The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. James Methodist Church
S. Ellis Ave. and E. 46th St.
Chicago, Illinois

Cole Memorial Chapel

OHS Database ID 30909.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
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 November 15, 2007.
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Technical Details

Two manuals. 20 stops. 32 registers. 10 ranks.


  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. "Earlier building housed an unknown organ, replaced by Casavant of South Haven, Michigan, in 1915, with a four-manual organ. This building and organ burned in 1924, at which time the present Church and Cole Chapel were built. Present Church houses 1926 Casavant of four-manuals, opus 1130. Möller organ paid for by Kate Penn Cole." (Database Manager. November 15, 2007)

Online Documents

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Chapel Interior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-11-28
Chapel Exterior. Photograph by Stephen Schnurr 2010-11-28

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