Pipe Organ Database

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Hall Organ Co. (1912ca.)

Location:

Karpeles Manuscript Museum
902 East First Street
Duluth, MN 55805 US
Organ ID: 18772

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Museums
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • 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:
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 January 10, 2013:

Updated through online information from Richard C Greene. -- This is the historic location of the First Church of Christ, Scientist. The congregation has moved to a new location. The building and organ are now the location of the Karpeles Manuscript Museum. Occasional chamber music concerts are held here.

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

Database Manager on January 10, 2013:

This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Richard C Greene, based on information learned from a conversation with Nils Halker. -- The building and organ were built by the First Church of Christ, Scientist ca. 1912 The congregation moved to a new location at some time.

The building and organ is now the Karpeles Manuscript Museum. Information from Nils Halker is that the organ is still in place in the Museum and that occasional chamber music concerts are performed there. No other information is available at this time.

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

Database Manager on October 18, 2011:

Updated through online information from Richard C Greene. -- The church may no longer be extant.

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.

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