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Divine Peace Lutheran Church
3203 South 76th St.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53219

OHS Database ID 64810.

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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 August 31, 2019.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Balanced mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 10 stops. 10 registers. 13 ranks. 676 pipes. Manual compass is 56 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a floor-level case at the rear of the room. There are hinged doors that enclose keyboards. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. No combination action. Concave radiating pedalboard. Hitchdown couplers.

Notes

  • This organ was originally built for the Christian Science Society in Ripon, Wisconsin. In 2009, it was relocated to St. Andrew Evangelical Lutheran Church in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It has now been gifted to Divine Peace Lutheran. John Miller was also involved with the previous relocation and reinstallation. (James Stettner. August 31, 2019)

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Photographs

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Organ case in rear corner of sanctuary. Photograph by Elizabeth Miller 2019-10-07
Organ case with pedal pipes to the side. Photograph by Elizabeth Miller 2019-10-07
Organ case - perspective. Photograph by Elizabeth Miller 2019-10-07

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Stoplist

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  • Typed stoplist from the OHS Database. Source: Stoplist provided for another Database entry by John J. Miller
    Divine Peace Lutheran Church
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    
    Klaus Becker, 1971
    John J. Miller Mechanical Organ and Clock Works, LLC, 2019 - Moving & Reinstallation
    2 manuals. 3 divisions. 10 stops. 13 ranks. 676 pipes.
    56-note manuals. 30-note pedals.
    Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.
    
    HAUPTWERK                                    COUPLERS (hitch-down)
       8'     Rohrflöte                 56          I/Ped
       4'     Prinzipal                 56          II/Ped
       2'     Gemshorn                  56
       IV     Mixtur  (1 1/3')         224          II/I
    
    BRUSTWERK
       8'     Gedackt                   56       ACCESSORIES
       4'     Koppelflöte               56          Tremolant
       2'     Prinzipal                 56
       1 1/3' Quinte                    56
    
    PEDAL
       16'    Subbaß                    30
       4'     Choralbaß                 30
    
    
    ACTION: Mech. Key & Stop     VOICES: 10     STOPS: 10     RANKS: 13     PIPES: 676
    
    
    NOTES
    Originally built for the Christian Science Society in Ripon, Wisconsin.
    2009 moved by Nolte Organ Building to St. Andrew Lutheran in Milwaukee.
    2019, refurbished and installed here without tonal changes.
    
    Sources: OHS Database with photos; John J. Miller, organ builder
  • Click Here Typed stoplist from the OHS Database. Source: Stoplist provided for another Database entry by John J. Miller Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.