple Guitars, Special Order Instruments, Custom Shop as well as the complete Sigma line and others including the Stinger ST2 Electric Guitar.

1993 MARTIN GUITAR retail PRICE LIST

- complete original 1993 MARTIN GUITAR retail PRICE LIST. Effective Date April 1, 1993. Includes all models in production as well as the Acoustic Basses , new D-1 Dreadnought, new OM-21, Custom J-65 with prices. Second page shows all the Special Order Guitars....D-37K, 7-28, 00-21,etc. and there is a section for mandolins, ukes and tiples...most all of which were special order in this period. Last page is the Custom Shop..pricelist is one piece of paper folded to produce 4 (8 1/2" x 11") panels.

1993 SIGMA (MARTIN) GUITAR retail PRICE LIST

- complete original 1993 SIGMA (by MARTIN) GUITAR retail PRICE LIST. Effective Date April 1, 1993. Includes all Sigma guitar models in production as well as the mandolins, banjos, jazz guitars, and accessories. A single piece of heavy stock folded to produce 8 panels. Great reference material...

1996 MARTIN CUSTOM SHOP GUITAR Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" eight-page (covers included) catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the custom shop guitars produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of fingerboards, backstrips, bindings, finishes, rosettes and bridges, back and side woods and headstocks to help the buyer create their own masterpiece.

1996 MARTIN GUITAR COMPANY GUITAR CATALOG

-RARE complete original full color catalog shows and describes all the dreamy New Martins available....series "1" Dreadnoughts, Grand Concerts, Auditoriums....series "16" Dreadnoughts, 000 models...STANDARD series D-18, D-28, D12-28, DC-28, HD-28, HD-282R, D-35, HD-35, D-45, D-41, D-42, J-18, HJ-28, J-40, JC-40, J-40BK, J12-40, B-40, BC-40, 000-18, 000-28, OM-21, OM-28, M-38, M-36, MC-28....VINTAGE series D-18VM, D-18VMS, OM-28VR, HD-28VR, HD-28VS, Backpackers, cases and the two page Glossary of Specifications Coding.

1997 MARTIN GUITAR COMPANY GUITAR CATALOG

- original 1997 full color Martin catalog shows and describes all the dreamy New Martins available in '97....series "1" Dreadnoughts, Grand Concerts, Auditoriums...."15" series and "16" series Dreadnoughts, 000 models...STANDARD series D-18, D-28, D12-28, HD-28, D-35, HD-35, D-45, D-41, D-42, D-40....VINTAGE series , Art Nouveau custom, backpackers, cases ,etc

1997 MARTIN GUITAR RETAIL PRICE LIST

- original 1997 MARTIN GUITAR RETAIL PRICE LIST includes "ROAD" series, "1" series, "15" series, "16" series, "Standard" series and "Vintage" series Martin guitar prices as well as Limited Lifetime Warranty information...It is one piece of paper folded to produce 4 panels.

1999 MARTIN CUSTOM SHOP GUITAR Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" eleven page catalog in my personal archive showing and describing the custom shop guitars produced by the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania at this time. Color illustrations and descriptions of fingerboards, backstrips, bindings, finishes, body shapes and sizes, back and side woods and headstocks along with the custom shop application form to help the buyer create their own masterpiece.

1970s MIGHTY MITE Brochure

- RARE 70s brochure with 8 pages containing illustrations and information on this company's guitar parts and accessories. strat pickguards, pickups, brass replacement parts, pickups, bridges, saddles,etc.

vintage MORLEY pedals brochure

- vintage MORLEY brochure appears to be from the 70s. This has six panels containing photos and descriptions of Morley’s products... Echo/Volume, Power Wah, Wah/Volume, Pro Phaser, etc.

1953 NATIONAL Guitars catalog

- ORIGINAL 7" x 10" 16-page catalog shows and describes the complete line of National guitars, amps and lap steels offered at the time. Photos and descriptions of all these models included: "Grand Console" Double Neck Electric Hawaiian, "New Yorker" Electric Hawaiian , "Dynamic" Electric Hawaiian, Special 8 String Electric Hawaiian, National "TripleX Chord Changer", "Chicagoan" Electric Hawaiian Guitar And Amplifier, Model 1215 and 1210 National Amplifiers, Triple Neck Electric Hawaiian, National Clipper Electric Hawaiian, Model 1122 Solid Body Electric Spanish, Model 1123 Solid Body Electric Spanish Cutaway (both single and double pickup solid body models shown), National Deluxe Amplifier, "Club Combo" Electric Spanish, No. 1191 "Student" Flat Top Spanish, National Amplifiers #1202, #1212, #1275, "Aristocrat" Electric Spanish, "California" Electric Spanish, No. 1120 and No 1125 Electric Spanish, No. 1135 Carved Top Spanish, No 1140 Carved Top Spanish, No. 1155 Jumbo Flat Top Spanish , No 1150 Concert Flat Top Spanish. The Jumbo flattop features the Gibson body with National neck. Cool Original catalog and a great resource. (see photos for more about contents)

1964 NATIONAL Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" eight page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of electric guitars and amplifiers by Valco Guitars at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all the fabulous "Glas" body electrics included: Glenwood 95, 98 and 99, Newport 88, 84 and 82, National 85 Bass, Studio 66, Westwood 77, 75, and 72, 9 different amplifiers and 4 different Electric Steel guitars. (New Yorker, Dynamic 25, Studio 76, Console 50 double neck). Also includes the original price list dated July 1st, 1964. (see photos for more about contents)..

1936-37 OAHU GUITARS & ACCESSORIES catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL OAHU GUITARS & ACCESSORIES 24-page catalog shows and describes all the cool instruments and accessories available from the legendary Cleveland, Ohio guitar factory at the time. First page includes photos of the factory. Available in square or round neck the catalog shows the Oahu Jumbo Guitar, Deluxe Jumbo guitar and many other models...including tenor guitars. Cool vintage finger picks, thumb picks, plectrum picks, round bars, flat bars (hawaiian playing "slides"), bridges, nuts, pins and loads of cool accessories including hula skirts and leis. Page 18 features the rare Volu-Tone... an early electric combo..

