The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 931

Builder Identification

Utica, New York ca.1918-1940s

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 Germany; with Weigle firm in Germany; immigrated to the United States, 1893; with J. W. Steere & Sons of Springfield, Massachusetts, 1893; partner in Barnes & Buhl of Utica, New York, 1918; partner with Frank E. Blashfield in Buhl & Blashfield of Utica, New York, ca. 1920-1926; established Buhl Organ Co. of Utica, New York, 1926; vice president of Rochester Organ Co.,1929, a firm associated with the Buhl Organ Co.

    Source(s):

    • Diapason, Sep. 1929, 8.
    • David Junchen, Encyclopedia of the American Theatre Organ, Vol. 1 (Pasadena: Showcase Publications, 1985), 97.
    • Music, June 1970, 45. [Journal of the American Guild of Organists, later became The American Organist]
    • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
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Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by Paul C. Buhl.


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