Holton Loyalist.com - Dedicated to the Frank Holton & Co. - Makers of High Grade Band Instruments. And, as far as I've seen on other instruments, the "Frank Holton & Co." trademark was dropped in 1966 and after that they just said Holton. Even so, its possible from this record to assemble a basic serial number chart for these instruments. All Holton French Horn bells are made with overlapped seams. 0 bids.         15,950                   1912 ). I would like to know when this cornet was made. It is a Holton Collegiate cornet.         154,700 - 154,899    1944 French Horns Home; French Horns ; French Horns.         243,350 - 254,099    1953 Frank Holton's first business venture on his own was a small rented shop with a desk, two counters and two chairs that he had to paint himself at Clark and Madison streets in Chicago, in 1898, where he sold used instruments and his own formula slide oil for trombone.         70,550 - 73,199       1921 Mine is #5565, and it has pearl key touches. Search.         63,150 - 63,299       1927 1. ... After the Leblanc USA acquisition of Holton in 1964, the "Frank Holton & Co." inscriptions on Holton instruments soon disappeared. U.S.A. w/ Case. HoltonLoyalist.com is not related in any way to current manufacturer of Holton instruments; the Conn Selmer Company. or Best Offer. $44.55 shipping. In 2008 they were bought out and production moved to Elkhart, Indiana. In short, serial #5xxx and Chicago definitely exists.         63,300 - 63,549       1928 Holton’s history.         43,973 - 47,600       1919 Small cracks were opening, resulting in very hard to detect leaks. Original Frank Holton& Co. 2 Mouthpiece included.         37,909                   1917 Comes with a mouthpiece! Number; 1901: 1 : 1902: 254 : 1903 : 476 : 1904: 526 : 1905: 1151 : 1906 : 1872 : 1907 : 3345 … The Frank Holton Company of Elkhorn, Wisconsin is one of the earliest saxophone makers, with the Rudy Wiedoeft model being the most famous model that they produced (the Elkhorn being one of the more infamous). Serial numbers - Leblanc Serial # Year Manufactured *1135: 1950 - 1953: 8044: 1964 (Debbie & Danny Golden) Product categories. Serial Numbers: Beginning Year Beginning Number; 1918: 1201: 1919: 1900: 1920: 3500: 1921: 6000: 1922: 9000: 1923: 12000: 1924: 15000: History. $14.99 shipping. I had not one minute of break-in time. When was your Holton 179 french horn made if the serial number is 686877. Leblanc Trumpet Serial Numbers Leblanc 700 Trumpet I am not familiar with the model you mention, the serial number on mine is in the 13 hundreds, which places it around the mid 60's, so yours is a little newer, maybe late 60's or so, because I believe that they stopped importing them around 1970 or so.         73,200 - 76,099       1922         31,622                    1915 All slides move freely and have just been lubricated. 1904 Holton Harmony … It is a C602 and the serial number is 003053. Even from early days, Holton seems to have outsourced clarinet making.         1                          1901 I am the original owner (got it when I was 9); it is in excellent condition. Holton History. Unable to make the rent at times, Holton was known to pawn instruments at a shop on Clark Street between 1898 and 1900. The slides are stuck. Suchen Sie nach der Seriennummer der Marke Frank Holton & Co., um das Alter Ihres Instruments zu bestimmen. Year Manufactured. Vintage Frank Holton & Co Trumpet with 2 Mouthpieces and Case, Accessories- READ.         348,400 - 358,499    1962 Serial Number        Year Manufactured         536,000 - 455,749    1967 Pre owned Clarinets . or Buy It Now . View the repair department.         198,300 - 210,299    1949 Starting in 1918 they moved their operations to Elkhorn, Indiana. It is a B-flat cornet, Holton-Clarke model serial #57825, made of silver plated brass with 3 piston valves.Inscribed on the bell: Serial Number Year Manufactured Adams Musical Instruments - Experience the Sound of Quality HornRepair.com. Serial #5xxx dates to 1920, not 1922. You are looking at a Holton Collegiate Trumpet. Years: 1915 - 1918 Serials: 1 - 1200 (1 specimen). Posted: (1 days ago) Serial Numbers – Holton There are numerous serial numbers lists for Holton instruments on the web today, so the list below I’m not confident on who to attribute this list to. The trumpet body and valves appears to be in good condition. The lead pipe has been repaired. 