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Bartholomew Wiener View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Chicago, Illinois, c. 1900-1919
Classification: Employee or Independent Contractor

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October 28, 2015:

Revised Note (reviewed and revised, January 15, 2017, Hall)

  1. Compared against 1997 revision of Fox - No changes.
  2. Sources added (from 1997 revision of Fox).
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  4. Edited: phrases converted to complete sentences, abbreviations removed.

From the OHS Database Builders Listing editor, January 15, 2017. -

Bartholomew Wiener was the father of Charles A. Weiner. He was with the W.W. Kimball Co. of Chicago, Illinois, c. 1900, where he was a voicer; he was active in 1919.

Sources:

  • Diapason: Dec. 1919:5.
  • Louis J. Schoenstein, Memoirs of a San Francisco Organ Builder (San Francisco: Cue Publications, 1977), 57.
  • Elizabeth Town Schmitt.
  • Stopt Diapason: (Chicago-Midwest Chapter of the Organ Historical Society, Hoffman Estates, IL). #24:19.
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We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 29, 2019.

October 30, 2004:

Original Note (placed online 2003, Cook)
Transferred from OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North America Organ Builders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). --

Father of Charles A. Weiner; with Kimball firm of Chicago, IL, c. 1900, voicer; active in 1919.

 

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 29, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 2 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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