Pipe Organ Database

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E. & G. G. Hook (Opus 11, 1833)

Location:

First Baptist Church in America
Providence, RI US
Organ ID: 15889

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
  • 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
  • 3 manuals. 30 registers.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Registers: 30
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on February 15, 2008:

Rebuilt by Hilborne Roosevelt in 1885. Further rebuilds by Skinner Organ Co., Wicks, and Foley-Baker. Hook case remains.

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

Database Manager on March 01, 2005:

Identified from company publications as edited and expanded in The Hook Opus List 1829-1935, ed. William T. Van Pelt (Organ Historical Society, 1991).

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

Instrument Images:

Nave, Balcony, and Organ Case: Stereoscope Photograph; image,courtesy of William Dunklin (ca. 1880).

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