1937-38 OAHU GUITARS & ACCESSORIES catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 1937-38 approximately 8" x 11" OAHU GUITARS & ACCESSORIES 28-page catalog that shows and describes all the cool instruments and accessories available from the legendary Cleveland, Ohio guitar factory at the time. First page includes photos of the factory. Available in square or round neck the catalog shows the Oahu Jumbo Guitar, Deluxe Jumbo guitar and many other models...including one tenor guitar. Cool vintage finger picks, thumb picks, plectrum picks, round bars, flat bars (hawaiian playing "slides"), bridges, nuts, pins and loads of cool accessories including leis. Page 17 shows the "largest guitar in the world!"...the Oahu BASSOGUITAR!.Page 18 features the rare Volu-Tone... an early electric combo...

1939 OAHU Guitars & Accessories catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 36-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of top quality acoustic, electric and Hawaiian guitars produced by the Oahu Co. in Cleveland, Ohio at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: Oahu Deluxe Jumbo Guitar, Oahu Jumbo Guitar, Oahu Hawaiian Electric Guitar & Amplifier, plus loads of other acoustics, Bass Viol, Bassoguitar, cases, strings, picks, flat bars, round bars, guitar stands, microphones, bridges, Hawaiian Jewelry....even Hula Skirts!. Also includes four scans of a special insert "Oahu Custom Built Electric Guitars".

1948 OAHU Guitars & Accessories catalog No. 27

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 60-page catalog shows and describes the complete line of top quality acoustic, electric and Hawaiian guitars produced by the Oahu Co. in Cleveland, Ohio at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: Diana Lap Steel, Iolana double neck Hawaiian, Iolana amp, rickenbacker double neck electric hawaiian, Harmony electric guitars & amps, Melodier guitar, Dickerson Lap steel & amp, DeArmond Pickups, Oahu Supreme, Oahu Comet Console, Varsity, ElectroVoice Microphones, cases, steels, picks, bridges and loads of other accessories.

1974 OSCAR SCHMIDT AUTOHARPS

- 1974 OSCAR SCHMIDT AUTOHARPS jobber catalog pages + price list .. FIVE pages...four of which are printed on both sides with images and descriptions of autoharps and accessories offered by OSCAR SCHMIDT at this time. Includes price list...excellent resource material.(see photos for more about contents)...

1980 OVATION Guitars catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 44-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of "Award Winning Guitars produced by the Ovation Instruments Co. in Bloomfield, CT at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of all their cool guitars : Custom Legend, Anniversary, Legend Ltd. and Legend, Glen Campbell Artist, Folklore, Artist, Custom Balladeer, Balladeer, Custom Legend 12 string, Glen Campbell 12 string, Pacemaker 12 string, Classic, Country Artist and Concert Classic. Also shows Accessories & Guitar Cases and gives a bit of history on the roundback guitars.

1975 OVATION SOLID BODIES Guitar catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 5-page Ovation Solid Body Guitar catalog shows and describes the rare solid bodies produced by the Ovation Instruments Co. in Bloomfield, CT at this time. Illustrations and descriptions of Breadwinner and Deacon models as well as specifications and info on pickups, bridges and circuitry.

1920s PARAMOUNT BANJO CATALOG

- RARE Undated 40 page Paramount Banjo Catalog featuring star endorsers (Reser, Pingatore, Reino, Lucas, etc), Style A tenor, Style C tenor, Leader tenor, Style D tenor, Style E tenor, Style F tenor, Style C Five-String and Plectrum, Style A Melody Banjo & Guitar Banjo..loads of cool band photos. Likely early 20s (1923-24) as shows early tailpieces... no sign of the adjustable Paramount Patented tailpieces or "hot dog" armrests..(see photos for more about contents)...

1926 PARAMOUNT BANJO CATALOG

- RARE prewar Paramount Banjo Catalog. 80 pages. Fully illustrated with numerous player/endorsers and bands....includes Paramount fine line of banjos.(see photos for more about contents)...

1935 PARAMOUNT & LANGESTILE BANJO Brochure

- RARE prewar Paramount pages containing illustrations and information on their late production banjos. There are a total of SIX pages excerpted from a 1935 catalog of a major retailier showing "STUDENT PRINCE" tenors, "LANGE CRAFT" model numbers 14, 18, 20 & 24 and PARAMOUNT Style 1, Style X & Style B. Additionally there are a couple of rarely seen Paramount "NEW MODELS" called "The Trooper" & "The Rhythm Special"! This exciting collection also includes a couple of pages of interesting banjo accessories as well.

1930 SUPER-PARAMOUNT BANJO Brochure

- RARE complete reprint of the 8 1/2" x 11" prewar Paramount brochure with 16 black & white pages (not counting covers) containing illustrations and information on these banjos. Shows Paramount Style No. 1, Style B, Leader, Aristocrat Special, Artcraft, Super Paramount models..., Artist Supreme, Artist Professional, Artist Supreme and the unique Paramount Spanish Guitar too!

PARKER BANJOS brochure

- vintage PARKER BANJOS brochure is a single piece of what must have been an 8 1/2" x 11" brochure folded to produce 6 panels...one of which has had half clipped away for some mysterious reason....(see photos for more about contents)...

2000 PARKER GUITARS catalog

- Original 2000 PARKER GUITARS color 14 page catalog shows and describes all the extraordinary Parker solid body electric guitars available at the time...(see photos for more about contents)...

1976 PARSONS/WHITE STRING BENDER brochure

- rare original 1976 PARSONS/WHITE STRING BENDER brochure is a single 8 ˝" x 11" page folded to produce 6 panels. It describes and promotes the "string bender" for Telecaster, Esquire and Broadcaster style guitars. As made famous by Clarence White...built and installed by the inventor... It is dated 1976...

1990 PEDULLA BASS catalog

- original 1990 PEDULLA BASS color catalog "We Make Basses same way you play them...with our hands" ... heavy stock 8-page brochure shows numerous Pedulla creations available at the time......(see photos for more about contents).

1960s PIONEER STEREO brochure

- rare original 1960s PIONEER STEREO 7 page brochure shows and describes numerous car and home stereo systems for 8-tracks & cassettes as well as a selection of speakers. Some cool vintage audio products. (see photos for more about contents).

1970s POLYTONE Brochure

- 1970s brochure with 5 pages containing illustrations and information on this company's guitars and amps. (see photos for more about contents).

PROVIDENCE GUITAR & BANJO brochure (undated, est 1969)

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 4-panel brochure showing complete banjos as well as repro necks. This single page 4-panel black and white brochure shows and describes the Mastertone-style banjos and reproduction Mastertone necks offered by Providence Guitar & Banjo at this time. Undated my current best guess is 1969.

