The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran
146 Tamarack St.
Laurium, Michigan 49913

OHS Database ID 7646.

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Status and Condition

This organ is no longer whole; parts were dispersed, and some may have been re-used in a different installation.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 8, 2015.

Technical Details

Ventil chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 3 divisions.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.


  • The builder did not use opus numbers to identify his work, but the catalog number S-157 was assigned to this instrument by Elizabeth Towne Schmitt and may be used for reference. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Rebuilt, enlarged & electrified by Verlinden. Most Schuelke pipework retained in Schuelke case. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner. (Database Manager. November 6, 2007)
  • Updated through online information from Shawn P. Keith. -- Portions of this organ were incorporated into the subsequent Verlinden organ in the room in 1963. Much pipework was retained though heavily altered, the Swell main chest was retained, and the casework was retained. (Database Manager. January 8, 2015)

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