The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 1812

Builder Identification

Austin, Texas, 1899-1929.

Additional Notes

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

    Active in Austin, Texas, by 1899; last listed 1929.

    Staff: Edward Pfeifer

    Fox lists an Edward Pfeifer as a German immigrant who farmed in Texas before opening a music store and organ shop in Austin, Texas around 1875. If this person is the owner of E. Pfeifer & Son, the Edward Pfeifer listed under staff is likely his son. -Ed.


    • Piano and Organ Purchaser-s Guide, Purchaser-s Guide to the Music Industries, (published by Music Trades, New York)

  • RESEARCH NEEDED: Is Edward Pfeifer (ID 4820) the owner of E. Pfeifer & Son?

Database Entries

There are 2 entries in the database that describe organs by E. Pfeifer & Son.

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