1980s RAMIREZ GUITAR Catalog

- RARE circa 1982 color catalog containing illustrations and information on the guitars of Jose Ramirez. This catalog is undated. My best guess is early 80s. The Centenario is shown (1882-1982) which leads me to believe this MAY be from 1982-83. Loads of primo classical and flamenco guitars. (see photos for more about contents)

1978 RICHELIEU BANJOS brochure

- RARE original 1978 RICHELIEU BANJOS brochure consists of SEVEN 8 1/2" x 11" pages printed both sides with banjos by Richelieu instruments, accessories and prices along with some pretty cool testimonials.. (more photos showing contents)

1986 RICHELIEU BANJOS brochure

- RARE original 1986 RICHELIEU BANJOS brochure consists of SEVEN 8 1/2" x 11" pages printed both sides with banjos by Richelieu instruments, accessories and prices along with some pretty cool testimonials...(more photos showing contents)

1955 RICKENBACKER catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL Rickenbacker catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars and amps offered at that time. Illustrations and descriptions of Console 500 triple 8 hawaiian, Combo 800 and 600 solid bodies, Model DW (double 8), Single Ten , SW , BD, G and G-22 frypan Hawaiians as well as Student Set hawaiian, Model M-15, M-11 and M-88 amps. Great stuff from the "horseshoe pickup" days!

1957 RICKENBACKER catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL Rickenbacker catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars and amps offered at that time. Illustrations and descriptions of Combo 400, 450, 800 and 650 guitars as well as Model 900, 950 and 1000 guitars. Model 4000 Bass, Console 700, 500, 200 , CW & TW model hawaiians and DW, SW, BD, A-22 frypan, model 100 Hawaiian set, Spanish Set and loads of lovely Rick amps!

1968 RICKENBACKER catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL Rickenbacker catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars and amps offered at that time. Illustrations and descriptions of models 420, 450, 460, 456-12, 625, 950, 1000, 310, 325, 330, 330-12, 325-12, 345, 360, 360-12, 375, 366-12, 360F, 370F, 380, 381, 385, 386, 390, 391, 392, 4000, 4001, 4005 basses, model 6000 bantar, 6005 & 6006 Peabody plectrums too!

RICKENBACKER TRANSONIC SOUND SYSTEMS amp brochure

- ORIGINAL brochure with eight 4" x 11" pages (counting covers) featuring the Transonic Series 100 and Transonic Series 200 amplifiers.. (see photos for more about contents)...

1992 ROBIN GUITARS & BASSES CATALOG

- original 9" x 12" brochure on heavy stock paper which includes all the cool electric guitars & basses offered by Robin Guitars, Houston, Texas at this time..Standard, Custom Shop, Ranger and Machete series all shown and described along with photos of endorsers....(see photos for more about contents)...

1953 ROGERS DRUM CATALOG

- This 7-page catalog has lots of information and photos of outfits like the Rogers "Supreme", "Rendevous" , "Commander", "Playmate" as well as Rogers Snare drums, Parade drums, Bass drums, Tom Toms and Jenco Tympanis. photos for more about contents)...

1970s ROGERS XP-8 POWER SHELLS DRUM CATALOG

- Rogers XP-9 Power Shells Drum Catalog is not dated but does appear to be from the 70s. Catalog measures 8 ˝" x 11" with 8 pages including covers... lots of information and photos of shells, colors available, and kits: Studio Ten, Ultra Power Eight, Garibaldi Outfit, Londoner Seven, Roy Burns Outfit, Londoner Five, etc. Also some hardware , accessories and endorsers.

1953 RONDINI ACCORDIONS brochure

- original RONDINI literature from a 1953 wholesaler catalog consists of 4 color pages printed both sides (8 panels). Features the many Professional Rondini accordions (Made In Italy) Concerto model....Aria model, Corona models, Catalina models, Sonata model, Futura models as well as the Bambino model. Made in Italy......excellent resource material. (more photos showing contents)

1982 SAGA BANJOS catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL Saga Banjos catalog shows and describes the complete line of banjos offered at that time. Illustrations and descriptions of Style I, Style II, Special Florentine, Style III, Student and Bella Voce as well as specifications.

1982 SAGA GUITARS catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL Saga Guitars catalog shows and describes the complete line of guitars offered at that time.Illustrations and descriptions of HD-112, HD-305 and HD-115 as well as a Dreadnought Guitars Features chart that includes specs on all the models offered AND a price list and letter.

1980s SAGA BANJO KITS CATALOG

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" catalog with 11 numbered pages (not counting covers) of photos and information on SAGA BANJO KITS. Features The RK-6 based on classic banjo designs from the mid-30s, the RK-4 , OK-4 (Whyte Laydie), RK-2 and OK-2, along with a page of accessories and another with all specifications.

1979 SCHECTER GUITAR RESEARCH catalog

- rare original 1979 SCHECTER GUITAR RESEARCH 15 page catalog with no date evident ... appears to be 1979 and is identical to another I found listed as 1979. Shows complete line of replacement parts for "stratocaster", "telecaster", P-bass, J-bass, "gibson" guitars, "rickenbacker" guitars, etc...(more photos showing contents) a classic from this legendary Van Nuys, Ca company.

1959 SCOTT High Fidelity Catalog

- RARE complete 8 1/2" x 5 1/2" eighteen-page original catalog showing and describing all the cool Stereo- Monophonic high fidelity components offered by this Maynard, Mass Company at that time. Shown and described are the 135 Stereo-Dapter, #99D 22-watt Complete Amplifier, #209 36- watt Complete Amplifier, #210F 36-watt Dynaural Complete Amplifier, #121C Dynaural Equalizer-Preamp, #299 40-watt Stereo Amplifier, #330C AM-FM Stereo Tuner, #130 Stereo Preamplifier, #250 40-watt Power Amplifier, #310B Broadcast Monitor Tuner, #311C FM Tuner, #300 AM-FM Tuner, #710 Stroboscopic Turntable, #1000 Matched Stereo Arm & Cartridge as well as a Hi-Fi guide and brief history of the company.

