William Tivis Flinn

William Tivis Flinn of Greenbriar (original spelling), today the Desha and Locust Grove communities in Independence County; circa late 1800s. The Chicago Cottage Organ & Piano Company was originally established in 1879 as the Wolfinger Organ Company by a group of partners named Wolfinger, Comstock, and Cable. In 1885, the name was changed to Chicago Cottage Organ & Piano Company, and they built pianos and organs until the early 1900s.

White man with long beard in hat and suit on "Chicago Cottage Organs" advertisement

Courtesy of Brenda Jackson Mahan