The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 323

Builder Identification

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, date unknown; .

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, rev. ed. by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1997). -

    Son of Carl Barckhoff, Sr., partner with W. G. Shipman of Shipman & Barckhoff in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


    • The Diapason July 1919, 2.
    • Musical and Sewing Machine Gazette 28 Feb. 1880

  • From the OHS Database Builders Listing editor, December 29, 2016. -

    H. C. (Henry Carl) Barckhoff was the second child and oldest son of Carl Barckhoff Sr and his first wife, Cora Hawley. He was born in 1884 in Salem, Ohio. He was a partner in the reed organ business with W. G. Shipman.


    • Vernon Brown, Carl Barckhoff and the Barckhoff Church Organ Company, (unpublished essay in the OHS Archives, not dated).

Database Entries

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