1902.         125,850 - 132,799    1939 Frank Holton Frank E. Holton was born March 10, 1858 in, Michigan to farmers Otis (b.         476                      1903 There are numerous serial numbers lists for Holton instruments on the web today, so the list below I’m not confident on who to attribute this list to. I also think that the style of wood and key work is like that which I have found in Czech makers.         182,000 - 198,299    1948 Serial Numbers. We restored this bad boy several months ago, I just don't really need it anymore. Holton was known more for brass instruments. Even so, its possible from this record to assemble a basic serial number chart for these instruments.         269,000 - 281,399    1955 The chart was researched by Felix Jungschlaeger, and contains not only the serial numbers and year of production, but also some key points about the company, and information about the horns that the Frank Holton Co. produced. The original business was a used instrument shop owned by Frank Holton, a trombone player, in Chicago, Illinois, started in 1898.The firm built brass instruments for ten years in Chicago, then in Elkhorn, Wisconsin from 1918 until 2008, when production of Holton-branded instruments moved to Eastlake, Ohio. The cornet plays very well. Referring to LaPorte's post 732 in the registry thread, your 5456 is the earliest recorded 5xxx serial number. I've heard from Joe Uebelacker, who has a King C-Melody s/no 34xxx.         504,201 - 519,299      1972         41,070 - 43,972       1918 Serial numbers. Holton History. I'm not sure when this was but it's probably a reasonable bet that the clarinet logo would have changed at the same time as the saxophone logo so this could set your upper bound on date of manufacture (assuming that the available serial number lists are accurate, which is a bit of a crap shoot). The serial numbers on the Holton saxes can be misleading online. Instruments manufactured after 1936 range in serial number from ~1350-3600. Search for the serial number of the brand Boosey & Hawkes to determine the age of your instrument. I have a Frank Elkhorn silver sax. Title: VNTG Frank Holton & Co. LP Trumpet w/ Case - USA Item Attributes Brand: Frank Holton & Co. Model: LP UPC: n/a Serial Number: 72847 Made In: USA Year: 1921 Case Measurements: 22" x 8" x 7" CONDITION:Used. 1902. Read through the Holton serial number registry thread and you will see that there are Chicago made Holtons with 5xxx serial numbers, including one of mine. With playing characteristics similar to the Farkas H179 Horn, the Holton H379 features a .468-inch bore combined with a 12.25-inch large throat nickel silver bell for a dark sound with a centered tone and projection. $15.00 shipping. Your shopping basket. Serial Numbers; History; Ads / Catalogs; Store; Contact Us; Global Leader.         281,400 - 293,699    1956 Boosey & Co. was established by Thomas Boosey in 1816.         165,600 - 181,999    1947 This can be a good investment like buying art. Has recently been serviced. Throughout World War II as most manufacturers did, the Holton Company turned to making components for the military. Soon after undertaking professional events along with Sousa’s great band, Frank Holton opened up a small store in The city of chicago in 1896, offering second hand musical instruments and his magic formula of Electric Oil trombone slide oil. ! 254. HOLTON's History; See All HOLTON Histories.         6071                     1909         62,900 - 63,149       1926         210,300 - 220,499    1950 Just wondering what it's approximate value is.         12,402                    1911         1872                     1906 Serial Number.         76,100 - 81,000       1923 Great vintage cornet from Frank Holton of USA. Frank Holton 1921 Horn, Trumpet or Coronet? Dealer Locator; Covid-19 Resources; Search. I have a holton Bb soprano saxophone SN 30589. Your 22051 might be around 1925. Also comes with a Gotta Have Rock and Roll Certificate of Authenticity.         