York

SEE ALSO: WEAVER, LIVINGSTON. The York Piano Company was one of the highest grade brand names of pianos manufactured by the Weaver Piano & Organ Company of York, PA. The firm was established in 1870, and they built a full line of reed organs and chapel organs, slowly phasing out organs and increasing piano production as the turn-of-the-century approached. Along with York, The Weaver Piano Company built several popular brand names including Livingston, Mercer, Lincoln, and Davies & Sons. After the Great Depression era, Weaver built a line of spinet, console and baby grand pianos under the York name that remained popular for several decades. The Weaver Piano & Organ Company was out of business by the late 1950s. The extant Weaver and York instruments we have seen come through our restoration shop have been very well made pianos.

INSTRUMENT CATALOGS & EPHEMERA

York Piano Company Sales Flyer Early 20th Century Sales Flyer From The York Piano Company, Circa 1916
Weaver/York Illustrated Piano Catalog 1910

Weaver Illustrated Sales Catalog Featuring Weaver, York and Livingston Brand Pianos And Player Pianos, Circa 1910