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Distinction:

New York City, 1912; Hagerstown Maryland; Merrick, Long Island, New York, 1920-
Classification: Builder

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September 30, 2015:

See main entries: M.P. Möller, Inc., and Midmer-Losh

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 05, 2019.

October 30, 2004:

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

Born 1892 in Perry County, Pennsylvania; brother of Seibert C. Losh; related to Daniel S. Wentz; with M.P. Möller, Inc. firm of Hagerstown, Maryland during summers; graduate of Pratt Institute of New York City, New York, 1912; with Möller full-time, tuner, serviceman; in World War I; acquired Reuben Midmer & Son of Merrick, Long Island, New York with his brother, Charles S., 1920, as Midmer-Losh; partner with James Campagnone, 1958; retired 1973; died March 30, 1975.

Patent #1,723,287; August 6, 1929; organ action

Sources:

  • The Diapason October 1920, 2.
  • The Diapason August 1975, 18.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 05, 2019.

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