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Ernest C. Vogelpohl (1922)

Originally Vogelpohl & Spaeth (Opus 43, 1905)

Location:

St. Paul's Lutheran Church
375 Lincoln Street
Malcolm, NE 68402 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 62805

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is currently being renovated or restored.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Ryan Luckey on April 27, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 10 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 27
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.
Ryan Luckey on April 27, 2021:

Updated through online information from Ryan Luckey of the Bedient Pipe Organ Co. -- This organ is currently disassembled and in our shop as we begin a restoration. When we were disassembling it, we found a signature above the swell box saying:

Installed at Malcolm, Nebraska July 21-25, 1922 By Ernest C. Vogelpohl

We received the most recent update for this note from Ryan Luckey on April 27, 2021.

Database Manager on June 30, 2018:

Built in 1905 for Immanuel Lutheran Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota. When that congregation moved to a new location, the organ was moved in 1905 to First Lutheran Church, Malcolm, Nebraska.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Ryan Luckey on September 17, 2021.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior in 1922 - the year the organ was installed: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. Summer 1922

Sanctuary interior after installation of used organ: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. 1922

Organ in front, left corner: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. August, 2017

Sanctuary interior showing organ in front: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2018-06-24

Sanctuary interior with organ at Christmas: Photograph from an archival source: Church Facebook page, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2020-12-23

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