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Unknown Builder

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

Location:

First Baptist Church / United Baptist Christian Church
830 East 1st Street
Duluth, MN US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 65274

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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 Jim Stettner on May 02, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 20 registers.
Main:
  • Built by W. W. Kimball Co.
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Registers: 20
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric 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: Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on May 02, 2020.
Jim Stettner on May 02, 2020:

This was the electrification and tonal expansion of the original Kimball.

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

Instrument Images:

Organ case and facade at front with console to the left: Photograph by Donald Traser, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. June 2018

Console: Photograph by Donald Traser, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. June 2018

Console: Builder's nameplate: Photograph by Donald Traser, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. June 2018

Console: Great stops: Photograph by Donald Traser, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. June 2018

Console: Swell stops: Photograph by Donald Traser, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. June 2018

Console: Pedal stops: Photograph by Donald Traser, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. June 2018

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