Pipe Organ Database

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Distinction:

Syracuse, New York, by c. 1885-1912
Classification: Builder

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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). —

Active in Syracuse, New York by c. 1885; pipe organs and pedal attachments for pianos; firm acquired by E. G. Marin, 1912.

Pantent held:

  • Patent #273,369; March 6, 1883; pipe organ

Sources:

  • The Diapason October 1912, 10.
  • Culver L. Mowers.
  • Orpha Ochse, The History of the Organ in the United States (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1975), 281.
  • Piano and Organ Purchaser’s Guide, Purchaser’s Guide to the Music Industries, (New York: Music Trades).
  • Barbara J. Owen and Thomas Cunningham, "New Revised Builders List", The Tracker: 9:2 (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1965), 12.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 20, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 4 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles