Olathe Civic Band

Olathe Civic Band located in Olathe KS



The rich history of the Olathe Civic Band dates back at least to the late 1800’s to what was then called the M. O. B. Band – appropriate because it was organized by a man named Milton O. Barnes. A young man’s band called the Olathe Military Band followed a few years later. There is also evidence of a civic band playing for dignitaries arriving for the 1904 Old Settlers celebration. In 1913, an Olathe mail carrier formed the Olathe Boys Band, and by 1922 girls had joined the band. This

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