The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 1322

Builder Identification

Toronto, Ontario 1899–1901; Battle Creek, Michigan 1901–1906.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, revised edition, by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1997). —

    Incorporated in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1899; in Battle Creek, Michigan, 1901; combination reed and pipe organs; bankrupt in 1906; purchased by Lyon & Healy which ceased pipe organ production in 1907.

    Staff: R. W. S. Burnaby; E. P. Hawkins; (John A. McIntosh?); (William McIntosh?); Allan G. Sparling.

    Sources:

    • Cypher 11:5.
    • Piano and Organ Purchaser’s Guide, Purchaser’s Guide to the Music Industries, (published by Music Trades, New York).
    • Stopt Diapason #31 (Chicago Chapter of the OHS) 
    • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt. 

Database Entries

There is one entry in the database that describes an organ by Compensating Pipe Organ Co.


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