The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 2988

Builder Identification

Boston, Massachusetts 1872–1884.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

    Succeeded J. H. Wilcox & Co.1; partnership of George S. Hutchings and M. H. Plaisted in Boston, Massachusetts, 1872–1884; succeeded by George S. Hutchings & Co.

    *George Hutchings, Mark Plaisted, and G.V. Nordstrom left E & G.G. Hook in 1869 and joined with organist John H. Wilcox to form J. H. Wilcox & Co.

    Staff: (Gustavus V. Nordstrom?); {see also listing under Hutchings Organ Co.}.


    • Orpha Ochse, The History of the Organ in the United States (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1975), 233.

  • See Main Entry: Geo. S. Hutchings

Database Entries

There are 45 entries in the database that describe organs by Hutchings, Plaisted & Co.

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