The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 1196

Builder Identification

Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, c. 1893–1905.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox, rev. ed., (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1997). —

    With Casavant Frères Ltée. of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, c. 1893, with firm 1905.*


    • Jeanne D’Aigle, L'histoire de Casavant Frères, 1880–1980 (Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada: Les Editions D’Aigle, 1988), 741.

    *In her list of employees (pages 735–760), Jeanne D'Aigle gives the "date d'entrée ou de départ" (hiring or ending date); in this instance it must be the hire date. The 1905 date is from a group photograph. —Ed.
  • See main entry: Casavant Frères Ltée.

Database Entries

There is one entry in the database that describes an organ by Alarie Chicoine.

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