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W. W. Kimball Co. (1910ca.)

Location:

First Baptist Church / United Baptist Christian Church
830 East 1st Street
Duluth, MN US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 65273

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on May 02, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals.
Main:
  • Built by W. W. Kimball Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on May 02, 2020.
Jim Stettner on May 02, 2020:

Identified through online information by James R. Stettner. -- The organ has been electrified since originally installed. The original console was retained. Stop control is now by rocking tablet above the top manual.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on May 02, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph from an archival source: Library of Congress photo via Minnesota Reflections, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. ca. 1915

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