122,900 - 125,849    1938 The instrument is in very good condition with only a few small dings and small indents. They … Serial number is 953XXX and the receiver is engraved"HOLTON" Valve block is stamped"T602P USA" This trumpet has fantastic smooth quick valves- Holton makes some of the best valves in the business and these valves are as smooth as butter! With case, without mouthpiece. The Frank Holton Company of Elkhorn, Wisconsin is one of the earliest saxophone makers, with the Rudy Wiedoeft model being the most famous model that they produced (the Elkhorn being one of the more infamous).         154,200 - 154,699    1943 Features an active saxophone forum, buy sell trade your sax, saxophone museum, sax teachers and more.         140,100 - 151,299    1941 The following is presented to assist in locating serial number lists and/or other information useful in dating Brass Instruments. Serial Number Year Manufactured Adams Musical Instruments - …         403,351 - 435,999    1966 This horn is a standard BBb sousaphone made by Frank Holton in Elk Horn. $319.99. $75.00. Wisconsin. Sales were slipping. Contact. 476. Holton Vintage Brass Trumpet .         467,100 - 483,099    1969 He went to his head metallurgist, Poindexter James, who concocted a special hard solder formula, consisting of silver, tin, antimony , and lead. The trumpet has a serial number of 314446 on it which makes from around 1958. Vintage Frank Holton & Co Trumpet with 2 Mouthpieces and Case, Accessories- READ. 1829) Holton. Founded in Chicago when Frank Holton opened a small instrument shop in 1898, The Frank Holton & Co. grew to one of the most influential instrument manufacturers in the first half of the twentieth century in the US.         57,041 - 58,499       1920 Tell us, If … Would make a great gift or keep it for yourself! Valves move freely.         293,700 - 307,399    1957         483,100 - 496,799    1970 Adams Musical Instruments - Experience the Sound of Quality. HoltonLoyalist.com is not related in any way to current manufacturer of Holton instruments; the Conn Selmer Company. Gold Plate Soprano SN: 19567. Dedicated to the generations of high skilled persons which created, and the players which performed on instruments of the Frank Holton & Company; Makers of High Grade Band Instruments.         358,500 - 373,699    1963 1.         558,936 -               1980. Condition: Used, MPN: Does Not Apply, Brand: Holton See More.         20,807                   1913         232,600 - 243,349    1952 I have a rudy wiedoeft frank holton number on back is 30267 L P With mouth ... Buescher Eb Alto Sax "Low Pitch" SN 25052 (1915) King Marigaux Paris Eb Alto Saxophone. $26.95 shipping. For auction is a vintage Frank Holton model 29 cornet serial number 156416 circa 1946-47. This cornet was made by Frank Holten & Co. in Elkhorn, Wisconsin in 1921. 1901. Rare Frank holton sousaphone tuba Serial number 99415. No dents etc.         64,050 - 64,149        1931 If you have any questions please ask seller. Serial number 14998. Read through the Holton serial number registry thread and you will see that there are Chicago made Holtons with 5xxx serial numbers, including one of mine. Frank Holton & Co. Ending Friday at 8:13PM PST 2d 16h.         105,200 - 108,399    1930 ... Holton Super Collegiate Cornet Trumpet Serial #339651 Elkhorn WI.         97,200 - 101,399     1928         220,500 - 232,599    1951 In 1939, Frank Holton sold his company to Fred Kull, a company employee. In 1929, Holton introduced a complete line of school grade instruments under the Holton Collegiate name. 1903. Circa 1926.         519,300 - 524,599      1973         108,400 - 111,049    1931 It comes with a Frank Holton case and a Frank Holton 77 mouthpiece.         1151                      1905 Free Serial Numbers Serial Number: Year Manufactured: 1: 1901: 254: 1902: 476: 1903: 526: 1904: 1151: 1905: 1872: 1906: 3345: 1907: 4630: 1908: 6071: 1909: 9474: 1910: 12,402: 1911: 15,950: 1912: 20,807: 1913: 21,100: 1914: 31,622: 1915: 33,671: 1916: 37,909: 1917: 41,070 - 43,972: 1918: 55,000 - 55,249: 1918: 43,973 - 47,600: 1919: 55,250 - 57,040: 1919: 47,601 - 49,817: 1920: 57,041 - 58,499: 1920: 70,000 - 70,549: 1920: … 254. Home; Our brand. 