The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 1987

Builder Identification

New York City, 1858-1860.

Additional Notes

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

    Partnership of Richard M. Ferris and Levi U. Stuart in New York City, New York, 1858; succeeded by firm of Levi U. Stuart upon death of Ferris in 1858; name used until c. 1860.

    Staff: Reuben Midmer; D. A. Parr; Riley; George Stuart; Henry Stuart; Louis Stuart; William Stuart; Telin.


    • Orpha Ochse, The History of the Organ in the United States (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1975), 164.
    • John Ogasapian, Organ Building in New York City 1700-1900 (Braintree, MA: The Organ Literature Foundation 1977), 97.
    • Tracker, 30:1, 22.

Database Entries

There are 27 entries in the database that describe organs by Ferris & Stuart.

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