The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 2847

Builder Identification

Medway, Massachusetts, 1835-1850

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). -

    Partnership of George Handel Holbrook and Josiah Ware in Medway, Massachusetts, by 1835 to 1850; bells and chamber organs; organ business continued by Edwin Lafayette Holbrook after 1850; bell foundry continued by Edwin Handel Holbrook after 1871.

    Sources:

    • National Association of Watch & Clock Collectors Bulletin: February 1996, 31.
    • Barbara Owen, The Organ in New England (Raleigh: Sunbury Press, 1979), 404.
    • Stephen Pinel.

Database Entries

There are 5 entries in the database that describe organs by Holbrook & Ware.


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