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Reuben Midmer & Sons (1918)

Originally Henry Erben (1874)

Location:

Holyrood Episcopal Church
715 West 179th Street at Fort Washington Avenue
New York City: Manhattan, NY 10033 US
Organ ID: 12105

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ is no longer a complete instrument; dispersed/parted out.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 40 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 36 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 36
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 21, 2004:

Information identifying this instrument from the Austin Organs, Inc. web site, accessed December 20, 2004: http://www.austinorgans.com/organ-research.htm.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ Case: Photograph by Sebastian Glück by Steven E. Lawson. Taken on 2002-09-09

Church interior: Photograph from the NYC AGO Organ Project. Taken on 2002-09-09

Church exterior: Photograph from the NYC AGO Organ Project.

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