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James Gruber (Gruber Pipe Organs, Inc.)

Originally W. W. Kimball Co. (Opus 7052, 1929)
Exhibited in the 2012 OHS convention

Location:

Lake Street Baptist Church / First Baptist Church
607 Lake Street
Evanston, IL 60201 US
Organ ID: 22165

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • 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 20, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 29 ranks. 2,065 pipes. 3 manuals. 24 stops. 50 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 20, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 24
  • Registers: 50
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys above top manual.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 20, 2018.
Database Manager on May 15, 2009:

Updated through information posted to PipeChat by Steven Folkers May 15, 2009. -- There is a great deal of unification and duplexing, deriving 50 registers from 29 ranks.

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

Database Manager on December 05, 2005:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Rebuilding and tonal changes to the existing three-manual W. W. Kimball organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Typed stoplist from Steve Folkers
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church interior: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-07-09

Console: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-07-09

Church exterior: Photograph by Ken Stein, photographybystein.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2006-07-09

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