The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 2407

Builder Identification

Son of John W. Gratian, brother of Elwood; with family firm of Gratian Organ Builders of Alton, IL; with Austin, Hartford, CT; with Estey, Battleboro, VT; with Midmer-Losh, Merrick, NY; establ

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North America Organ Builders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). -- Son of John William Gratian, brother of Elwood Gratian; with family firm of Gratian Organ Builders of Alton, IL; with Austin firm of Hartford, CT; with Estey firm of Brattleboro, VT; with Midmer-Losh firm of Merrick, NY; established service firm in Bunker Hill, IL, c. 1938; relocated to Decatur, IL; retired 1979; succeeded by Richard Schneider; died c. 1988. Staff: Dan Nealon Patent #1,957,585; 8 May 1934; valve

Database Entries

There is one entry in the database that describes an organ by Warren Burke Gratian.

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