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The watch factories of America, past and present.

A complete history of watchmaking in America, from 1809 to 1888 inclusive...

by George Henry Abbott Hazlitt

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Published by G. K. Hazlitt & co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Clock and watch making -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Henry G. Abbott [pseud.] ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS543.U6 H3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination 144 p. l 1. Incl. front. [port.]
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7001247M
      LC Control Number08029525
      OCLC/WorldCa1208444

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