Watch Papers Collection

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  • Tags: Maine

Henry S. Pearson watch & mathematical instrument maker no. 13 Exchange St. Portland

Address: No. 10 Jones’ Row, Exchange Street, Portland. Description: Line-engraving. Standing woman, surrounded by foliage, holding scales in her proper right hand, and small watch in her proper left. Above watchmaker address reads "Watch &…

Saml. Simpson watch & clock maker no. 8 Jones Row Exchange St. Portland.

Engraved watch paper with decorative border.

The gift of Mort Seligman, 2022.

Inscribed on verso: H. Brow[n]

Joseph Louis watch maker & jeweller Fish Street Portland

Image of an eagle with a clock at top and decorative border.

Text continues: Best warranted watches, and jewelry wholesale & retail

Signed: S. Hill sc.

Edmund Mooers clock and watch maker Bath. A variety of jewellry for sale.

Engraved watch paper with lined and triangular borders.

Inscribed on verso: Sold May 15th 1819

S. Kendall watch maker and silversmith Hallowell

Engraved watch paper with view of a harbor at right with buildings and a ship. Bordered with text: Keep constantly on hand new watches & jewelry for sale. To make the watch go faster turn the regulator with the sun and slower against it.


Putnam & Mixer, watchmakers Saco, Me.

Watch paper with image of an eagle holding a banner in its beak.

Inscribed on recto: Burton.
Inscribed on verso: 7th March 1826

Charles Munroe clock & watch maker Exchange Street Portland, Me.

Engraved watch paper with decorative border. Text reading "Merchants Bank Building" has been crossed out.

John Masters clock & watch maker Bath, Me. Quadrants & compasses repaired

Watch paper with triangular border.

6 cm. diameter

Inscribed: July 237