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Caleb Sherwood Odell View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

New York City, New York, before 1858-1892.
Classification: Builder

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August 22, 2015:

See Main Entry at J. H. & C. S. Odell

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). —

Born 1827; brother of John H. Odell, father of William H. Odell; with Ferris & Stuart of New York City, New York [c.1858]; established J. H. & C. S. Odell with brother in New York City, 1859; died 1892; succeeded by his son.

Sources:

  • Orpha Ochse, The History of the Organ in the United States (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1975), 277.
  • Barbara Owen, The Organ in New England (Raleigh: Sunbury Press, 1979), 144.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 19, 2019.

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  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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