Pipe Organ Database

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The Rudolph Wurlitzer Co. (Opus 1398, 1926)

Location:

Rialto Theatre
521 Main Street
Racine, WI 53403 US
Organ ID: 52549

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Theatres, Cinemas, Movie Houses
  • The organ is no longer at this location; destroyed, dispersed, relocated or taken in trade.
  • 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
  • 7 ranks. 2 manuals.
All:
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on March 25, 2014:

This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by William Dunklin, using information found in David Junchen The Wurlitzer Pipe Organ, an Illustrated History, p.664. -- Style E-X, 2 manual horseshoe console, 7 ranks of pipes, 4 tuned percussions, 18 traps, in 2 chambers. The Rialto Theatre was torn down about 1970. Fate of the organ is unknown.

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

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