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The Ernest M. Skinner Co. (Opus 197, 1912)

Location:

Harvard University
Cambridge, MA US
Appleton Chapel
Organ ID: 22142

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on July 19, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 43 ranks. 2,618 pipes. 4 manuals. 40 stops. 56 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 19, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Stops: 40
  • Registers: 56
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 19, 2018.
Database Manager on December 01, 2005:

Identified through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
Altered in 1930. Chapel razed in 1931; replaced by #886 in new building; in storage 1932-1937; moved by Frazee to Allin Congregational Church, Dedham, MA; tonal changes by Kershaw in 1958; extant.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
<i>The Diapason</i>, August 1912, via Jonathan Bowen: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

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