OHS Database ID 25713.
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 February 2, 2019.
Wurlitzer EP chests .
Two manuals. 1 divisions. 3 registers. 3 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.
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Bend, OR Liberty Theatre Organ by Rudolph Wurlitzer Manufacturing Co.-Opus 1264--1926 PEDAL 16' Bourdon 8' Cello (Salicional) 8' Flute PEDAL SECOND TOUCHES Bass Drum Kettle Drum Cymbal ACCOMPANIMENT 8' Salicional 8' Flute 8' Vox Humana 4' Salicet 4' Flute Piano Mandolin (Strips w/ metal tips laid against the piano strings) Snare Drum Tambourine Castanets Chinese Block SOLO 16' Bourdon 8' Salicional 8' Flute 8' Vox Humana 4' Salicet 4' Flute Cathedral Chimes Xylophone Glockenspiel TREMULANTS Main Vox Humana TOE STUDS--Arranged on either side of the swell pedal Sleigh Bells Horse's Hooves (two wooden cups slapping rim-to-rim) Bird (oil-filled resevoir w/ whistle blowing across it) Auto Horn (a loud, sick duck) Fire Gong (reiterating--a brass plate struck w/ a hard maple mallet) Siren (electric fan type--more of a whistle than a true siren) Triangle Surf (slow build and subside air leak blow over the edge of a thin metal plate) Train Whistle (multiple whistles blown with normal organ pressure) Fire Gong (single-stroke) Steamboat Whistle (three small wooden pipes blown together) Tom Tom (single-stroke snare drum w/ the snare muted) --Push button-- Door Bell (fire bell type) SWELL PEDAL Main BLOWER 2 HP Kinetic Engineering or Spencer Turbine Co. Blower--Depending on date of opus number and what was on hand. Before c. 1923, Wurlitzer bought a fair number of K.E. units. SWELL BOX DIMENSIONS--If a factory-made swell box was required 12'-0" X 5'-0" X 10'-6"