The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 3055

Builder Identification

Partner in Ellis, Jackson & Co., St. Louis, MO, 1873; Jackson & Gallagher 1876-79; Jackson Pipe Organ Co., IL, 1879-94; in IA, 1895-99; with Burlington Organ, IA, 1899-1912; partner Shulman-Ja

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North America Organ Builders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). -- Born 1850/1851; in Chicago, IL; partner with Samuel Ellis in Ellis, Jackson & Co. of St. Louis, MO, 1873; partner with John Gallagher in Jackson & Gallagher of St. Louis, MO, 1876-1879; in Jackson Pipe Organ Co. of Chester, IL, 1879-1894; in Washington, IA, 1895 to 1899; with Burlington Organ Co. of Burlington, IA, 1899 to 1912; partner with L. and M. Shulman in Shulman-Jackson firm of Burlington, IA, 1912; established Jackson & Co. of Burlington, IA, 1913. Staff: Gustavus Schenkel. Patent #480,949; 16 Aug. 1892; pipe Patent #520,924; 5 Jun. 1894; pipe organ Patent #520,925; 5 Jun. 1894; combination stop action

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