Bob Paquette’s Microphone Museum, One Man’s Collection of Over 1,000 Early Microphones

Bob Paquette's Microphone Museum

Since 1950, Bob Paquette Sr. has been amassing a private collection of more than 1,000 vintage microphones, most of which date from before the year 1950. The collection can be viewed at Bob Paquette’s Microphone Museum, a micro museum tucked in the warehouse of Paquette’s Milwaukee audio video business, Selective Sound Service. Paquette talks about his collection and the early history of microphones in a recent episode of the Everything Sounds podcast:

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Written by EDW Lynch

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