The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Trinity Lutheran
LeSueur River Parish
New Richland, Minnesota 56072

OHS Database ID 306.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition June 15, 2005.
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Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 9 stops.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.


  • Cost, $1,012.00, payable 30 days after installation of the instrument.Installed at an angle at the front of the church. Relocated Sep. 1923 to a new building for Trinity Lutheran at a cost of $85.85. Installed in a small enclosed organ room adjacent to the chancel. Restored in 2003 by Rutz Organ Co. and moved to the balcony, as a freestanding instrument. The fa├žade and casework were replaced with Hinners casework from another 1903 instrument. The hand pumping mechanism has been rebuilt. (Elizabeth Schmitt. December 1, 2004)

Online Documents

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Organ Case and Chancel. Vintage postcard, courtesy of William Dunklin (ca. 1910)

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  • Stoplist from the church.

  • New Richland, Minnesota
    Trinity Lutheran Church
    GREAT ORGAN 4 ranks
    8 Open Diapason
    8 Dulciana
    8 Melodia
    4 Principal
    8 SW to GT
    4 SW to GT
    SWELL DIVISION 4 ranks
    8 Violin Diapason
    8 Lieblich Gedeckt
    8 Salicional
    4 Flute Dolce
    PEDAL ORGAN 1 rank
    16 Bourdon
    8 GT to PED
    8 SW to PED
     [Received from Richard C Greene 2012-02-24.]
  • Stoplist from the church. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.