OHS Database ID 10421.
This instrument is known from a single historic document only; it is presumed to be no longer extant.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 1, 1900.
Three manuals. 49 stops. 56 ranks.
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|Facade. Second Presbyterian, Chicago Photo c.1885. Image courtesy Martin Walsh|
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Second Presbyterian Church, Chicago, Illinois GREAT (58 notes) 16' Open Diapason 16' Quintatoen 8' Open Diapason 8' Viola Da Gamba 8' Spitz Floete 8' Doppel Floete 5'1/3' Quint 4' Octave 4' Flute Harmonique 2-2/3' Twelfth 2' Fifteenth III Mixture IV Scharf 8' Trumpet (shown as 57 pipes, but almost certainly an error) 4' Clarion SWELL (58 notes) 16' Bourdon 8' Open Diapason 8' Salicional 8' Dolcissimo 8' Stopped Diapason 8' Quintadena 4' Octave 4' Fugara 4' Flauto Traverso 2' Piccolo III Mixture 16' Contra Fagotto 8' Cornopean 8' Oboe and Basson 8' Vox Humana SOLO (58 notes) 16' Still Gedackt 8' Open Diapason 8' Geigen Diapason (shown as 57 pipes, but almost certainly an error) 8' Dulciana 8' Melodia 4' Violin 4' Flute d'Amour 2' Flautino 8' Clarionet PEDAL (27 notes) 32' Contra Bourdon 16' Open Diapason 16' Contrebasse 16' Bourdon 10-2/3' Quinte Floete 8' Violoncello 8' Floete 4' Super Octave 16' Trombone 8' Tromba Swell to Great Swell to Solo Solo to Great Great Organ Separation (All the above work by pneumatic power, controlled by small ivory pistons placed over the GreatL). Swell to Pedale Great to Pedale Solo to Pedale Tremolo Blower Signal Pedale Check Pedal Movements: Great and Pedale Forte Great and Pedale Piano Swell Forte Swell Piano Solo Forte Solo Piano Great to Pedale (reversible) Balanced Swell Pedal Pneumatic motor applied independently to the Great manual, the Pedale, and the first 4 accessory stops; also to the Swell and Solo manuals by couplers. /ds/