Carl Bosse


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Company Name
Artley Flutes

Carl Bosse played an important role in the uncovering of our industry’s history when he sat down for our interview to discuss the Artley Flute Company. Since Mr. Artley had passed away in the 1960s and Carl’s father, Richard Bosse, who had owned the company but was in poor health to relay his stories, Carl stepped in to help. Carl had worked for the company and kept many of his father’s papers. Carl spoke of his friendship with Mr. Artley and the product line that made the company world renowned. He also outlined some of his father’s innovative marketing ideas that made him a pioneer in the field.