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William S. Kinsley View Extant Instruments View Instruments


Reading, Massachusetts, c. 1890.
Classification: Organ Supplier

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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). -

Son of Stephen P. Kinsley, brother of Herbert E. Kinsley; [partner] with R. Y. Smith in [Smith & Kinsley] of Reading, Massachusettsc. 1890; wood pipemaker, (organbuilder?).


  • Barbara Owen, The Organ in New England (Raleigh: Sunbury Press, 1979), 413.

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

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