The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 265

Builder Identification

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 1920s.

Additional Notes

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

    With Wanamaker shop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 1920s, console work.


    • The American Organist, October 1988, 66.

  • From the OHS Database Builders Listing editor, September 24, 2016. —

    Henry Baecker was with the Wanamaker shop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the late 1920s, doing console work, either electrical or assembly. During this period, the Wanamaker shop was building an organ for the New York store in addition to its primary task of keeping the enormous Philadelphia Wanamaker instrument maintained.


    1. The American Organist, October 1988, 66.

Database Entries

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