1923-1927 William Phillip Frank (Principal 1923-1927) horn 1901-1932 the year of his death. Alto Clarinets / Miscellaneous . Valves move quickly, all tubes can be detached. All were stamped Adolphe Sax 84 Rue Myrha. The other day I noticed that SOTW is now hosting a Holton Serial Number Chart. $45.00 shipping. So if the serial number (13599) is correct, your alto saxophone is most probably a Revelation model, the main series at that time. Mouth Piece says Frank Holton and Co and 7C. I also have #1362 which has metal key touches.         553,525 - 558,935     1979 And, as far as I've seen on other instruments, the "Frank Holton & Co." trademark was dropped in 1966 and after that they just said Holton. What's the serial # on yours, and can you post a pic? Now I am curious.         524,600 - 529,899     1974 Even the most difficult passages become easier to play. It's a gorgeous horn, I've always loved the silver with the brass inner-bell.         115,000 - 117,299     1934         315,700 - 326,099    1959 . In 1942, Frank Holton passed away. Back to the overview.         33,671                  1916 Serial Numbers – HoltonLoyalist.com. All tuning slides are operable and are greased. These added features take the one- time beginning musician to the next musical level. At some point they simplified "Frank Holton & Co." to simply "Holton". All slides pull and the valves work well. Also, the comment in the serial number chart about #1200 being the highest Chicago serial number is out of date.         111,099 - 113,899    1932 The log book shows the serial numbers jumping around quite a bit for the Selmer/Adolphe Sax saxophones. Click here to view. He wouldn't be starting a new business initatives in the depression. Ending Friday at 8:13PM PST 2d 16h. The only thing engraved into the bell is the name Holton in block-like letters. → Full Holton serial number chart available. Holton. It is a Frank Holton & Co. Collegiate clarinet, Serial Number 1503. Holton alto sax. This item is used and in untested, unrestored condition. Trade your instrument! More. Menu. 1887: York and Holton ceases operations, though was not closed out for many years. For more historical information on Frank Holton & Co. visit the following links. The Holton H379 Series Double Horn is an artist-quality instrument at a popular price. Step- Up Model Instruments. Frank Holton & Co. 1885: Sousa Band trombonist Frank Holton partnered with JW York, a former apprentice to Louis Hartman and Henry Esbach in the Keat/Graves/Wright tradition at Boston. HOLTON T401 GALAXY TRUMPET ORIGINAL FINISH WITH CASE & MOUTH PIECE. made in 1930 with a serial number of 107245. it has very elaborate engraving on the bell that reads"made by frank holton& co. elkhorn wisc" the bell is removeable and has three retaining screws. 476.         89,850 - 92,799       1926 Innovator. Zoek uw serienummer van het merk Frank Holton & Co. om de leeftijd van uw instrument te bepalen. There should be a model name on the bell or on the mouthpiece receiver. Holton Serial Number Chart. They will not be eligible for the combined shipping discount. They began selling woodwind instruments in 1851. Serial numbers - Frank Holton & Co. Holton - Chicago. Step- up or intermediate instruments provide additional keys and features that vary by instrument type. There were numerous types of Frank Holton & Co. french horns through the years. $75.00.         55,250 - 57,040       1919 Some instruments were stamped H. Selmer and some were not. In short, serial 5xxx and Chicago definitely exists.         3345                     1907         535,200 - 541,999     1976 Instruments manufactured after 1936 range in serial number from ~1350-3600. Holton Collegiate Rotary Trigger trombone vintage playable serviced instrument This is a good old vintage playable horn recently serviced cleaned lubed oiled play tested new spit valve cork replaced etc. 0 bids.         307,400 - 315,699    1958 $549.00 - A collector's joy - The Frank Holton Company operated in Elkhorn, Wisconsin, USA. According to the serial number list I have for Holton instruments, this serial number would put it at 1929-1930. Serial number is 586341, Happy Bidding. 1901. Frank Holton & Co.         542,000 - 548,429    1977 Year Manufactured. Serial number 25743.         