The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Lawrence University
420 E. College Ave.
Appleton, Wisconsin 54911

OHS Database ID 64926.

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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 November 3, 2019.

Technical Details

Two manuals. 9 ranks.


  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ.
    Identified by Andrew Schaeffer, who has heard or played the organ.
    (Database Manager. November 3, 2019)

Online Documents

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Console, Case and Pipework. Photograph by Ethan Mellema 2020-02-06

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  • Original document from Ethan Mellema.. Source: Stoplist taken from console
    Appleton, WI
    Lawrence University
    Organ by Charles M. Ruggles (Pipe Organs)
    Cleveland, Ohio (1986) 
    2-manuals, 8 stops 
    Mechanical Action, Mechanical Stop Action 
    Manual I 
    8' Rohrflöte 
    4' Principal 
    II Mixture 
    Manual II to Manual I 
    Manual II 	
    8' Gedackt 
    4' Koppelflöte 
    2' Gemshorn 
    16' Subbass 
    8' Bourdon 
    Manual I to Pedal 
    Manual II to Pedal 
  • Click Here Original document from Ethan Mellema.. Source: Stoplist taken from console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.