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Edward E. Mylrea View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Calgary, Alberta, Canada, c 1910-1916; Hollywood, California, c1916-1931.
Classification: Service Person

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October 25, 2019:

Note from Stan Hudson, received May 20, 2008: "You might be interested to know that G-grandfather Edward died doing what he loved most...they found him at the console of a large pipe organ in the Hollywood, California First Presbyterian Church, victim of an apparent heart attack. And there was a smile on his face!" We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 25, 2019.


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 in Douglas, Isle of Man, England; with Hill & Sons of England; in Sidney, Australia, 20 years; in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 6 years; in California, 14 years; died February 12, 1931 in Hollywood, California, age 75.

Source:

  • The Diapason 1931,

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 24, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 0 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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