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Distinction:

Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1875; Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by 1899.
Classification: Undetermined

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October 30, 2004:

From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). -

Partner of Martin P. Berg in Bach & Berg of Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1875; in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by 1899 working as an installer for Hook & Hastings of Boston, Massachusetts and also working with George J. Weickhardt during that period; continued working as an independent tuner after his association with Weickhardt; died Jan. 26, 1902 in Milwaukee at age 70.

Patent: with Martin P. Berg: Patent #164,900; 29 Jun. 1875; reed organ

Sources:

  • *Milwaukee Sentinel Jan. 28, 1902, sec. 2, p. 3.
  • Barbara Owen, The Organ in New England (Raleigh: Sunbury Press, 1979), 397.
  • Richard Weber.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

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