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Connecticut clockmakers of the eighteenth century

Penrose R. Hoopes

Connecticut clockmakers of the eighteenth century

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Connecticut.,
  • Connecticut
    • Subjects:
    • Clock and watch makers -- Connecticut.,
    • Clock and watch making -- Connecticut -- History -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 169-171.

      Statement[by] Penrose R. Hoopes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS543.U6 H6 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination182 p.
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5309733M
      ISBN 10048622922X
      LC Control Number72093610

      tion on the clockmakers themselves. principal author frank l. hohmann iii is a retired Wall Street executive and a collector of eighteenth-century American furniture with a concentration on brass dial clocks. He is a trustee of Winterthur Museum and a Liveryman in the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers, London. He . By way of comparison, the two somewhat contemporaneous wood-plate/brass-wheel clocks illustrated in Parsons' New Hampshire Clocks and Clockmakers (Ppg. ) were checked, but these clocks use count-wheel striking, and their maker's locales and at-work .


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CHAPTER V THE CLOCKMAKERS OF CONNECTICUT. While clocks were made in Connecticut as early as the middle of the eighteenth century and perhaps before that, it was not until after the Revolutionary War that the industry reached noteworthy proportions.

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A listing of clockmakers who flourished until Entries give geographic location, dates and type of work. There is also a listing of names with alternative spellings and a list of place names and maps.

Written as a supplement to the late G.H. Baillie's _Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World (Vol. I) Contains approximat entries. Part One, Clockmaking in Eighteenth Century Connecticut discusses the pioneers, early clocks, brass clockmaking, wood clockmaking, and public clocks.

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Roberts, Kenneth D., and Taylor, Snowden, FORESTVILLE CLOCKMAKERS, Ken Roberts Publishing Co., Fitzwilliam, NH, (), B&W illustrations, pp, very good, wraps (softcover) faint smudge on front cover, ISBN This book covers all the clock makers in Forestville, Connecticut (part of Bristol) and the table of contents lists them in.

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About this Item: Ken Roberts Publishing Co. (), Fitzwilliam, NH, PB. B&W illustrations (illustrator). pp ISBN This book covers all the clock makers in Forestville, Connecticut (part of Bristol) and the table of contents lists them in chronological order.

very good, wraps (softcover) faint smudge on front cover. Chris is well known as an author, for example, of the book entitled Two Hundred Years of American Clocks and Watches (Prentice-Hall, Inc., ), and of numerous articles appearing in horological and historical research journals. Chris presented a history of the Atkins family of Connecticut clockmakers, with all of their many partners.Connecticut clockmakers of the eighteenth century.

Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, NY. Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, NY. Reprinted in by Dover Publications Inc.Another important development was the Connecticut clockmakers’ system for producing large numbers of clock movements at a lower price.

Because Connecticut clocks are easier to find, there are probably more collectors of Connecticut-production, midth-century clocks than collectors of the earlier tall-case clocks. Some are very beautiful.