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Hall Organ Co. (1908)

Location:

Center Congregational Church
Meriden, CT US
Organ ID: 18548

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Congregational Church
  • The organ is known from a single historic document only; presumed no longer extant, and may never have existed.
  • 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
All:
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on October 04, 2014:

Updated through online information from Paul S Butkus. -- A front page article in the April 30, 1908 Meriden Morning Record contains a photograph of the instrument and a description of the inaugural concert on April 29, 1908. Article mentions that this instrument replaced the 1872 Johnson.

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

Database Manager on June 28, 2005:

Identified through information in Classified List of Hall Organs, published in 1929 by Hall Organ Co., West Haven, Connecticut.

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

Instrument Images:

Church Exterior: Photograph by Paul S Butkus. Taken on 2014-09-19

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