ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

From: Tom Smith, June 1997

THE ORGAN (OPUS 1680)WAS FIRST INSTALLED IN THE RKO ALBEE THEATRE IN CINCINNATI. IT WAS REMOVED FROM THE ALBEE LATE IN 1968 BY THE OHIO VALLEY CHAPTER A.T.O.S. BECAUSE THE THEATRE WAS TO BE RAZED. THE RESTORATION AND REINSTALLATION IN THE EMERY THEATRE (FORMERLY EMERY AUDITORUM) REQUIRED ABOUT 8 1/2 YEARS. THE ORGAN WAS EXPANDED TO 3/29 AND IS USED BEFORE AND AFTER FILMS FOR CHAPTER MEETINGS AND CONCERTS. OTHER INFO IS AVAILABLE IN "THEATRE ORGAN MARCH/APRIL 1984" COVER STORY.

This page brought to you by:
VintageHammond.Com - We Buy-Sell-Trade Vintage Hammond Organs and Roll or Kari Organ/Vending Machine Moving Dollies Order Roll or Kari Dollies Here