The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 3300

Builder Identification

New York City, New York, c.1904; relocated to Lansdowne, Pennsylvania, c. 1905; acquired by M. P. Moller firm of Hagerstown, Maryland.

Additional Notes

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

    Established by Robert P. Elliot and Herbert Brown in New York City, New York, c. 1904; relocated to Lansdowne, Pennsylvania, and controlled by J. G. Bierck and H. A. Bierck, c. 1905; firm reorganized 1919; electric motors and blowers; acquired by M. P. Möller firm of Hagerstown, Maryland, 1939; brand name in use, 1980s.

    Staff: S. H. Ebert; Edwin N. Johnson; H. K. Knoll; Joseph Why.

    Sources:

    • The Diapason, December 1909, [no page number given]
    • The Diapason, July 1924, 3.
    • The Diapason, September 1939, 1.
    • David Junchen, Encyclopedia of the American Theatre Organ, vol. 1 (Pasadena: Showcase Publications, 1985), 209.
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Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by Kinetic Engineering Co.


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