The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Immanuel Lutheran (rural)
Nicollet County, 3 mi. E.
Courtland, Minnesota 56021

OHS Database ID 3064.

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This organ received OHS Citation number 316.

Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 16, 2009.

Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 15 stops. 14 ranks. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. The organ has an attached keydesk.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on flat jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. Combination Action: Fixed mechanical system. Flat straight pedalboard.


  • Above count of ranks does not include an Oboe & Bassoon whose pipes have been removed. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through on-line information from Josh Sellner. -- I had the opportunity to try the organ out, and can say that the pipes of the Oboe/Bassoon rank have been reinstalled. (Database Manager. August 16, 2009)

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Organ in rear gallery. Photograph by Josh Sellner 2009-08-15
Organ in rear gallery, closer view. Photograph by Josh Sellner 2009-08-15
Organ. Photograph by Josh Sellner 2009-08-15
Organ from left side. Photograph by Josh Sellner 2009-08-15
Keydesk. Photograph by Josh Sellner 2009-08-15
Builder's nameplate. Photograph by Josh Sellner 2009-08-15

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  • Stoplist taken from the console August 15, 2009
    Courtland, Minnesota
    Immanuel Lutheran Church
    Vogelpohl & Spaeth
    GREAT	                PEDAL
    16 Man’l Bourdon	16 Bourdon
    8 Open Diapason	        8 Violincello
    8 Doppel Flute	
    8 Viol d’Gamba	
    8 Dulciana	
    4 Principal	
    2 Super Octave	
    Bellows Signal	
    8 Violin Diapason	
    8 Melodia	
    8 Salicional	
    4 Flute Harmonic	
    8 Bassoon (1-12)	
    8 Oboe TC	
    Two ON/OFF pistons beneath the manuals for each of the following: 
    Swell to Great; Great to Pedal; Swell to Pedal.
    Four unlabelled composition pedals.
    [Received on line from Josh Sellner August 16, 2009.]
  • Click Here Stoplist taken from the console August 15, 2009 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.