The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 2565

Builder Identification

East Cambridge, Massachusetts 1861-1890s.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North America Organ Builders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). -- Born 1830; apprentice with Erben firm of New York City, NY, 1845-c. 1850, continued with firm until c. 1853; with Hall & Labagh of New York City, NY, after c. 1853 for a short time; with E. & G. G. Hook firm of Boston, MA, 1854 for 2 years; with Simmons & Wilcox of Boston, MA, 2 years, in Havana, Cuba for a time during this period; operated firm in East Cambridge, MA, 1861-c. 1890; died 1904, in East Cambridge, MA.

Database Entries

There are 46 entries in the database that describe organs by S. S. Hamill.

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