Boston, Massachusetts, 1855–1885; Kendal Green, Massachusetts, 1885–1916.
Born 1836 in Weston, Massachusetts; brother-in-law of Arthur L. Coburn; with E. & G. G. Hook of Boston, Massachusetts, 1855, draftsman; partner, 1865; firm renamed E. & G. G. Hook & Hastings, 1871; head of firm, 1881; relocated firm to Kendal Green, Massachusetts, 1885; firm renamed Hook & Hastings, 1881; died 23 Feb. 1916 in Kendal Green, Massachusetts.
Patent #133,531; 3 Dec. 1872; swell for pipe organ with F. J. Flaherty: Patent #578,925; 16 Mar. 1897; electropneumatic action
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