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Aeolian-Skinner Organ Co. (1937)

Location:

Cathedral of SS. Peter and Paul, Episcopal
3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20016 US
Nave
Organ ID: 65502

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ was never built, even though it is mentioned in an extant contract, opus list, or similar document.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on May 23, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • 183 ranks. 10,732 pipes.
Owen Lenzmeier on May 23, 2020:

This was a specification proposed by G. Donald Harrison for the National Cathedral in 1937. Ultimately, this specification was not carried out, and the Cathedral commissioned E.M. Skinner and Son to build their Opus 510 for them instead.

We received the most recent update for this note from Owen Lenzmeier on May 23, 2020.
From a document provided by Doug Backman: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Owen Lenzmeier on May 23, 2020.
GDH Nat_Cath Proposal.pdf: Open In New Tab This is the original document provided by Doug Backman.
We received the most recent update for this document from Owen Lenzmeier on May 23, 2020.

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