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Wirsching Organ Co. View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Salem, Ohio, 1888; incorporated, 1905; succeeded by Wirsching-Binder Co., 1914.
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 (Organ Historical Society, 1991). -

Established by Philipp Wirsching in Salem, Ohio, 1888; incorporated, 1905; acquired the Electrolian Organ Co. of Hoboken, New Jersey {formerly the Art Organ Co. of Los Angeles}; succeeded by Wirsching-Binder Co., 1914.

Staff: August W. Bauer; W. L. Deming; Jerome B. Meyer; Carl Riedler; Rudolf A. Ritter; Stanley Williams; Philipp Wirsching.

Sources:

  • The Diapason December 1914, 1.
  • Piano and Organ Purchaser-s Guide, Purchaser-s Guide to the Music Industries, (New York: Music Trades, undated)
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We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 29, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 41 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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