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Seth Thomas Clock Co. Records, 1835-1928

Seth Thomas Clock Co
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. : 3 boxes
Minute books
Collection descriptions
Business records
In 1809, Seth Thomas joined with Eli Terry and Silas Hoadley in a partnership in the manufacture of clocks in Plymouth Hollow, Connecticut. After one year, Thomas and Hoadley bought out Terry's interest in the business. in 1812, Thomas sold his interest to Hoadley and opened his own shop in Plymouth Hollow. It was successful. The Seth Thomas company was incorporated in 1855.
Five volumes of the Seth Thomas Clock Company's records, including a journal, two minute books, a sales and cash receipts record book, and a stock record book.
Cite as:
Seth Thomas Clock Company Records, 1835-1928, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Clocks and watches
Local number:
1997.3176 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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