The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Liberty Theatre
136 S. Main Street
Los Angeles, California 90012

OHS Database ID 60154.

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Status and Condition

The organ is no longer at this location, and is presumed destroyed, dispersed or relocated.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 5, 2017.

Technical Details

Two manuals.


  • This entry describes a new home for an organ that was relocated without either tonal or mechanical changes.
    Identified by Jim Lewis, citing information from this publication: Moving Picture World April 1, 1911.
    This organ was originally a demonstration instrument in the George Birkel Co. of Los Angeles, Estey's local representative. It was sold to the Liberty Theatre in 1911 where it was located in the balcony, next to the projection booth (Database Manager. May 5, 2017)

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Related Database Entries

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Exterior. Postcard, courtesy of Jim Lewis (c.1915)

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