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In 1986, the company was acquired by its present owners. In 1936 Gibson introduced their first "Electric Spanish" model, the ES-150 followed by other electric instruments like steel guitars, banjos and mandolins.Gibson is a privately held corporation owned by its chief executive officer Henry Juszkiewicz and its president David H. In addition to guitars, Gibson offers consumer electronics through its subsidiaries Gibson Innovations (Philips brand), TEAC Corporation (Teac and Esoteric brands), Onkyo Corporation (Onkyo and Pioneer brands), Cerwin Vega and Stanton, Orville Gibson began to sell his instruments in 1894 out of a one-room workshop in Kalamazoo Michigan. During World War II, instrument manufacturing at Gibson slowed due to shortages of wood and metal, and Gibson began manufacturing wood and metal parts for the military. I bought an Epiphone Sheraton off Craigs the other day and I'm trying top put a date of manufacture on it.guy i bought it from is pretty sure it's a 1992 but has no real hard info to back that up..I tapped the serial number into Guitar Dater and it told me factory = Samick (korea).the result from Guitar Dater project gave me three years as possibilities..1982-1992-2002.. Very first hollow body for me and it took 2 years of soft shopping to find it..lovely sounding guit..tobacco burst, refretted by a reputable guy in the area, duncan antiquities on board, new grover machine heads and completely rewired with new pots//really digging this thing, I have a Sheraton II that I bought new in '95. I'll never part with it, even though I never play it anymore. The multi-laminate neck construction makes them extremely stable.It was only in the late 1960s and early 70s when the two guitars were reintroduced to the market that they sold well.
These "modernistic" guitars did not sell initially.
Gibson folklore has also claimed its guitars were made by "seasoned craftsmen" who were "too old for war." In 1944 Gibson was purchased by Chicago Musical Instruments. Gibson hired Ted Mc Carty in 1948, who became President in 1950.
He led an expansion of the guitar line with new guitars such as the "Les Paul" guitar introduced in 1952 and designed by Les Paul, a popular musician in the 1950s and also a pioneer in music technology.
On December 22, 1969, the Gibson parent company Chicago Musical Instruments was taken over by the South American brewing conglomerate ECL.
Gibson remained under the control of CMI until 1974 when it became a subsidiary of Norlin Musical Instruments.
(formerly Gibson Guitar Corp.) is an American manufacturer of guitars, other musical instruments, and consumer and professional electronics now based in Nashville, Tennessee. Gibson invented archtop guitars by constructing the same type of carved, arched tops used on violins.