Encyclopedia of Antique American Clocks

Encyclopedia of Antique American Clocks

by Robert W. Swedberg, Harriett Swedberg

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780873492737
Publisher: Krause Publications
Publication date: 06/01/2001
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 8.51(w) x 10.96(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments4
Introduction6
Chapter 1An Overview of Clock Types7
Chapter 2Clocks Through Time15
Chapter 3Histories of Clock Manufacturers26
Leading Manufacturers26
Ansonia Clock Company26
William L. Gilbert Clock Company27
E. Ingraham Company28
New Haven Clock Company29
Seth Thomas Clock Company31
Waterbury Clock Company32
E. N. Welch Manufacturing Company33
Welch, Spring & Company34
Smaller Manufacturers36
E. Howard Clock Company36
Ithaca Calendar Clock Company36
Joseph Ives39
F. Kroeber Clock Company39
Lux and Keebler42
Eli Terry42
Willard Brothers43
Other Small Manufacturers45
Chapter 4Old Timers46
Banjo47
Grandfather61
OG67
Shelf79
Chapter 5Wall Clocks90
Advertising91
Calendar97
Gallery109
Octagon111
Wall Regulator118
Chapter 6Classic Clocks146
Crystal Regulator147
Porcelain154
Statue/Figural167
Cabinet179
Chapter 7Shelf Clocks180
Alarm181
Black Mantel191
Calendar202
Carriage213
Gothic215
Mantel228
Metal and Iron Front241
Oak248
Parlor260
Chapter 8Novelty Clocks286
Wall287
Shelf293
Chapter 9Foreign Clocks320
Chapter 10Useful Clock Information346
Glossary358
Bibliography367

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