1985 SHENANDOAH (by Martin) GUITAR BROCHURE

- 1985 SHENANDOAH (MARTIN) GUITAR BROCHURE. Item is one piece of paper folded in thirds to produce 6 panels. Shows and describes 5 different Shenandoah models offered by Martin at the time... no prices. No date but date code indicates 1985. Pretty cool bit of Martin paper..

1989 SHENANDOAH (by Martin) Catalog

- RARE complete 8 1/2" x 11" original FULL COLOR pamphlet catalog (one piece that folds into three double sided pages) with color photographs of Martin's short-lived Shenandoah line of guitars at the time. You're gonna want to have this one in your archive if you're serious about Martins. This is one you'll cherish and read over and over again. . Color illustrations and descriptions of all their cool stuff included: SE-2832, SE-6032, C-20, HD-2832, 000-2832, D12-2832, D-6032, D-1832, D-2832, D-3532, D- 6732, D-4132 as well as a "Shenandoah Production Specifications" page.

1978 SHO-BUD Steel Guitars brochure

- complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" full color 8 page brochure shows and describes the complete line of pedal steel guitars. Photos and descriptions of all these models included: Model 6164 PRO III, Model 6155 PRO II , Model 6166 Super Pro, Model 6150 L.D.G, Model 6148 Pro I Custom, Model 6152 Maverick and Model 6139 (described but not shown). Also shows volume pedal and other accessories. Cool Original catalog and a great resource. Prices also written in.

1967 SHURE MICROPHONES catalog

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" brochure with 14 numbered pages shows and describes the complete line of microphones offered by this highly regarded manufacturer. Includes: SELECTING THE CORRECT SHURE MICROPHONE, MICROPHONES FOR TAPE RECORDING, UNIDYNE AND UNISPHERE UNIDIRECTIONAL DYNAMIC MICROPHONES, OMNIDIRECTIONAL DYNAMIC MICROPHONES, RIBBON MICROPHONES, UNIDIRECTIONAL CRYSTAL AND CERAMIC MICROPHONES, LOW COST GENERAL PURPOSE MICROPHONES, ACCESSORIES, GOLD MICROPHONES, MICROPHONES WITH ATTACHED PLUGS, MATCHED PAIR MICROPHONES, MICROPHONE CASES & MICROPHONE MIXERS.

1970 SHURE VOCAL MASTER catalog

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" brochure with 8 numbered pages shows and describes the complete line of amplifier consoles, booster amplifiers, speaker columns, monitor speakers and accessories offered by this highly regarded manufacturer. Includes: VOCAL MASTERs VA300 & VA302. POWER MASTER PM300 & PM300E, SPEAKER COLUMNS VA300S and MONITOR VA301s. Cool Original catalog with some very hip photos (see cover).

1976 SHURE MICROPHONES, MIXERS ,ACCESSORIES Catalog

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" eleven-page catalog shows and describes the full line of Shure microphones, mixers and accessories. Also includes some cool photos of endorsers....Loretta Lynn & Conway Twitty, Beach Boys, The Who, Led Zeppelin and The Fifth Dimension...

1981 Martin SIGMA Catalog

- RARE complete 8 1/2" x 11" original FULL COLOR pamphlet catalog (one piece that folds into three double sided pages) with color photographs of Martin's Sigma line of imported guitars and banjos at the time. Color illustrations and descriptions of the entire line included: DM-18, DM-19, DR-28, DR-28H, DR-35, DR-41, SA-1 mandolin, DM-3, DM-4, DM12-4, DM- 5, DR-7, DM12-5, DR12-7, CS-3, DS-5, CR-7, CR-9, GCS-3, GCS-5, SB-226, SB-229..Includes pricelist.....

1992 Martin SIGMA Catalog

- RARE original 1992 SIGMA GUITARS CATALOG is a full color 12-page 8 ˝" x 11" format catalog that shows the complete Sigma guitar line offered by C.F. Martin at this time. Lavish photos of the instruments as well as complete descriptions. Also includes two letters on Martin Guitar Company letterhead to the dealer. Each is dated June, 1992. Additionally an 8 ˝" x 11" MACCAFERRI GUITARS promo sheet printed on both sides. ..one side shows the guitar and the other side describes the three basic models available from Martin and also has a bit of info on the inventor Mario Maccaferri. Separate sheet that was included in this mailing reprints a review on Martin’s GoldPlus acoustic pickup.

1993 SIGMA (MARTIN) GUITAR retail PRICE LIST

- complete original 1993 SIGMA (MARTIN) GUITAR retail PRICE LIST. Effective Date April 1, 1993. Includes all Sigma guitar models in production as well as the mandolins, banjos, jazz guitars, and accessories. A single piece of heavy stock folded to produce 8 panels.

SILVER & HORLAND MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS & ACCESSORIES Catalog

- RARE (6" x 9" format) complete ORIGINAL 37-page SILVER & HORLAND MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS & ACCESSORIES catalog (undated but likely late 1930s-early 40s.) Lovely catalog shows and describes loads of pre-war instruments and accessories including band instruments, WFL drums (including the Ray Bauduc twin strainer model), Zildjian cymbals, Perfection drummers accessories, Guitar furnishings (tuners, tailpieces, capo, bridge, picks, guitar steels, cellos, basses and violins offered by the legendary "music row" New York music store at this time. (more photos showing contents)

1930s SLINGERLAND GUITAR BANJO MANDOLIN UKE Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 4" x 9" undated (30s era) catalog with 24 numbered pages showing and describing the complete line of fine Guitars, Banjos, Mandolins and Ukuleles produced by Slingerland at this time. Includes illustrations and descriptions of: ARCHED TOP GUITARS...NITE HAWK no.83, SONGSTER no. 81, MAYBELLS no. 76, no. 82, no. 84 and no. 85; FLAT TOP GUITARS...MAYBELL no. 25, no. 7, no. 75, no. 5, no. 24...COLLEGE PAL GUITARS no. 0 , no. 1, no. 2; MANDOLINS...SONGSTER no. 181, MAYBELL no. 182, no. 32; BANJOS...MAYBELL, TROUBADOUR, DELUXE no. 454, SONGSTER, RECORDING NITE HAWK no. 428 & MAYBELL QUEEN. Also includes a page of 5 ukes and prices on all instruments.

