The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 802

Builder Identification

Brattleboro, Vermont, 1950s; Kinston, North Carolina, 1963-1993.

Additional Notes

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

    Born in Montgomery, Alabama; organist; apprentice with M. H. Millard firm of Atlanta, Georgia, 1939; attended University of the South, c. 1949; with Estey firm of Brattleboro, Vermont, 1950s, sales manager; in Kinston, North Carolina, 1963; representative of Aeolian-Skinner firm of Boston, Massachusetts, 1963-1969; representative of Petty-Madden firm of Hopewell, New Jersey, 2 years; representative of Austin Organs of Hartford, Connecticut, 1987; representative of Goulding & Wood of Indianapolis, Indiana, in Kinston, North Carolina, 1989; died 29 Jul. 1993 in Kingston, North Carolina, age 68.

    Sources:
    • Brame
    • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt
    • The American Organist Apr. 1987:57.
    • The American Organist Nov. 1993:54.
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Database Entries

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