The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 4474

Builder Identification

Charlotte, North Carolina, 1930s; Washington, DC, 1939-1983.

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). —

    Native of Washington, DC, area; brother of Edgar B. Newcomer, husband of Irma J. Newcomer; with his brother in Heckman-Newcomer firm of Charlotte, North Carolina, 1930s; established Newcomer Organ Co. of Washington, DC, 1939, with his brother; sold the firm to George Payne, 1983.

    Sources:

    • The Diapason December 1974, 2.
    • Correspondence of David H. Fox.

Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by Harold Newcomer.


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