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C. S. Haskell [Haskell Pipe Organ Manufacturing Co.] (1909-before)

Location:

Saint Francis de Sales Industrial School
Eddington, PA 19020 US
Organ ID: 69202

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: High Schools, Preparatory Schools, and Academies
  • 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 Paul R. Marchesano on September 20, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • 1 manuals.
Keydesk:
  • Manuals: 1
We received the most recent update for this console from Paul R. Marchesano on September 20, 2021.
Paul R. Marchesano on September 20, 2021:

St. Francis [orphanage] was founded in the 1880s by the three Drexel sisters, Elizabeth Smith, Katharine (now St. Katharine) and Louise Morrell. Originally established as a trade school for dependent boys, it was private charity.

We received the most recent update for this note from Paul R. Marchesano on September 20, 2021.

Instrument Images:

St. Francis Vocational School in Eddington as it appeared in 1889. (Courtesy the Catholic Historical Research Center of the Archdiocese of Phila): Photograph from an archival source: Catholic Historical Research Center of the Archdiocese of Phila, submitted by Paul R. Marchesano. Taken approx. 1889

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