The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 682

Builder Identification

Reading, Pennsylvania, 1850s-1860s

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991) -

    Son of Johann Bohler, Sr., brother of Daniel, Frederick and Ludwig {Lewis} Bohler, father-in-law of Gideon Jeffries; immigrated with family to Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania, between 1829-1833; with family in Reading, Pennsylvania, by c. 1847-1850; with family firm in Reading, Pennsylvania, head of firm, by 1859; succeeded by Gideon Jeffries. Staff: Elmer E. Palm.

  • See main entry: Johann [John] Bohler

Database Entries

There are 16 entries in the database that describe organs by Samuel Bohler.

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