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Practical lessons on the lever escapement its tests, errors, their detection and correction by T.J. Wilkinson

Author:
Wilkinson, T. J (Thomas Jessop) 1864-  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, 241, xvi pages illustrations, diagrams 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1916
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1074047

Richard Bond Clock Escapement Video Documentation: videotapes

Creator:
Todd, W. David (William David)  Search this
Stephens, Carlene E., 1949-  Search this
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.  Search this
Names:
William Bond and Son.  Search this
Bond, Richard F. (inventor)  Search this
Extent:
0.25 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Oral history
Videotapes
Betacam sp (videotape format)
Date:
1997-12-07
Scope and Contents note:
2.5 hours of videotape documenting a succession of clock escapements invented by Richard F. Bond in the 19th century. Bond's invention was called isodynamic escapement.
Arrangement:
1 series: 5 items (original videotapes only).
Related Archival Materials:
Two of the three regulators videotaped are located in the Division of the History of Technology collections (now Division of Medicine and Science).
Provenance:
Made for the national Museum of American History, December 17, 1997.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original videos are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Some oral histories are restricted Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Rights:
Museum owns all rights to this videotape.
Topic:
Inventors -- 19th century  Search this
Time clocks  Search this
Time  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Clocks and watches -- Escapements  Search this
Horology  Search this
Inventions -- 19th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Oral history -- 1950-2000
Videotapes
BetaCam SP (videotape format)
Citation:
Richard Bond Clock Escapement Video Documentation, 1997, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0682
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Richard Bond Clock Escapement Video Documentation: videotapes
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8299d87a6-2700-4cf7-ba1e-cf11fb273e48
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0682

Sigmund Riefler, of Munich, Germany, pendulum-escapement : specification forming part of Letters patent no. 508,760 dated November 14, 1893

Title:
Pendulum-escapement
Riefler's clock
Author:
Riefler, Sigmund 1847-1912  Search this
United States Patent Office  Search this
Physical description:
[2] p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1893
[1893]
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements--Patents  Search this
Pendulum  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .R55 1893
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_484095

Watch escapements : being the 2nd part of A course in horology for use in the Swiss horological schools / by James C. Pellaton ; translation by S. Paris and ed. by Donald de Carle ; diagr. redrawn by Edward H. Price

Title:
Course in horology for use in the Swiss horological schools
Author:
Pellaton, James Cesar  Search this
Physical description:
125 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1949
[1949?]
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .P45 E1949
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_522162

L'échappement à cylindre (1720-1950) : le Haut-Doubs, centre mondial au XIXe siècle / par Henry L. Belmont

Author:
Belmont, Henry L  Search this
Physical description:
328 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
France
Date:
1984
C1984]
Topic:
Clock and watch making--History  Search this
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS543.F8 B45 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_522175

La Montre ..

Physical description:
182 p. illus. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1968
[1968?]
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545.T22X 1968
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_410451

A practical and theoretical treatise on the detached lever escapement for watches and time pieces / by Moritz Grossmann

Title:
Detached lever escapement for watches and timepieces
Author:
Grossmann, M (Moritz) 1826-1885  Search this
Physical description:
179 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1866
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .G87 E1866
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_484097

The escapements : their action, construction and proportion / by F. J. Britton [i.e. F. J. Britten]

Author:
Britten, F. J (Frederick James) 1843-1913  Search this
Physical description:
66 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1896
[1896?]
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .B86 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_484223

Mémoire sur le pendule et le balancier : considérés comme régulateurs des instruments à mesurer le temps, renfermant les résultats d'un grand nombre d'expériences sur les résistances que l'air oppose à la marche du pendule, sur le poids et la longueur qu'il mouvement de ces pendules / par J. Wagner

Author:
Wagner, Jean 1928-  Search this
Physical description:
126 p., [5] folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1867
Topic:
Pendulum--Isochronism  Search this
Balance springs  Search this
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
QA862.P4 W13 1867
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_484261

Know the escapement, by Sarah & Homer A. Barkus

Author:
Barkus, Sarah J  Search this
Barkus, Homer A  Search this
Physical description:
133 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1945
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Clocks and watches--Repairing  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .B26 1945
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_484335

Watch and clock escapements : a complete study in theory and practice of the lever, cylinder and chronometer escapements, together with a brief account of the origin and evolution of the escapement in horology. / Compiled from the well-known escapement serials published in the Keystone. Nearly two hundred original illustrations

Author:
Keystone  Search this
Physical description:
179, [13] p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1904
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .K44 1904
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_484645

Les mécanismes et organes moteurs de la montre / G.-A. Berner

Author:
Berner, G.-A (Georges-Albert) b. 1883  Search this
Physical description:
123 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1922
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .B52 1922
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_484956

The watch escapement : how to analyze, how to adjust, how to repair / by Henry B. Fried

Author:
Fried, Henry B. 1907-  Search this
Physical description:
x, 164 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1959
C1959
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS547 .F89w 1959
TS547.F89w 1959
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_338097

L'échappement libre à ancre : sa théorie étudiée par un horloger praticien : reproduction etcomparison des principaux tracés / Charles Gros

Author:
Gros, Charles  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. plans ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1924
[1924?]
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .G87e 1924
TS545.G87e 1924
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_381931

It's about time [by] Paul M. Chamberlain

Author:
Chamberlain, Paul Mellen 1865-1940  Search this
Chamberlain, Margaret Phelps Graham  Search this
Physical description:
xvi p., 1 l., 19-490 p. incl. front., illus. (incl. ports.) diagrs. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1941
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Clock and watch makers  Search this
Call number:
TS542.C5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_247346

Clock and watch escapements

Author:
Gazeley, W. J (William John) 1901-  Search this
Physical description:
294 p. illus
Type:
Books
Date:
1956
[1956]
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545.G34X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_247591

A review of George Graham's classic escapement, or, Dead-beat by design / by Guy D. Aydlett

Author:
Aydlett, Guy D  Search this
Subject:
Graham, George 1673-1751  Search this
Physical description:
52 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1973
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .A97
TS545.A97
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_142073

A practical and theoretical treatise on the detached lever escapement for watches and time pieces. By Moritz Grossmann. Tr. from the German by C.C. Pierce. Rev., cor. and greatly enl. ..

Author:
Grossmann, Moritz  Search this
Pierce, C. C  Search this
Physical description:
2 p. l., 21-110 p. diagrs. 19 x 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1884
Topic:
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
TS545 .G87 E1884
TS545.G87 E1884
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_161241

The Tompion clocks at Greenwich and the dead-beat escapement. With an appendix by Beresford Hutchinson

Author:
Howse, Derek  Search this
Physical description:
18-34, 114-133 p. illus., plans, ports., 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1971
1971?]
Topic:
Astronomical clocks  Search this
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Call number:
QB107 .H86
QB107.H86
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_45955

The escapement and train of American watches; a practical and encyclopedic treatise and text book, by T.J. Wilkinson

Author:
Wilkinson, T. J (Thomas Jessop) 1864-  Search this
Physical description:
2 preliminary leaves, 378 pages illustrations, diagrams 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1928
[©1928]
Topic:
Clocks and watches  Search this
Clocks and watches--Escapements  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1074044

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