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Fred A. Beeler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG-418
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of one folder of escapement drawings. These technical drawings include notes, equations, and angles relevant to the building of an escapement. In particular, these are the operational notes associated with escapement models created by Fred Beeler. These escapement models are part of the National Watch and Clock Museum collection.

Frederick Shelley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG-424
Content Description This collection is comprised primarily of photographic material and illustrations and charts used in the book Early American Tower Clocks, by Frederick Shelley. This includes phtographs and illustrative material used for the dust jacket, introductory pages, and the body of book as well. The informtion included with these illustrative material includes publishing information, as well. This includes the pages the photographs are to be printed on as well as to what...

Gallet Book of Clippings Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG-409
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of a scrapbook that includes newspaper clippings, maps, and ephemera on various subjects. These subjects include Staten Island and New York City, stamps, death notices, and a pants burglar. Additionally there are several maps of Staten Island, New Jersey, Puerto Rico, Europe, and Morocco.

General Time Factory Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG-435
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of various photographs related to the General Time Factory in Athens, Georgia. This includes photographs of the factory,employees, and events throughout the latter half of the 20th Century. The photographs of the factory itself are of the interior as well as the exterior of the factory, including the factory floor and assembly, and the offices in the building as well. There are a number of personnel photographs in this collection, most of them not dated...

George E. Lee Collection

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Identifier: MG-415
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of over 100 glass plate negatives. These photo negatives were taken by George E. Lee during his time of employment at Cowell and Hubbard Co., where he was employed from 1901-1933. The negatives depict watches and watch movements. Some of the negatives are of watches belonging to the James W. Packard Collection of Unusual and Complicated Watches. However, as the collection is unsorted, it is unclear which of the negatives are associated with the Packard...

Hamilton Change Orders Collection

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Identifier: MG-371
Scope and Contents This collection includes change orders for Hamilton Watch Company part production.

Hamilton Design Files and Project Report Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MG-414
Scope and Contents This collection contains the design records and reports of projects dating from the 1940s and the 1950s. Primarily, these reports are from post-WWII, however there are some reports compiled by British Intelligence that seem to date from the WWII era. The design records include information of various Hamilton watch model movements, including design changes, memos, technical drawings and schematics, test results, and calculations. The reports included are...

Hamilton Financial Data Collection

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Identifier: MG-403
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of various financial data of the Hamilton Watch Company. This includes auditor reports, stockholders reports, pamphlets, and mergers and acquisitions of corporations. Corporations of particular note ar Katy Industries, General Defense Corporation, and Bush Universal, Inc. Bush, Katy Industries and Clabir, of which General Defense is a subsidiary, were majority shareholders of Hamilton Watch Company, aka HMW Industries, Inc., in the 1970s and 1980s.

Hamilton Records Collection

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Identifier: MG-335
Overview This collection contains correspondence, drawings, photographs, reports, and other records that document various activities and operations of Hamilton Watch Company. It highlights many of Hamilton's horological accomplishments as a fixture of American watchmaking.

Hamilton Space Clock Collection

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Identifier: MG-401
Scope and Contents The documents in this collection focus on the material surrounding the creation of the Hamilton Space Clock. This includes sketches and drawings, however the bulk of the material focuses on the press and publicity around the release of the clock. In particular, there are a number of speeches and lectures given by the Hamilton employee who constructed the clock, Ralph Mentzer.Additionally, there are some photographs of the clock, Mentzer, and the inventor of the clock, Dr. I.M....

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National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors 7
Hamilton Watch Company 5
National Watch and Clock Museum 3
Bowman Technical School 2
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Columbus Watch Company 2
Crom, Theodore R., 1920-2008 2
General Time Corporation 2
Hagans, Orville R., 1897-1988 2
Joseph Bulova School of Watchmaking 2
Samelius, W.H. (William), 1873-1961 2
Seth Thomas Clock Company 2
Waltham Watch Company 2
Westclox 2
A.B. Bixler & Co 1
Abbott, Henry 1
American Waltham Watch Company 1
American Watchmaker's Institute 1
Beeler, Fred A. 1
Bowman, John J., 1879-1959 1
Bricker, William R., 1923-2001 1
Bulova Watch Company 1
Caldwell Barry, Mr. 1
Chapter 100. NAWCC. Colorado Centennial 1
Chapter 143. NAWCC. Society of the Military Horologists 1
Chapter 161. NAWCC. Horological Science 1
Chapter 173. NAWCC. Horological Tool 1
Chapter 174. NAWCC. Pocket Horology 1
Chapter 19. NAWCC. Florida Suntime 1
Chapter 3. NAWCC. Chicagoland 1
Chapter 3. NAWCC. New York 1
Chapter 60. NAWCC. Florida Gold Coast 1
Chapter 7. NAWCC. Headquarters -- Earl T. Strickler Memorial 1
Chicago School of Watchmaking 1
Coleman, J.E. (Jesse Elwood), 1897-1975 1
Collett, Roy C. 1
Danner, Horace R. 1
Dennison Watch Case Company 1
Dennison, Aaron 1
Dennison, Franklin 1
Drescher, Ernest W. 1
Dueber-Hampden Watch Company 1
Elgin National Watch Company 1
Elgin Watchmakers College 1
Field, J.C. 1
Fortunat Mueller-Maerki Library & Research Center 1
Franks, Robert A., -1975 1
Frye, O.B., Dr. (Owen Bruce), 1921-2006 1
Gibbons, William 1
Gibbs, James, 1915-1990 1
Gourley, David S. 1
Harris, Adam 1
Harvey, Wayne H. 1
Hodges, Erastus, 1781-1847 1
Hodges, Theodore B. 1
Horolovar Company 1
Humphrey Family 1
Humphrey, Dudley S. (Sherman), 1814-1876 1
Humphrey, William G. (Galusha), 1812-1874 1
Illinois Watch Company 1
Jewelers Circular-Keystone 1
Johnson, Olaf A. 1
Kansas City School of Watchmaking 1
Levinson, J.J. 1
Lewis, C. 1
Lockhart, James H. 1
Lux Clock Manufacturing Company 1
Lyon, Thomas S. 1
Manwaring, J.O. 1
Massey, Mark 1
Mather Brother Company 1
Mentzer, Ralph Bender, 1915-2001 1
Meridian Instrument Company 1
Morgareidge, E.E. (Edrie Edgar), 1889-1978 1
Mueller-Maerki, Fortunat F. 1
Mulvin, Walter J. 1
Mumma Family 1
Munro, David M. 1
National Convention. NAWCC (1994) 1
Niehaus, James J., 1911-1995 1
O.B. McClintock Company 1
Palmer, Brooks, 1900-1974 1
Prindle, G.B. (Gilbert Bradley), 1806-1901 1
Pritchard, Kathleen, 1923-2005 1
Ravel, Robert, Dr., 1921-2000 1
Roberts, Kenneth D. 1
Rondeau, René 1
Schmidt, H., Dr. 1
Seibel, Y. Emanuel 1
Shubrooks, George E. 1
South Bend Company 1
Stallcup, Lawrence D., d. 1960 1
Studebaker Watch Company 1
Sullivan, Allan P., Sr. 1
Sørnes, Rasmus 1
Trimmer, Harry E. 1
Volk, Barbara B. 1
Volk, Eurgene R., 1930- 1
Wallace, Jack E. 1
Watch and Clock Bulletin. NAWCC 1
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