SLINGERLAND DRUM CATALOG no. 59

- RARE original SLINGERLAND DRUM 41-page catalog with prices with torn away section of front cover and 1st page otherwise complete & filled with some fantastic vintage Slingerland products...no visible date but pre-zip code so guessing mid-late 50s.(more photos showing contents)

1977 ARTHUR E. SMITH BANJOS catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 6 1/2" x 9 1/2" 16-page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of quality banjos produced by this too-short-lived Massachusetts company. Shown and described are the following FIVE string banjos: Northhampton, Shelburne I, II, III, IV and Professional (internal resonators). Also photos from the shop and detailed illustrations of necks and pots. Cool Original catalog and a tremendous resource. Dated 1977. Includes 1977 price list.

1970s SONY REEL TO REEL TAPE RECORDERS

- circa 1970s "ALL THE BEST FROM SONY" 20-page color catalog includes all the fine reel to reel tape recorders offered by SONY at this time. Shows and describes the solid state 777 limited edition series, 660 Series, 530 Series, 260 series, Sterecorder 200 , 250A and 350 series, Sonymatic 105 , 123 & 135, Sony Servocontrol "800", Sonymatic 900 as well as microphones, headsets, mixers, telephone pickups and other accessories, etc..

SONY STEREO TAPECORDER TC-350 / TC-350C OWNER'S MANUAL

- 28 page manual includes instructions and diagrams on use and includes schematic.

1989 STEINBERGER GUITAR BROCHURE - STATE OF THE INSTRUMENT

- 1989 Steinberger Guitar Brochure. 10 page gate-fold type color brochure includes all the fine products offered by Steinberger at this time. Measures 8 1/4" x 11 1/2". Shows and describes the L Series, The P Series, the M Series along with a couple of pages of features ....S-Trem, TransTrem, GR synth controller, EMG pickups, Co-X connector system, steinberger strings, A-100 power supply, etc.

1985 STINGER ELECTRIC GUITARS BROCHURE & PRICE LIST

- complete original 1985 STINGER ELECTRIC GUITARS BROCHURE & PRICE LIST. This color brochure is one piece of paper folded to produce 2 panels measuring 8 1/2" x 11". December 1985. Side one shows the guitars and side two is a feature comparison chart for all Stinger models sold and warranted by the Martin Guitar Company. In addition there is a smaller page with retail prices.

1988 STINGER AMPS and EFFECTS

- original 4-panel color brochure & pricelist for the complete STINGER (Martin) amps & effects line for Oct 1, 1988.....Includes retail price list for Stinger Amps FX-1, FX-1R, FX-3RC, FX-3B, FX-3C and Stinger Amp Bag...Effects Pedals included...TS-5 Tube Stack, DI-1 Distortion, CO-20 Compressor, OD-30 Overdrive, FL-60 Flanger, CH-70 Stereo Chorus, DE-80 Analog Delay and DD-90 Digital Delay.

1953 SUPRO ELECTRIC GUITARS & amps catalog PDF

- ORIGINAL 9" x 12" catalog includes eight pages with loads of info. It shows and describes the rare Supro line of electric guitars, amps and hawaiian steels available at that time. Shown and described are : 1524 Dual-Tone, 1523 Ozark Cutaway, 1522 Ozark, 1500B Ranchero, 1510B El Capitan, 1466 Supro Airline Hawaiian, 1666 Supro Airline amplifier, 1400B Supreme Hawaiian, 1600B Supro Supreme portable amp, 1610B Comet Deluxe Guitar Amp, 1410B Comet Deluxe Hawaiian, 1414 Spectator Hawaiian, 1614 Supro Spectator Electric Guitar Amp, Supro Student Deluxe Hawaiian guitar and amp (1602 & 1401)and also the 1450 Supro Electric Console 12 string double neck hawaiian.

1957 SUPRO ELECTRIC GUITARS & amps catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Supro's full line of electric guitars, amps and hawaiian steels available at that time. Shown and described are : 1595S Rhythm Master, 1524S Dual Tone, 1522S Rhythm Tone, 1570s Belmont, 1506S Super, 1590A Coronado,1560s Ozark, 3033S Special, 1580A Westwood, 1550A Ranchero, 1466B Airline Steel, 1475B Console Sixteen double neck steel, 1444B Studio, 1400B Supreme, 1450B Console twin neck and 1410B Comet along with pages of Supro tube amps! Cover says 58 but copyright dated 1957.

1958 SUPRO ELECTRIC GUITARS & amps catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Supro's full line of electric guitars, amps and hawaiian steels available at that time. Shown and described are : 1595S Rhythm Master, 1590A Coronado, 1575S Triple Tone, 1582A Del Mar, 1550A Ranchero, 1524S Dual Tone, 1507S & 1508S Super Series, 1570s Belmont, 1561s Ozark, 33 Special, 1466B Airline Steel, 1475B Console Sixteen double neck steel, 1434B Studio, 1400B Supreme, 1450B Console twin neck and 1410 Comet along with pages of Supro tube amps! Cover says 59 but copyright dated 1958. Similar to 1959 catalog below except for cover and model names.

1959 SUPRO ELECTRIC GUITARS & amps catalog

- complete ORIGINAL 9" x 12" catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Supro's full line of electric guitars, amps and hawaiian steels available at that time. Shown and described are : 1595 Rhythm Master, 1590 Coronado, 1575 Triple Tone, 1582 Del Mar, 1550 Ranchero, 1524 Dual Tone, 1507 & 1508 Super Series, 1570 Belmont, 1561 Ozark, 33 Special, 1466 Airline Steel, 1475 Console Sixteen double neck steel, 1434 Studio, 1400 Supreme, 1450 Console twin neck and 1410 Comet along with pages of Supro tube amps!

2001 TACOMA GUITAR catalog & price list

- RARE complete 8 1/2" x 11" catalog and companion pricelist from the original Tacoma Guitar company in Washington state. This full color brochure has a full page of endorsers, shows Archtop series, Papoose series, Mandolin series, Chief series, Thunderchief series, Roadking series, DR series, DM series, Figured Maple Dreadnought, Twelve String Dreadnought, Jumbo series, Parlor series, Thinline series and LJ series....(more photos showing contents)

1984 TOKAI ELECTRIC GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/4" x 11 1/2" dated full color catalog with pricelist showing and describing the complete line of fine electric guitars, basses , amps and effects pedals produced by Tokai at this time. Includes illustrations and descriptions of: Strat Copies...AST80, AST50, AST40, ASD50, ASD40, AST45H. Tele Copies...ATE80 (black guard tele), ATE55, ATE70, ATE70 (Paisley Tele). Basses...APB40, APB80V (anodized guard P-bass), AJB45, AJB70F, AJB80. Les Paul copies...ALS200, ALS100, ALS60, ALS50. SG copies... ASG50, VX, MBX, LBX original models, TALBO metal body electrics, and TEA80D, TEA80s, TEA60d, TEA60s Electric Acoustic models. Also a page of amps and effects.

