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First Presbyterian Church
3601 Taft Boulevard
Wichita Falls, Texas 76308

OHS Database ID 35662.

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Status and Condition

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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Four manuals. 44 stops. 62 registers. 54 ranks. 3349 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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:
    Dedication service on May 17, 1962; extant; unaltered. (Database Manager. June 28, 2008)

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Photographs

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Church Exterior. Vintage Postcard, courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1972)
Main organ chambers behind screen. Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-07-23
Left Stop Jamb. Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-07-23
Right Stop Jamb. Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-07-23
Console. Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-08-08
Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-08-08
Couplers. Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-08-08
Building Exterior. Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-08-08
Antiphonal Division Chambers. Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-08-08
Right Toe Studs (far right unlabeled stud activates the Zimbelstern). Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-08-08
Opus Number Plate. Photograph by John Reynolds 2019-08-08

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Stoplist

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  • From Allen Kinzey via The Aeolian-Skinner Archives
    Wichita Falls, Texas
    First Presbyterian Church
    
    Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co., Inc.   Opus 1373   1958   4 manuals, 44 stops, 54 ranks
    __________________________________________________________________________________
    
             GREAT ORGAN                                SWELL ORGAN
         16' Violon                61                8' Gedeckt               68
          8' Principal             61                8' Viola                 68
          8' Bourdon               61                8' Viola Celeste         68
          4' Octave                61                8' Kleinerzähler II     124
          4' Flute Harmonique      61                4' Principal             68
      2 2/3' Quint                 61                4' Koppelflöte           68
          2' Superoctave           61                2' Octavin               61
         IV  Fourniture           244               IV  Plein Jeu            244
          8' English Horn          CH               16' Fagotto               68
             Chimes                25 tubes          8' Trompette             68
                                                     8' Vox Humana            68
             CHOIR ORGAN                             4' Hautbois              68
          8' Rohrflöte             68                   Tremulant
          8' Gamba                 68
          8' Gamba Celeste         68                   PEDAL ORGAN
          8' Flauto Dolce          68               16' Contrebass            32
          8' Flute Celeste         68               16' Bourdon               32
          4' Spillflöte            68               16' Violon                GT
      2 2/3' Nazard                61               16' Flauto Dolce          12 CH
          2' Blockflöte            61                8' Principal             32
      1 3/5' Tierce                61                8' Bourdon               12
          8' English Horn          68                8' Violon                GT
          8' Cromorne              68                8' Flauto Dolce          CH
             Tremulant                               4' Choralbass            32
          8' Solo Trumpet          AN               32' Fagotto               12 SW
          4' Octave Trumpet        AN               16' Posaune               32
                                                    16' Fagotto               SW
             ANTIPHONAL ORGAN                        8' Trumpet               12
          8' Stopped Diapson       61                4' Clarion               12
          8' English Salicional    61                4' English Horn          CH
          8' Voix Celeste          61
          4' Prestant              61                   ANTIPHONAL PEDAL
         IV  Mixture              244               16' Principal             32
          8' Trompette             61               16' Stopped Diapason      12 AN
             Tremulant                               8' Principal             12
         16' Sub Trumpet (tc)      --               16' Contre Trompette      12 AN
          8' Solo Trumpet          61
          4' Octave Trumpet        12
    
    
    [Received from Steven E. Lawson  2015-05-24]
    
    
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