117,300 - 118,599    1935 $26.95 shipping. of Band Instruments. The serial number is 11129X and no mouthpiece is included. HOLTON - Elkhorn (1918-1925) No Description Available SOPRANO SAX; ALTO SAX; SOPRANO SAX. After performing professional engagements with Sousa’s great band, Frank Holton opened up a small shop in Chicago in 1896, selling second hand instruments and his secret recipe of Electric Oil trombone slide oil. However, if you have a dated receipt of a horn’s serial number, please contact us through the link in the header so we can add more detail to this serial number list. I have a clarinet bought around 1967. An Index to Serial Number Lists. From the serial number collection above you can see that the numbers range from ca. Signet Eb Alto Sax by Selmer #510495. It produces the centered tone sought by all players. Search. HOLTON Serial Numbers. Holton had two-digit model numbers before being acquired by Leblanc in 1964, so that gives a pretty good starting point. Gold Plate Holton Alto SN: 34780. this is a frank holton sousaphone.         254                      1902 Two valves depress and rebound properly, and one is slow to rebound. The guitar also comes with a letter of provenance from Frank Holton, who bought the guitar from Al Hendrix in 1999, and sold it in 2018. The finish is dull, no dings or dents. Unfortunately, these horns have questionable intonation at best, odd keywork and tinny sound. Part 4: Holton instruments with Lyon & Healy serial numbers, likely made in LaPorte Additionally, we would be grateful to anyone who owns a Couturier-related horn not listed to also contact us with the name, type, cities, patents and serial number (etc. Born January 1, 1876 in Allentown, Pennsylvania of German parents, William Frank first went to work for He first worked for Frank Holton & Co in Wisconsin, where he learned the specialty of high quality manufacture of brass instruments. the next connection is 6 1/4" in diameter. To shopping basket. Item is in acceptable used condition. $69.99. thanks for taking the time!         60,600 - 61,649       1923 Marching Brass - Band Instruments. Since it has not been played or refurbished this item is being sold AS IS for parts or repair only.         81,001 - 85,600       1924         9474                     1910 Instruments. 1827) and Hanna A.         373,700 - 388,949    1964 Unfortunately, these horns have questionable intonation at best, odd keywork and tinny sound. it measures 26 inches in diameter. As for the mouthpiece question, that's a tough call.         455,750 - 467,099    1968 Note: - these serial numbers should be taken with a 'pinch of salt', the accuracy is doubtful.         92,800 - 97,199       1927 Publications. According to Wikipedia, Frank Holton was the founder of the Holton Instrument Company in Chicago in 1898. $95.00. 1896: Holton starts a mail-order business selling his “Electric Oil” slide oil for trombones. .         59,500 - 60,599       1922 Dedicated to the generations of high skilled persons which created, and the players which performed on instruments of the Frank Holton & Company; Makers of High Grade Band Instruments. I am the original owner (got it when I was 9); it is in excellent condition. Any idea of value? Holton had two-digit model numbers before being acquired by Leblanc in 1964, so that gives a pretty good starting point. 1927 makes sense historically, too, since the serial numbers needed to begin before 1932, the year of Frank's death AND likely prior to the crash of 1929. 1 sold, 0 available. Conn-Selmer Videos Frequently Asked Questions Purchase an Instrument Serial Numbers Warranty Information. Hardly any damage to the lacquer. According to Horn-u-copia.net the sousaphone was built in 1928.         548,430 - 553,524     1978 He grew up with three sisters: Emma E. Holton, Alice Holton and Leona Holton. This section includes a collection of both typical and unusual models of french horns that we’ve seen.         85,900 - 89,849       1925 This successfully cured the problem … Frank Holton& Co. Cornet Holton-Clarke Model Serial number 59410 This cornet is in playing condition. The record is much less complete after 1936. Holton TR158. Holton alto sax. Okay, I have read many, many articles about the Holton sax and I am no closer to knowing how old mine is or what it may be worth....HELP! Dealer Locator; Covid-19 Resources; Search. Just wondering what it's approximate value is. in Brass Instruments. $149.99. 