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Hall, Labagh & Co. View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

New York City, 1868-1872
Classification: Builder

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October 30, 2004:

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

Succeeded Hall & Labagh; partnership of Thomas Hall, John Labagh, and James Kemp in New York City, New York, 1868-1872; succeeded by Labagh & Kemp.

Staff: Anderson; P. Baggstrom; J. H. Clary; A. Engelfried; J. C. Haight; Lewis C. Harrison; W. Hunt; George B. Kemp, Sr.; James Kemp; (Henry A. Leaman?); W. Link; Robert M. Mohr; Peterson; G. Silbries; Thurwanger; Paul Wagner.

Sources:

  • Orpha Ochse, The History of the Organ in the United States (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1975), 279.
  • John Ogasapian, Organ Building in New York City 1700-1900 (Braintree, MA: The Organ Literature Foundation 1977), 52.
  • The Tracker 30:2 (Spring, 1986), 15.
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We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 29, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 5 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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