The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 2160

Builder Identification

Hagerstown, Maryland, 1900–1931.

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). —

    Born in Mount Jackson, Virginia; with M. P. Moller of Hagerstown, Maryland, for 31 years, retired as general superintendent in 1931; with Crawford Automobile Co., 1911, director.

    Patents:

    • Patent #850,828; April 16, 1907; adjustable combination action.
    • Patent #873,364; December 10, 1907; combination.
    • Patent #948,010; February 1, 1910; electric coupler action.

    Sources:

    • The Diapason December 1911, [page number not given].
    • The Diapason November 1931, 32.
    • The Diapason February 1936, 23.
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  • See main entry: M.P. Möller, Inc.

Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by Jacob Otterbein Funkhouser.


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