The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 1520

Builder Identification

New York City, New York, 1844/1845–1849.

Additional Notes

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

    Father of Henry L. Davis; piano maker in New York City, New York; partner with Richard M. Ferris in Davis & Ferris of New York City, New York, 1844/1845-1849; established William H. Davis & Son of New York City, New York, c. 1849; succeeded by his son.

    Sources:

    • Stephen Pinel.
    • The Tracker: 30:1 (Winter, 1986), 17.
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Database Entries

There are 26 entries in the database that describe organs by William Henry Davis.


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