1984 TOKAI ACOUSTIC GUITARS Catalogue

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8 1/4" x 11 1/2" dated full color catalog with pricelist showing and describing the complete line of fine acoustic guitars produced by Tokai at this time. Includes illustrations and descriptions of: Martin Copies...ACE20, ACE25, ACM40, ACM50, TCM80V (prewar D-45 copy), TCM150V (prewar D-28 herringbone copy) as well as the TCM80T, ACE35TW and a page of 5 classic guitars!!

Vintage TURNER MICROPHONES catalog

- RARE original vintage TURNER MICROPHONES 18-page catalog is printed on heavy stock, 8 1/2" x 11" format , featuring all the cool microphones available from Turner at this time... (more photos showing contents)

UNICORD Power Plus Amplifiers brochure (undated, est 1970)

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 4-panel brochure showing solid state amplifiers, PA systems and Univerb. Shows and describes the MAGNA COMBO amplifier system, ULTRA BASS amplifier system, P.A. SYSTEM, DELTA amplifier and UNIVERB reverberation unit offered by UNICORD at this time. Undated my current best guess is 1970.

1971 UNIVOX ELECTRIC GUITARS

- over 30 ORIGINAL 9" x 12" black and white promo sheets showing and describing Univox's electric guitars and bass available at that time as well as their numerous amps, PAs, Acoustic guitars, banjo and microphones too. Shown and described are : U1982 R&B Guitar(LesPaul style), U1935 Effie Guitar (ES-330 style), U1820 Badazz Guitar & U1820B Bass (SG style), UHS-1 Lucy Guitar (Lucite body), U1800 HiFlier Guitar & U 1800B Bass (Ventures style), U1825 Coily Guitar & U1835 Coily Bass (ES-335 style) and loads of other items. Pretty rare repro stuff.

1912 VEGA BANJOS catalog

- 16 page catalog shows and describes the complete line of Vega Regular Banjos. Shown and described are: Special No. 2, Regent, "Electric" Style C, Whyte Laydie No. 2, Whyte Laydie No. 7, Tu-ba-phone No. 3, Tu-ba-phone No. 9, "DeLuxe" Tu-ba-phone and Style G "Whyte Laydie" banjorine! Also some other models which are not shown, are described. Undated but about 1912.

1928 VEGA VEGAPHONE BANJOS & VEGAVOX catalog

- 8" x 11" 24-page catalog shows and describes the complete line of Vega Regular Banjos. Shown and described are: Style "N" Special Tenor (w/res & flanges), "Little Wonder" Special Tenor (ditto), "Whyte Laydie" Special Tenor, Little Wonder open back, "Professional" Tenor, "Soloist" Vegaphone, "Artist" Vegaphone, "Deluxe" Vegaphone. Includes illustrations and descriptions of Vegavox models I, II, III, IV, Vega Tenor Guitar and Tenor Lute. Strings, cases, artists with their Vegas too!! Also a page describing (not shown) the rare "Ultra Deluxe" Vegaphone and VegaVox models that were available on special order basis. Undated.

1930s VEGA BANJOS catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 8" x 11" 24 page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of Vega Regular Banjos. Shown and described are: Style "N" Tenor, "Little Wonder" Tenor, "Whyte Laydie" Tenor, "M" Tubaphone Tenor, "Senator" Plectrum Banjo, Regent Plectrum Banjo, "No. 2 Whyte Laydie" Plectrum, "No. 7 Whyte Laydie" (5 string), No. 3 Tubaphone Plectrum, "Regular Five String" (tubaphone #3 w/gryphon), "Style K" mandolin banjo, "Little Wonder" mandolin banjo, "L Whyte Laydie" mandolin banjo, "S Tubaphone" mandolin banjo, "X" Tubaphone mandolin banjo, Vega "Little Wonder" Guitar Banjo, Vega "M" Tubaphone Guitar Banjo. Also accessories like the "Magnatone" pie-plate hub cap resonator, Vega bridge , strings "Construction Features." Cool Original catalog and a tremendous resource.

1968 VEGA BANJOS brochure

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 4 page brochure in my personal archive shows and describes 12 Vega Banjos available from Vega Instrument Co., Inc at that time. Shown and described are: RANGER, PRO II, WONDER, EARL SCRUGGS MARK II, SONNY OSBORNE, SCRUGGS SOLOIST, V.I.P., VEGA VOX I, VEGA VOX III, VEGA VOX IV, FOLKLORE and PETE SEEGER . Dated September 1968, this is a neat little brochure and a tremendous resource.

1969 VEGA GUITARS brochure

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 4 page brochure in my personal archive shows and describes 3 Vega Guitars available from Vega Instrument Co., Inc at that time. Shown and described are: AMERICANA A-25, VEGA G-35 Deluxe Custom Model (photo of Lester Flatt playing this model) and VEGA G-30 ARTIST GRAND . Dated October 1969, this is a neat little brochure and a tremendous resource. Also includes revised price list dated April 1970 .

1970 VEGA BANJOS brochure

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" 4 page brochure in my personal archive shows and describes 7 Vega Banjos available from Vega of Boston (A Part Of The CF Martin Organisation) at that time. Shown and described are: "WONDER", BOBBY JOE FENSTER, VEGA VOX I, VEGA VOX IV, FOLKLORE, PETE SEEGER and V.I.P. dated Fall 1970, this is a neat little brochure and a tremendous resource.

1971 VEGA BANJOS , BANJO PARTS PRICELIST

- ORIGINAL 1971 VEGA BANJOS and BANJO PARTS PRICELIST. This 3 1/2" x 9" (closed) single piece of heavy stock paper that opens to 7 ˝" x 9" contains prices on banjos , cases and accessories offered by VEGA. Effective date is June 1, 1971....Vega was under the CF Martin Organisation ownership at this time. Includes prices on some cool models offered .... V.I.P, Vega Vox I, Vega Vox IV, Vox-45, Vox-Ultra V, Peter Seeger, etc...

