Boston, Massachusetts, early 1900s.
With Skinner firm, foreman.
Roy Walter Bangs was born on 30 July, 18861 in Charlestown, Massachusetts. He worked with one or more of the Ernest Skinner firms, and eventually became foreman at the Skinner Organ Co.2 It is not known if he was connected with the firm of Johns & Bangs Organ Builders listed in the Boston Business Directory3 of 1918.
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