The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 2078

Builder Identification

North Tonawanda, New York, 1912.

Additional Notes

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

    With Rudolph Wurlitzer Manufacturing Co. of North Tonawanda, New York, 1912.

    This is an odd entry. If the person's name appeared on the company letterhead, it would be a safe assumption that the person was an officer of the company. The company letterhead would have normally also provided a first name or initial(s) and a title. -Ed.


    • Company Letterhead.

  • See Main Entry at Rudolph Wurlitzer Manufacturing Co.

Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by (___) Forton.

We are always interested in adding to our information about builders and correcting any errors that our Database may contain. If you can provide us with corrections or additions to the information presented here, please click the Update button and use the online form to send us details.

Your cooperation and support are greatly appreciated.


OHS Logo

This page was opened in a secondary window or tab. To return to the list of builders, simply close this tab.

Some of our entries are names that might never appear on a nameplate or nameboard.
On the other hand, there are both individuals and firms who are responsible for conserving historic organs through location, or preserving the usefulness of pipe organs through rebuilding or making modifications to existing instruments. In these cases, we are proud to acknowledge their contributions to the ongoing artistic tradition of the pipe organ in America through individual entries in our online database.