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Samuel Bohler (1890)

Originally Unknown Builder (1864)

Location:

St. James Lutheran Church
5th & Chestnut Streets
Reading, PA 19602 US
Organ ID: 70144

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Lutheran Churches
  • The organ is no longer extant; destroyed.
  • The organ's condition is not playable.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Paul R. Marchesano on January 29, 2022.
Paul R. Marchesano on January 29, 2022:

An announcement in the Reading Times, September 12, 1890, tells us that services will resume next Sunday, "the improvements having been completed. The organ has been rebuilt by Samuel Bohler and presents a very handsome appearance." See docs tab

We received the most recent update for this note from Paul R. Marchesano on January 29, 2022.
Services resume: Open In New Tab Announcement of Samuel Bohler rebuilding the organ
Document created on 1890-09-12
We received the most recent update for this document from Paul R. Marchesano on January 29, 2022.

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