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Unknown Builder

Location:

Canaan Baptist Church
5430 Pulaski Ave
Germantown (Philadelphia), PA 19144 US
Organ ID: 64217

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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 June 25, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
All:
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Main:
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Paul R. Marchesano on September 12, 2021:

Building built c.1892 as West Side Presbyterian Church, apparently sold to Canaan Baptist Church in 1908. West Side existed in another location until 1972 when they merged with First Presbyterian Church of Germantown.

We received the most recent update for this note from Paul R. Marchesano on September 12, 2021.

Zenas Michael Savage on September 11, 2021:

This building was orginally West Side Presbyterian. A 2 manual Haskell was originally installed here according to the opus list published in The Tracker volume 29 no. 3 however this entry may describe an organ that superceeded it.

We received the most recent update for this note from Zenas Michael Savage on September 11, 2021.

Database Manager on June 24, 2019:

This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ.
Identified by James R. Stettner, who gave this as the source of the information: I saw a picture of the organ facade on their Faceboook page.
The organ facade consist 21 pipes displayed in 5 towers of pipes arranged: 3-5-5-5-3. The towers are separated by wooden grilles.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on June 25, 2019.

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