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New York City, New York, c. 1900; Merrick, New York after 1924; Van Nuys, California, c. 1915-1917; Chicago, Illinois; d. 1940.
Classification: Employee or Independent Contractor

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October 30, 2004:

From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, rev. ed., by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1997). -

Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada; with Aeolian Co. of New York City, New York; with Midmer-Losh firm of Merrick, New York; with California Organ Co. of Van Nuys, California; with W. W. Kimball firm of Chicago, Illinois, from c. 1917 until c. 1935; died November 17, 1940 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.


  • The Diapason: December 1940, 4.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 29, 2019.

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