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Henry Pilcher's Sons (Opus 1074, 1921)

Location:

Metropolitan Theatre
Atlanta, GA US
Organ ID: 16377

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Theatres, Cinemas, Movie Houses
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • 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
  • 25 ranks. 3 manuals.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 24, 2009:

Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Enlarged to 3/21 in 1926 as Pilcher Op. 1343.5; moved to Glenn Memorial Methodist in 1931; rebuilt and enlarged in 1962 as Möller 3/41 Op. M-13102 ; replaced in 1982 by Casavant 3/71 Op. 3529 and moved minus the Antiphonal to Briarcliff Baptist Church, Atlanta, by George Miller.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on April 06, 2005:

Identified through information from Volume VI of the Pilcher factory ledger and list of Pilcher organs typed by William E. Pilcher of Louisville. For more information see the document referenced below.

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

Database Manager on April 06, 2005:

Original price: $17,210. William E. Pilcher's list says 2m. Moved to Emory Univ. 12 stops added.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Pilcher Organs: Open In New Tab Summary of Pilcher Sources by Soosie Schmitt
Document created on 2005-04-05
We received the most recent update for this document from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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