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Basic, Virginia, 1917–1926.
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 (Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

Acquired the bankrupt Barckhoff Organ Co. of Basic, Virginia in 1917; active until 1926.


  • The Diapason, March 1921, 17.
  • David Junchen, Encyclopedia of the American Theatre Organ, vol. 1 (Pasadena: Showcase Publications, 1985), 288.
  • Vernon Brown, "Carl Barckhoff and the Barckhoff Church Organ Company", The Tracker, 22:4 (Richmond, Va.; Organ Historical Society, 1976), 5.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on June 03, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 1 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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