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Distinction:

Alliance, Ohio, early 1900s to 1950s?
Classification: Employee or Independent Contractor

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December 18, 2018:

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

Son of Alfred Hillgreen, brother of August, Axel, Oscar, and Robert L. Hillgreen, Sr.

Source:

  • The Diapason, November 1923, 1.

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

October 30, 2004:

From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991; rev. ed., 1997, with updated information). -

Born January 8, 1883; son of Alfred Hillgreen, brother of August, Axel, Oscar, and Robert L. Hillgreen, Sr.; died February, 1975 in Alliance, Ohio.

Little information is available, the update in Fox's Guide adds his birth and death dates, but gives no information regarding his involvement with the family firm of Hillgreen, Lane, & Co. -Ed.

Sources:

  • The Diapason, November 1923, 1.
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
  • Social Security Death Index.

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

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  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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