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BuilderID 3354

Builder Identification

Newark, Delaware, (1889?)

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). —

    Born c. 1838 in Pennsylvania; son of Henry Knauff, Sr., brother of Henry W. and Theodore Knauff; established firm in Newark, Delaware, (1889?). Staff: Joseph G. Webb.

    Sources:

    • The American Musician, August 19, 1889 (Cincinnati, Ohio) 15.
    • The American Musician, September 7, 1889 (Cincinnati, Ohio) 17.
    • The American Musician, October 5, 1889 (Cincinnati, Ohio), 16.
    • The Tracker 9:2, (Organ Historical Society, 1964), 11,
    • The Tracker, 32:1, (Organ Historical Society, 1988), 22.
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Database Entries

There are 6 entries in the database that describe organs by J. C. [Christopher?] Knauff (Organ Co.).


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