Highland, Illinois, c. 1915.
Edward Begueline was with the Wicks Pipe Organ Co. of Highland, Illinois, c. 1915, he worked as a chestmaker.
Edward C. Beguelin was born March 7, 1871. He was the father of Clifford J. Beguelin. The 1910 Census places him in St. Louis, Missouri with family. By 1915 he was working for the Wicks Pipe Organ Co. of Highlands, Illinois. . Page 719 in Junchen's Encylopedia of the American Theatre Organ is part of a section headed “A Pictorial Tour of the Wicks Factory c. 1915”; in page 719 there are two photographs. The upper one is labeled (in the photograph) Wind Chest Dept.”; the lower one is labeled “Action Assembling Dept.” The caption reads as follows: “In the upper photo, left to right, William Seifried, Ed Begueline and Henry Redoehl are assembling chests. Below, left to right, Leo Seifried, Adolph Wick, Ed Begueline, John Buchheim, Victor Wick, Edgar Wick and Eugene Buchheim work in the action assembling department making tremolos and wiring keyboards and relays.”
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