Reed Organ Society Publication:
The Fort Wayne Organ Company & The Packard Legacy
Vol. 1: Nuts, Bolts, & Other Tidbits
This book is 322 pages with over 300 catalog cuts, photographs, and other illustrations, many in color. It covers the history of the company’s organ production from 1871 – 1914. It includes chapters on the life of Isaac Packard, the organ’s namesake; the company’s organization; Thomas Hill, the case designer extraordinaire; stopboard designs through the years; an extensive data chart with serial numbers and design features; and more! Many pages from catalogs, flyers, and trade cards 1872 – 1912 are included!
All sales are being handled separately from the publications secretary. You can visit the ROS website and follow the links to the book to order a copy, paying through the PayPal link below specifically for the book. The book may also be ordered by sending a check to:
% Jim Germann
PO Box 218
La Vernia TX 78121-0218
The cost of the book is $39. Shipping in the US is $5 media mail, Canada is $33.00 and overseas is $38.00. The PayPal link below includes the shipping in the price, be sure to click on the correct option.