Apr 162019

In the early 20th century, any shopper who walked into the Charles H. Ditson & Company music stores in New York, Philadelphia, or Boston could have bought a guitar, bowl-back mandolin, or ukulele made by Martin. Ditson initially approached the venerable builder simply to fill a niche in its product line, then a bit later
Ditson’s Style 11 and the Birth of the Dreadnought
Source: Vintage Guitar – Magazine