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Unknown Builder

Location:

First Methodist Episcopal Church
Emporia, KS US
Organ ID: 3586

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist 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 26, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals.
All:
  • Position: In a case at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 26, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 26, 2019.
Database Manager on May 26, 2019:

The organ is in an elevated gallery above and behind the pulpit platform. The 5-sectional case features stenciled pipes predominantly in blue. The central portion featured two lower arches with gold facade pipes and a large arch-shapel section of stenciled pipes over them.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on May 27, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Vintage Postcard; image courtesy of James R. Stettner (ca. 1910).

Sanctuary interior with organ facade: Vintage Postcard; image courtesy of James R. Stettner (ca. 1910).

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