On this Page you will find photo's and information
about an unrestored instrument
which is for sale.
Newspaper inside the pumpbellows!!!
J. van der Tak
A harmonium manufacturer from the Netherlands who started already in 1859, Rotterdam.
Around 1884 he closed almost his workshop for harmoniums and made the Reed Organ
in the American way and called his Factory American Organ Co.
Each harmonium has inside the bellows of a Newspaper,
The Nieuwe Rotterdamsche Courant dated 1889
This Instrument is the biggest harmonium we have ever seen from him and build in 1889!!
A 2mp pedal with only EstÚve Reeds Paris and specially made
for the English market!!
The sales agent was Stonefield London.
16, 8, 8, 4 (B)
16, 8, 8, 8, 4, 4 (Tr)
16, 8, (B)
16, 8, 8 VC, (Tr)
16 and 8
|Manual C - c4||Pedal C - f1|
|Manualcoppler||Unrestored and price on request!!!||Pedalcoppler|