Watch Papers Collection

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Dorothea Spear's first inventory and description of the watch paper collection at AAS can be accessed here. Manuscript items supplementary to Spear's inventory are found here in the online catalog.

To visit this collection's record in our online catalog, click here.


The Stephen Manheim Dominy Collection of watch papers is housed at the East Hampton Library and is accessible here.

The British Museum has more than 900 watch papers, which are accessible here.


This is an illustrated inventory of the American Antiquarian Society. Created by Christine Graham-Ward, Visual Materials Cataloger, 2017. Special thanks to Dominique Ledoux for creating the updated inventory that was used for much of this exhibition.