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J. H. & C. S. Odell (Opus 38, 1865)

Location:

Lafayette Street Baptist Church
411 W. Lafayette Avenue (approximately)
Detroit, MI 48226 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 66189

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ is known from a single historic document only; presumed no longer extant, and may never have existed.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from William M Worden on September 08, 2020.
William M. Worden on September 03, 2020:

From the Detroit "Free Press" of Vovember 2, 1865: "It consists of twenty-three registers..."

The building was gone by 1896.

We received the most recent update for this note from William M. Worden on September 03, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Lafayette Avenue Baptist Church, Detroit, built in 1865.: Photograph from an archival source: Online digital archive of the Detroit Public Library, submitted by William M. Worden. Taken approx. c. 1865-1880

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