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William Redstone Sr. View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

New York City, New York; listed 1810-1823.
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). —

Born c. 1768; father of Henry, Thomas and William Redstone; partner with sons in Redstone & Sons of New York City, New York; listed 1810-1823; died February 26, 1824 in New York City, New York.

Sources:

  • Musical and Sewing Machine Courier February 26, 1881, 170.
  • John Ogasapian, Organ Building in New York City 1700-1900 (Braintree, MA: The Organ Literature Foundation 1977), 21.
  • Stephen Pinel.
  • Barbara J. Owen and Thomas Cunningham, "New Revised Builders List" [continued], The Tracker: 9:3 (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1965), 14.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on November 05, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 7 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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