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The Ernest M. Skinner Co. (Opus 227, 1914)

Location:

First Church of Christ, Scientist
Janesville, WI 53545 US
Organ ID: 5880

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Church of Christ, Scientist
  • 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 July 26, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 10 ranks. 581 pipes. 2 manuals. 10 stops. 14 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 26, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Stops: 10
  • Registers: 14
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 26, 2018.
Database Manager on December 21, 2005:

Updated through information adapted from E. M. Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner Opus List, by Sand Lawn and Allen Kinzey (Organ Historical Society, 1997), and included here through the kind permission of Sand Lawn:
Extant.

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

Instrument Images:

Organ winding: Photograph courtesy of Jane-Dries Syme. Taken on 2017-03-08

Organ interior: Photograph courtesy of Jane-Dries Syme. Taken on 2017-03-08

Organ interior left side: Photograph courtesy of Jane-Dries Syme. Taken on 2017-03-08

Organ pipes and swell shades: Photograph courtesy of Jane-Dries Syme. Taken on 2017-03-08

Organ interior right side: Photograph courtesy of Jane-Dries Syme. Taken on 2017-03-08

Organ interior rear: Photograph courtesy of Jane-Dries Syme. Taken on 2017-03-08

Console: Photograph courtesy of Jane-Dries Syme. Taken on 2017-03-08

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jane Syme.. Taken on 2017-03-11

Church Interior: Photograph by Jane Syme.. Taken on 2017-03-11

Blower: Photograph by Jane Syme..

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