Oral History Information
Carol Holtz was hired by the Martin Band Instrument Company in Elkhart during World War II. She has many fond memories of working for the company and the family feeling it had. Speaking of family, Carol married the son of the president, Frederick Holtz (1885-1965) and enjoyed being a part of the Holtz family. After working for the company for several years, she quit her job to raise her family. Over the years she has collected many photographs and articles on the company that became her family.