The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Residence: J. A. Goodman
Indianapolis, Indiana

OHS Database ID 23283.

Status and Condition

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 15, 2006.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Two manuals. 9 stops. 24 registers. 11 ranks. 766 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
    With player attachment; relocated to James Steichen, Indianapolis, Indiana; for sale in 1994. (Database Manager. April 15, 2006)

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  • Schnurr, Jr., Stephen J.. "Residence Organs, Indianapolis, Indiana," 2007 Organ Atlas: Central Indiana Region (pp. 152-158). [Photographs, stoplists]

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  • Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey
    Indianapolis, Indiana
    J. A. Goodman Residence
    Skinner Organ Company   Opus 613   1926
    2 manuals, 24 registers, 9 stops, 11 ranks
                MANUAL I
                ---Expression Box I---
             8' Diapason            61
             8' Voix Celeste II    122
             8' Flute Celeste II   110
             8' Harp (TC)           --
             4' Celesta             61 bars
                ---Expression Box II--
             8' Chimney Flute       61
             4' Flute               61
         2 2/3' Nazard              --
             2' Piccolo             --
         1 3/5' Tierce              --
             8' Flugel Horn         61
             8' Clarinet            61
             8' Vox Humana          61
                MANUAL II
                (duplicate of Manual I)
                PEDAL ORGAN
            16' Bourdon             32
             8' Gedeckt             12
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2017-09-21]
  • Click Here Typed stoplist. Source: From Allen Kinzey Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.