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Distinction:

Medway, Massachusetts, 1835-1850
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 (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991). -

Partnership of George Handel Holbrook and Josiah Ware in Medway, Massachusetts, by 1835 to 1850; bells and chamber organs; organ business continued by Edwin Lafayette Holbrook after 1850; bell foundry continued by Edwin Handel Holbrook after 1871.

Sources:

  • National Association of Watch & Clock Collectors Bulletin: February 1996, 31.
  • Barbara Owen, The Organ in New England (Raleigh: Sunbury Press, 1979), 404.
  • Stephen Pinel.

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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