Smith Unit Organ Co. (1925)

Location:

First Presbyterian
107 Main St.
Renton, WA 98055 US
Organ ID: 24839

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • 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: EP unit
  • 4 ranks. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 27 stops. 4 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP unit chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 27
  • Registers: 4
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Horseshoe style console.
  • Stop Controls: Stop keys in horseshoe curves.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on December 04, 2006:

Updated through on-line information from James R. Stettner.

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

Database Manager on November 25, 2006:

Identified through on-line information from James R. Stettner. -- The organ was originally built for the Renton-Hall Theatre in Renton. The organ was installed ca. 1951 by Kimball representative Arthur D. Longmore and his assistant, Charles W. Allen.

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

Instrument Images:

Church exterior; from church history: Digital image by James R. Stettner. Taken on 2008-12-15

Choir and console; from church history: Balcom and Vaughan archive photo. Taken on 2008-12-15

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