The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 319

Builder Identification

Pomeroy, Ohio, after 1906–1913; Basic, Virginia, from 1913.

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). —

    Carl Barckhoff Jr. was born sometime after 1906; he was a son of Carl Barckhoff Sr.

    Source:

    • Tracker, 22:4, 5.
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  • From the OHS Database Builders Listing editor, October 9, 2016. —

    Carl Barckhoff Jr. was born sometime after 1906 in Pomeroy, Ohio. He was one of the sons of Carl Barckhoff Sr. and his third wife, Lena Graber Barckhoff, and a grandson of Felix Barckhoff [I]. Carl Jr. could not have been more than 11 when his father retired, and no more than 13 when his father died; so it is unlikely that he worked in his father's firm.

    Source:

    • Vernon Brown, Carl Barckhoff and the Barckhoff Church Organ Company, (unpublished essay in the OHS Archives, not dated).
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Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by Carl Barckhoff Jr.


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