Lost & Found Sound

Lost & Found Sound: A Lover of Lost Fans

As part of our series Lost & Found Sound, Quest for Sound Curator Jay Allison introduces us to a collector of old electric fans. We are treated to solo performances of individual old fans, and an orchestra of fans blowing at once, and learn that in days gone by, a good electric fan was a blessing — and expensive. Some models cost the average American worker two months pay.



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