The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 4023

Builder Identification

Hartford, Connecticut, 1841–after 1852; Mansfield Depot, Connecticut, 1871.

Additional Notes

  • Note from the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va., Organ Historical Society, 1991). Edited for the revised OHS Online Database website, 2017. —

    (Brother or father of Fenelon C. McCollum?); active in Hartford, Connecticut, 1841–after 1852, organs; partner in McCollum Brothers of Hartford, Connecticut, 1849, wood pipes and parts; with successor Mansfield Organ Co. of Mansfield Depot, Connecticut, 1871, wooden pipes and organ parts.

    Sources:

    • Orpha Ochse, The History of the Organ in the United States (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1975), 143.
    • Barbara Owen, The Organ in New England (Raleigh: Sunbury Press, 1979), 407.
    • Stephen Pinel.
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Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by Erastus S. McCollum.


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