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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (Opus 986, 1938)

Location:

New York World's Fair (1939–40)
New York City: Queens (Flushing Meadows), NY US
Temple of Religion
Organ ID: 25622

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Exhibitions, Fairs, other commercial exhibits
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 55 ranks. 2,931 pipes. 3 manuals. 42 stops. 42 registers.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 42
  • Registers: 42
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 16, 2007:

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:
Sold to John W. Haussermann, Jr., Chappaqua, New York in 1940, #986-A; moved to St. Andrew's Episcopal, Louisville, Kentucky in 1941 and installed by Sylvester Kohler; extant; unaltered.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
From Allen Kinzey: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Temple of Religion: Photograph from World's Fair brochure. Taken approx. 1938-01-01

Temple of Religion: Photograph from World's Fair brochure. Taken approx. 1938-01-01

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