Clifford F. Marklove View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Utica, New York, c.1878-1893.
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). —

Clifford F. Marklove was born c. 1858 in New York; he was the son of John G. Marklove; and briefly succeeded his father in 1891, but he only led the firm until 1893. A. L. Barnes and Clarence E. Morey continued the firm thereafter as Morey & Barnes.

Despite the change in nameplates, Morey & Barnes (1893-1896) continued the opus numbers from the Marklove firm. The opus numbers continued with the successor firm of C.E. Morey (1896-1935) as well. —Ed.

Sources:

  • Culver L. Mowers, "First Citation by Historic Organs Goes to a Marklove", The Tracker, 20:1 (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1975), 4.
  • Stephen L. Pinel, "Organbuilders and Their Families: in the Population Schedules of the Federal and State Census Surveys", The Tracker, 32:1 (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1988), 26.

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