0 views, 0 views per day, 1,187 days on eBay.         118,600 - 120,599    1936 Since Holton was primarily a brass instrument maker, they still could have easily built 20,000 saxophones between the documented 1924 C soprano and the Wiedoefts of say 1929-30. Holton TR181.         47,601 - 49,817       1920 The cosmetic condition can be seen in the photos. Besides that repair.         132,800 - 140,099    1940 Dealer Locator; Covid-19 Resources; Search. Where is the serial number? Recently acquired it at an auction.         49,818 - 54,999       1921 Conn-Selmer Videos Frequently Asked Questions Purchase an Instrument Serial Numbers Warranty Information.         151,300 - 154,199    1942 Serial numbers. 1903.         156,100 - 165,599    1946 or Best Offer. Serial Number: Year: Location: Trombone Oil Second Hand Instruments: 1898: Corner of Clark & Madison Chicago, IL: 1: 1901: Corner of State & Madison Chicago, IL: 254: 1902: 476: 1903: 526: 1904: 107 West Madison Chicago, IL: 1151: 1905: 1872: 1906: 3345: 1907: 169-175 Gladys Ave. Chicago, IL: 4630: 1908: 6071: 1909: 9474: 1910: 12402: 1911: 15950: 1912: 20807: 1913: 21100: 1914: 31622: 1915: 33671: … The serial number would fit into the Arley series for the year 1992. Serial Number. 33,xxx to 39,xxx (except C melody).         4630                    1908 The log book shows the serial numbers jumping around quite a bit for the Selmer/Adolphe Sax saxophones. If not from there, possible German.         63,850 - 64,049        1930 By 1920, Frank Holton realised the soldering adhesion of his saxophone keys to the saxophone body was causing complaints. PicClick Insights - Holton Trumpet W/Case Model T602 Serial Number 586341 PicClick Exclusive Popularity - Very high amount of bids. 1. 1927 was still a boom time, although some were beginning to see signs.         70,000 - 70,549       1920 Award Winning.         388,950 - 403,350    1965         63,550 - 63,849        1929 There are numerous serial numbers lists for Holton instruments on the web today, so the list below I’m not confident on who to attribute this list to.         21,100                    1914 The first flutes were made in 1856 after agreeing . My Eb King Alto Saxophone. Selling or trading an instrument is certainly possible. The trumpet does come with a mouthpiece that is also a Holton Collegiate.         113,990 - 114,999    1933 Holton confirms that the serial number of the guitar is “555292”. Cornet. It is a Frank Holton & Co. Collegiate clarinet, Serial Number 1503. Holton - Elkhorn.         61,650 - 62,199       1924 It was left to me by my deceased father several years ago and has been in my closet ever since. Years: 1918 - 1925 Serials.         529,900 - 535,199     1975         337,600 - 348,399    1961         58,500 - 59,499       1921 Holton serial #s are quite a mystery, but using a little extrapolation, my numbers can help, assuming Holton sax production was minimal in 1919 and gradually maxed by 1929. Saxophone.org - created by saxophone players for saxophone players. ALTO SAX. Conn-Selmer Videos Frequently Asked Questions Purchase an Instrument Serial Numbers Warranty Information. I'm currently selling a Vintage Frank Holton sousaphone is in good condition for it's age.         154,900 - 156,099    1945 Vintage Frank Holton Trumpet! Contact. The chart was researched by Felix Jungschlaeger, and contains not only the serial numbers and year of production, but also some key points about the company, and information about the horns that the Frank Holton Co. produced. Search. From either 1929 or 1930 according to the serial number and the Holton website.         526                      1904         326,100 - 337,599    1960 Holton - Elkhorn; 1918 - 1919: 1201 - 1899: 1919 - 1920: 1900 - 3499: 1920 - 1921: 3500 - 5999: 1921 - 1922: 6000 - 8999: 1922 - 1923: 9000 - 11999: 1923 - 1924: 12000 - 14999: 1924 - 1925: 15000 - 18499 Holton is a brand owned by Steinway Musical Instruments' Conn-Selmer division.         496,800 - 504,200    1971 The mouth piece with it is a Vincent Bach Corp 5C, if that helps.         62,200 - 62,899       1925 All information and images copyrighted by the respective owner.         254,100 - 268,999    1954 I have read that this model is considered a pro level cornet. 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