Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

David Tannenberg (1804)

Location:

York County Historical Society
250 East Market Street
York, PA 17405 US
Organ ID: 2353

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Museums
  • The organ has been renovated with changes from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, used occasionally.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 1 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 1
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 54
  • Pedal Compass: 25
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Console Style: Traditional style with hinged doors that enclose keyboards.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 07, 2018: We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Database Manager on December 12, 2012:

Updated through online information from Evan.

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

Database Manager on April 25, 2009:

Updated through on-line information from Paul Marchesano.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1997

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Built for Christ Lutheran, York, PA, then to chapel of that church. Rebuilt by Midmer Organ Co. in 1905, 1-12. To Historical Society 1945. Erected 1958 by Fred Furst. In 1994 keyboard, tubular pneumatic pedal and winding system were by Midmer. Restored (phase 1) 1990 by J. R. Brunner. In 1994 was in foyer of Historical Society.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from the OHS PC Database.
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ Case: Photograph by Raymond F. Brunner. Taken on 2002-05-01

Organ Case: Photograph by Dianne Bowders (2010).

Organ Facade and Keydesk: Vintage post card, courtesy of James Stark (1960s).

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