1972 VEGA BANJOS (C.F. Martin) catalog

- ORIGINAL sixteen page full color catalog shows and describes the complete line of Vega Banjos available from The CF Martin Organisation at that time. (On May 15, 1970 Vega of Boston became a part of the C. F. Martin Organisation). Shown and described are: V-45, VEGA VOX I, VEGA VOX IV, PROFESSIONAL, WONDER, VIP, V-41, SS-5 FOLKLORE and PS-5 PETE SEEGER. dated Spring 1972

1976 VEGA GUITARS Catalog

- complete RARE original 1976 Vega Guitars catalog showing and describing the entire line offered by the CF Martin Organisation at the time. Models V-448, V-446, V-244, V-445, V-646, and V-845 are shown in full color promos (8 1/2" x 11") with complete specifications and highlights. Also includes a complete price list and a CF Martin cover letter that accompanied the material.

1976 VEGA BANJOS Catalog

- ORIGINAL 4" x 9" twenty-page booklet style catalog in my personal archive shows and describes Vega Banjos available from Vega (A Part Of The CF Martin Organisation) at that time. Shown and described are : "Folk Wonder", "Folk V.I.P.", "No. 2 Tu- Ba-Phone XL" (long neck), "No. 2 Tu-Ba-Phone", "V.I.P.", "Wonder", "Vega Vox I", "V-41", "Vega Vox IV" , "V-45", "Vega Vox 45" and the top of the line "Ultra-Vox V". dated January 1976, this is a neat little brochure and a tremendous resource.

1968 VENTURA GUITAR CATALOG

- RARE original 1968 VENTURA GUITAR CATALOG. This is an 8-page full color catalog in 8˝" x 11" format that contains photos and information on the classic guitars, acoustic guitars, electric guitars, violin shaped bass guitar and 12 string acoustic guitars offered by C. Bruno & Son Inc. Shows some cool Japan import guitars offered.

1973 VENTURA GUITAR CATALOG

- Color brochure which includes prices...consists of 12 panels excerpted from a jobber catalog. Shows and describes all the cool Ventura line of acoustic, classic, 12-string and electric guitars as well as basses and accessories distributed by C. Bruno & Son at this time. (more photos showing contents)

WARMOTH GUITAR PRODUCTS parts catalog #6

- This complete ORIGINAL 5 1/2" x 8" mailer/catalog with 16 pages includes photos and information on the Warmoth line of electric guitar parts, pickguards, necks, bodies,etc..(more photos showing contents)

1990 WASHBURN ACOUSTIC GUITARS CATALOG

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" full color catalog with 15 pages of photos and information on Washburn's fine acoustics. Includes photos and descriptions of: FLATTOPS....Golden Harvest D90SW, Harvest Deluxe D70SW, Harvest D68SW, Prairie Song D61SW, J50S, J20S, D30S, D32S, D32S12, D29S, D28S, D28S12, D25S, D25S12, D21S, D20S, D10, D13, D14, D12, D1212. ELECTRIC ACOUSTICS.... D61SWE, D21SE, D29CE, D12CE, D1212CE, SBC20, SBF24. FESTIVAL SERIES....Marquee EA46, Tanglewood EC41, Woodstock EA40, Newport EA20, Monterey EA30, MANDOLINS...M5SW, M4SW, M3SW, M1S. BANJOS......B19, B14, B16, B12, B9. CLASSIC GUITARS....Enrique Tapicas, Sevilla C200SW, Valencia C100SW, Madrid C80S, Zaragoza C60, Cadiz C40. Last page covers Stephen's Extended Cutaway models Charleston DC80 and Lexington DC60.

1980 WASHBURN ELECTRIC GUITARS and BASSES CATALOG

- ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" full color catalog with 16 pages of photos and information on Washburn's fine electrics. Includes photos and descriptions of: WING SERIES...Eagle Rosewood, Eagle Ivory, Eagle Maple, Falcon Maple Falcon Sunburst, Falcon Rosewood, Hawk Grained Brown, Hawk Tobacco Sunburst, Hawk Wine Red, Raven Wine Red, Raven Sunburst, Scavenger Black Bass, Scavenger Ivory Bass. STAGE SERIES...A-20-V Cherry Sunburst/Vibrato, A-20 Black/Gold Trim, B-20 II Cherry Sunburst Bass, B-20 II Black/Gold Trim Bass, A-10 Ivory, A-10 Black. Full page on specifications. Two full pages detailing features of Washburn guitars as well as accessories, company history and endorsers.

1970s WILDWOOD BANJO COMPANY CATALOG

- complete ORIGINAL 7 1/2" x 10" black & white catalog with 12 pages (counting covers) of photos and information on Mark Platin's fine banjos. Includes information on the company, necks, rims, tone rings, testimonials from John Burke & Art Rosebaum, photos and specifications on THE MINSTREL, THE TROUBADOR, THE ARTIST, THE SOLOIST and THE PARAGON.

1980s WILDWOOD BANJO COMPANY CATALOG

- complete ORIGINAL 8 1/2" x 11" color brochure with photos and information on Mark Platin's fine banjos. One piece of paper folded to create 6 panels, this catalog includes descriptions and photos of the TRADITIONAL (open back) line consisting of THE MINSTREL, THE TROUBADOR & THE HEIRLOOM as well as the BLUEGRASS line (resonator models) including THE ARTIST, THE PARAGON & THE SOLOIST. Also includes construction/shop photos (b&w) and info on necks, rims, inlays, tone rings, resonators and warranties.

1980 YAMAHA GUITAR AMPLIFIERS brochure

- complete 1980 YAMAHA GUITAR AMPLIFIERS brochure in 8 ˝" x 11" format is an 8-page color brochure (including covers) with lots of publicity and important specifications on these fine Yamaha amplifiers. Models included are: G100-212II, G100-112, G-100-210, G50-112II, G100-115II, B100-115II, B100-115SE and the stackable models (heads) G100II, B100II and speaker cabs....S412, S115, S215.

1981 YAMAHA SA-2000 GUITAR PAMPHLET

- YAMAHA SA-2000 color pamphlet (approx 1981) 6 panels with lots of publicity and important specifications on this fine Yamaha model.

1981 YAMAHA SBG2000 color pamphlet

- YAMAHA SBG2000 color pamphlet (approx 1981) 6 panels with lots of publicity and important specifications on this fine Yamaha model.

