The clock tower of the Elgin Factory ca 1908
Elgin Historical Topics
Here are a few pages on Historical topics. One of the things I really
like about watches is the glimpse they give on the times when they
were made. They started out as extremely expensive toys of the very
rich, and evolved into something that almost everyone takes for granted
as a "necessity".
While I'm not an expert, I believe the information on this page is
correct. Please send suggestions and corrections to
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This web page was last changed on 10/03/2002 at 07:54:22.