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Europe before 1921; St. Louis, Missouri, 1921-unknown date; Garwood, New Jersey, unknown-1939; West Haven, Connecticut,1939-1941.
Classification: Employee or Independent Contractor

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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). -

Eugen Braun was born 1872 in Laidingen, Germany; he was in Oslo, Norway, c. 1918; then immigrated to the United States in 1921. He worked with Kilgen firm of St. Louis, Missouri, as a flue voicer; then with the Aeolian Co. of Garwood, New Jersey. He was with the Hall Organ Co. of West Haven, Connecticut, working there for two years. Braun retired in 1941; he died November 16 , 1949 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


  • The Diapason, January 1950, 6.

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