The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 549

Builder Identification

Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, 1897, 1905.

Additional Notes

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

    With Casavant firm of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, 1897,* with firm 1905.**


    • Jeanne D-Aigle, L'histoire de Casavant Frères, 1880-1980 (Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada:Les Editions D-Aigle, 1988), 737.

    *In her list of employees (pages 735-760), Jeanne D'Aigle gives the "date d'entrée ou de depart" (hiring or ending date); in a separate list (pages 731-733), she specifies for some employees that this is the date of death. -Ed.
    **Page number was not noted in the source, but the 1905 date apparently comes from the first souvenir photos, 1905, pages 731-733. 1897 must be the hire date in this instance. -Ed.
  • See main entry: Casavant Frères Ltée.

Database Entries

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