The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Salem-Zion Mennonite Church
27833 443rd Ave.
Freeman, South Dakota

OHS Database ID 59963.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition April 18, 2017.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 13 stops. 15 registers. 13 ranks. 836 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.


  • This was a rebuild of 1920 Moller Op. 2936, with a new console and tonal changes. (Jeff Scofield. April 18, 2017)
  • One source says the organ and church were destroyed by fire in 1985, taking with it a 2/20 Reuter Op. 1574 installed in 1967; another source says that the 1958 Moller was worked on by J. F. Nordlie in 2010; a recent photo on the church website shows the Moller console shell with new interior components. (Jeff Scofield. April 18, 2017)

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  • Typed Stoplist. Source: Stoplist from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives
     Freeman, South Dakota
       Salem-Zion Mennonite Church
       Möller   Op. 2936   1920
       Möller   Op. R-598  1958   2/13
       GREAT (enclosed)          SWELL                        PEDAL
    8' Diapason      61 a    16' Bourdon          73      16' Bourdon          32
    8' Melodia       61       8' Stopped Diapason 73      16' Lieblich Gedeckt SW
    8' Dulciana      61       8' Salicional       73       8' Flute            12
    4' Principal     61       4' Principal        73 b        Blank
    4' Flute d'Amour 61       4' Flute Harmonique 73          Blank
       Tremulant              8' Trompette        61 c
       Sub                    8' Vox Humana       61
       Super                     Tremulant
       Chimes (new)  21          Sub
                                 Unison Off
    a  1-17 new
    b  Former SW 8' Diapason with new top octave
    c  New
                     [Received from Jeff Scofield April 18, 2017]
  • Click Here Typed Stoplist. Source: Stoplist from the factory specifications via the OHS Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.