1981 YAMAHA GUITARS & BASSES catalog

- complete original 1981 YAMAHA GUITARS & BASSES catalog is not dated but appears to be 1980-81 from date code on back and the instruments included. This 20-page full color catalog includes Solidbody electric guitars ....SBG2000, SBG1000, SBG500, SHB400(humbucker equipped), SSC500(single coil), SC600, SC400 (strat-esque), Semi-Acoustic Electrics like SA2000, SA800 and Solidbody Bass Guitars ...BB2000, BB1200S, BB1000S, BB400 along with some promo endorser photos like Santana and Little River Band.... 8 1/2" x 11" format.

1985 YAMAHA ELECTRIC GUITARS & BASSES CATALOG

- complete original 1985 YAMAHA ELECTRIC GUITARS & BASSES catalog. Not dated but appears to be 1985 from code on back and the instruments included. This 20 page full color catalog includes Solidbody electric guitars ....SBG3000, SBG2100, SBG1300TS, SBG1200, SBG200, SE700E, SE700HE, SE300H, SE300, SE200 as well as the SJ500HR, and Solidbody Bass Guitars ...BB3000S, BB2000, BB1600, BB1100S, BB450, BB300. Also shows The SA (Semi Acoustic Electric Guitars) models SA2100, SA800 and the AE (Full Size Acoustic Electric Guitars) model AE1200S along with a full page of specifications in chart form.....

1988 YAMAHA VR SERIES GUITAR AMPLIFIERS

- complete original 1988 YAMAHA GUITAR AMPLIFIERS VR Series Brochure. Not dated but appears to be 1988 from code on back and the products included. This is a single piece of heavy stock folded to produce 4 panels in booklet format. "VR Versatility And Sound-The Ultimate Transistor Amp".... Models included are VR6000, VR4000, VR5000, VR3000. Each amplifier is shown and described fully and there is also a section on specifications for all models. ....

1992 YAMAHA ELECTRIC GUITARS & BASSES CATALOG

- complete original 1992 YAMAHA ELECTRIC GUITARS & BASSES CATALOG. This is a full color 38-page 8 ˝" x 11" format catalog that shows the complete Yamaha line of electric guitars and basses available at this time. There are beautiful photos of the instruments as well as complete descriptions and specifications. Full color photos of PACIFICA 912J, 1412, 1221, 1212, 1221M, 1230, 821, 821-R, 1221MS, 1230S, 812S, RGZ 612P, 612P, 621P-R, 321P, 112P, 121P , WEDDINGTON Custom, Classic, Special, AES , SA, AE, Attitude Standard, Custom, Deluxe, Limited, Standard 5, RBX Bass 1000, 650, 350, 250, 250F, TRB 6, 5 and 4 string basses, 6P, 5P, 4P, BB basses 5000A, 5000AF, 300, 200, 200F, plus pages of pickups, vibratos, etc and colors available page too.. Loads of endorsees photos as well...Rik Emmett, John Patitucci, Billy Sheehan, Blues Saraceno, Bill Leverty, etc....

1998 YAMAHA GUITAR “Yamaha Tradition" brochure

- complete original 1998 YAMAHA GUITAR "Yamaha Tradition" promotional pamphlet. Dated 1998, this 8-page color Guitar Ad Insert includes "Visit The Hollywood Custom Shop", New Product News, Chapman on Prime Time Country, Digital Amp Designer tells all and more. I believe this was an ad insert for "Guitar" magazine back in the late 90s.....

1935 Ludwig Drums catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 11" x 8 1/2" fifty-six page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of drums and accessories by the Chicago, Illinois Drum Company at the time as well as banjos. Shown and described are: Tympani, Super Sensitive Snares , Parade Drums , Bass Drums, Monster Bass Drum, Pearl Finish drums, Tom-Toms and , of course, the great old OUTFITS ...many of which are shown in vibrant color. Gold Flake, Peacock Pearl, Multi Color Outfit, Radio Special Outfit, Favorite Outfit, Marvel Outfit, Happy Days Outfit, Tango and Sunny Jim outfits too...blocks, Super Speed Pedals, Marimba, Xylophone, Vibra-Celeste, Bells, Bell-Lyra, Chimes, Bugles, Drum Corps supplies, everything percussion in this ol gal including bunches of Zenjian and Ludwig cymbals and page after page of accessories and parts. Last page shows, describes and prices the Ludwig BANJOS too. A delightfully entertaining original catalog and a tremendous resource. Dated 1939.

1939 WFL Drums catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 6" x 9" forty-eight page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of drums and accessories by the Chicago, Illinois Drum Company at the time. Shown and described are: Snares , Bass Drums, Parade Drums ,Tom-Toms and , of course, the great old OUTFITS ...many of which are shown in vibrant color. Also the Speed King Pedal, bunches of Zilco , Kassan and Zildjian and page after page of accessories and parts. Even trumpets in this one! A delightfully entertaining original catalog and a tremendous resource. Dated 1939. so you can see or print the entire catalog in ultimate clarity. An unbelievably detailed WFL catalog from the early days...

1941 WFL Drums catalog

- RARE complete ORIGINAL 6" x 9" sixty-four page catalog in my personal archive shows and describes the complete line of drums and accessories by the Chicago, Illinois Drum Company at the time. Shown and described are: Snares (Solo-Artist, Hollywood, Swing, Concert, Paramount,etc), Bass Drums (Imperial, Zephyr), Parade Drums (Concert, Corpsman, Zephyr Squadron, Legionaire, etc), Tenor Drums, Tom-Toms including the "Sensational Pedal Tom-Tom", Tympani Drums and Equipment and , of course, the great old OUTFITS (Downbeat, Ray Bauduc Bob Cat, Club Date, Swing Special, Dance Outfit, Swing Session, Marble Capitol, Zephyr, etc). Also the Speed King Pedal, bunches of Zilco , Kassan and Zildjian and page after page of accessories and parts. This is a very cool and entertaining Original catalog and a tremendous resource. Dated 1941.

c.1929 Wheatstone English Concertinas

- RARE original price list of Wheatstone English Concertinas. No specific date evident ...but likely circa 1929 since top of page references "centenary of English Concertina" with dates 1829-1929. Single fragile page 11" x 18" folded to produce several panels.. ( more photos )


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