Pipe Organ Database

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Dana Hull (1984)

Originally S. S. Hamill (1866)

Location:

University Lutheran Church
1020 S. Harrison
East Lansing, MI 48823 US
Organ ID: 2581

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 20 ranks. 968 pipes. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 18 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 18
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 27
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was S. S. Hamill (1866) for Second Universalist Church, East Cambridge, Mass.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

In 1907 Second Universalist Church closed; organ sold to Hillside Universalist Church, Medford, Mass. Moved by Lewis Levering without change.

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Relocated through Organ Clearing House to University Lutheran Church, East Lansing, Mich. Rebuilt and enlarged by Dana Hull. Dedicated 6 Jan 1985.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Specification from OHS Convention Handbook, 1995
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Sanctuary Interior and Chancel: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Nave and Organ Case: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Nave and Organ Case: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Organ Case: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Keydesk: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Pedalboard: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Builder's Nameplate: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Pump Handle: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Dedication Plaque #1: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

Dedication Plaque #2: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2015-08-05

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