The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 1164

Builder Identification

New York City, 1880s-1890s.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991). -

    Partner with Frank Symmes in Chapman & Symmes of New York City, New York, 1891.


    • The Tracker, 9:2, 9.

  • From Organ Database Builders editor Charles Eberline, July 5, 2018. -

    The January 18, 1896, issue of The Music Trade Review carried the following brief note:

    GEO. A. CHAPMAN, successor to Hall & Labagh, pipe organ dealers, has decamped, leaving a wife, a number of creditors and unpaid workmen to mourn his loss.


    • "Here and There,” The Music Trade Review 21, no. 26 (January 18, 1896): 15, accessed June 15, 2018,

Database Entries

There is one entry in the database that describes an organ by Geo. A. Chapman.

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