The OHS Pipe Organ Database

First Lutheran Church
1110 E. Superior St.
Duluth, Minnesota 55812

OHS Database ID 48433.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition October 26, 2012.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 55 stops. 72 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement.


  • Identified through online information from Richard C Greene. (Database Manager. August 11, 2011)
  • Updated through online information from Scott Crowell. (Database Manager. July 26, 2012)
  • Updated through online information from John Eastvold. -- Details regarding Opus 52: (Database Manager. October 24, 2012)
  • Updated through online information from John Eastvold. -- Information from Dan Jaeckel. (Database Manager. October 26, 2012)

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  • [Composite: several authors]. "Cover Feature: First Lutheran Church; Duluth, Minnesota; Jaekel, Inc.," The American Organist (Volume 46, No. 8 [August 2012], pp. 34-36). [Rollin, R. David; Jaekel, Dan; Johnson, Ted; Beckstrand, William; Branham, Jason]

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Console. Photograph by Ryan D. Hulshizer 2015-06-17
Organ Case and Console. Photograph by Ryan D. Hulshizer 2015-06-17

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  • Stoplist from Daniel Jaeckel

  • Duluth, Minnesota
    First Lutheran Church
    Jaeckel Organ Co
    16 Principal
    8 Principal
    8 Viola
    8 Harmonic Flute
    8 Rohrflöte
    4 Octave
    2-2/3 Quint
    2 Octave
    8 Cornet V
    2-2/3 Mixture II-III
    1-1/3 Mixture IV-V
    16 Trompete
    8 Trompete
    16 Contragambe
    8 Diapason
    8 Viole de gambe
    8 Céleste
    8 Flûte conique
    4 Flûte traverse
    4 Violine
    2 Piccolo
    2 Fourniture IV
    16 Trompette
    8 Trompette harmonique
    8 Oboe
    8 Voix humaine
    4 Clairon harmonique
    16 Bourdon
    8 Principal
    8 Gedackt
    8 Quintadena
    4 Octave
    4 Rohrflöte
    2-2/3 Nassat
    2 Octave
    2 Blockflöte
    1-3/5 Terz
    1-1/3 Larigot
    1 Scharff IV
    16 Dulzian
    8 Krummhorn
    8 Trechterregal
    32 Untersatz (C10-B12)
    16 Principal
    16 Violonbass
    16 Subbass
    8 Principal
    8 Gemshorn
    4 Choralbass
    2-2/3 Mixture IV
    32 Contraposaune
    16 Posaune
    8 Trompete
    4 Klarine
    2 Kornett
     [Received from Richard C Greene 2011-08-13.]
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