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La Marche Mfg. Co. View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Chicago, Illinois, 1941; Schiller Park, Illinois, 1963; Des Plaines, Illinois, 1969.
Classification: Auxiliary Business

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October 30, 2004:

From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North America Organ Builders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

Founded by George Everett La Marche; active in 1941; in Schiller Park, Illinois, 1963; in Des Plaines, Illinois, 1969; successor to Orgelectra Co. and makers of Orgelectra organ rectifiers.

Staff: Austin W. La Marche; George La Marche; George La Marche Jr.

Sources:

  • The Diapason, December 1941, 31.
  • George La Marche Jr.
  • Music Oct. 1969 (American Guild of Organists), 14. [Name changed to The American Organist starting with the January 1979 issue.]
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
  • The American Organist, November 1963 (American Guild of Organists), 28.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 30, 2019.

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