The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 7054

Builder Identification

Battle Creek, Michigan, 1906.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, (James H. Cook and Elizabeth Towne Schmitt, co-editors). —

    Canadian; superintendent of Compensating Pipe Organ Co. in Battle Creek, Michigan. When the firm closed in 1906, he returned to his home in Canada.

    Source:

    • Source not listed, presumed to be personal knowledge of the editors or information supplied to them by an unnamed person.

  • From Organ Database Builders editor Stephen Hall, April 26, 2019. —

    Compensating Pipe Organ Co. incorporated in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1899; in Battle Creek, Michigan, 1901; closed 1906. Purchased by Lyon & Healy.

    Source:

    • Pipe Organ Database Builder Entry 1322.

Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by R. B. Andrew.


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