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Henry A. Leaman View Extant Instruments View Instruments


New York City, New York, by 1835 until c. 1875.
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). —

Born (1810?) in England; with Henry Erben firm of New York City, New York, by 1835; operated his own firm in New York City, 1850-c. 1853; with Hall & Labagh of New York City, 1853; (possibly with Hall, Labagh & Co. of New York City); last listed in 1875.


  • One or more local directories of the place and period.
  • Orpha Ochse, The History of the Organ in the United States (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1975), 168.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 10, 2019.

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  • 1 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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