The Clock and Watch Makers American Advertiser - Being a compilation of Advertisements of the Trade, including those of the Mathematical and Philosophical Instrument Makers, Published in the News-Papers of the American Colonies and States, from A.D. 1707 to 1800

Author: J. Carter Harris

This collection of advertisements, which appeared in American newspapers from 1707 to 1800, is an invaluable and unique primary source for anyone interested in historical research, as well as an important reference work for those interested in the makers and suppliers of clocks and watches and the tools and materials used in their manufacture, and for collectors of antique clocks and watches.

It is also a fascinating compilation for any general reader interested in eighteenth century America, or the development of technology in the old and new worlds.