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Charles W. McQuigg View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Los Angeles, California, 1903, 1909.
Classification: Employee or Independent Contractor

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October 03, 2015:

See main entry: Estey Organ Co.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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). —

Apprentice with John Whitely; with Murray M. Harris Organ Co. of Los Angeles, California, 1903, 1906, voicer; representative of Estey firm of Brattleboro, Vermont, in Los Angeles, California, and Louisiana, 1909, with firm in 1930.

Sources:

  • Raymond Biswanger.
  • Bicentennial Tracker (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1976), 120.
  • The Diapason November 1914, 5.
  • The Diapason December 1930, 27.
  • Louis J. Schoenstein, Memoirs of a San Francisco Organ Builder (San Francisco: Cue Publications, 1977), 36.
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
  • The American Organist March 1926, 64.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 25, 2019.

Database Specs:

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  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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