Little Jimmie

Significance: During the 1930’s and 40’s this Koestler portable electric organ, owned by the Columbia Coast Mission, was carried on shore for Sunday services whenever power was available at coastal outposts and isolated camps. Organs in a suitcase were often called “Little Jimmie”.

Place of Manufacture: West Germany

Accession Number: 2014.1

Donor: Millie Palmer

Location: Permanent collection