The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 6707

Builder Identification

Providence, Rhode Island, by 1895; last listed, 1921.

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). -

    The Wilson-Bolan firm succeeded the C. W. Adams firm of Providence, Rhode Island; The firm was a partnership of Willard Wilson and John E. Bolan in Providence, and were operating by 1895; it was last listed in 1921.

    Staff: Alfred Mangler; Harold F. Manger.

    Sources:

    • Barbara Owen, The Organ in New England (Raleigh: Sunbury Press, 1979), 396.
    • Piano and Organ Purchaser-s Guide, Purchaser-s Guide to the Music Industries, (New York, Music Trades).
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Database Entries

There are 3 entries in the database that describe organs by Wilson-Bolan Organ Co.


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