Saturday Evening Post

Crazy About Clocks

Catalogue no: 1296
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Neil M. Clark
Total pages: 5 Illustrations: 11 Language(s): English Publication date: 16th Apr. 1955
Editor: Publisher: Saturday Evening Post
Dimensions: 340mm x 260mm Condition: Reasonable
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Notes:
A rather rambling, populist article covering the world of collecting and collectors of clocks in the USA. References to Dr. Amos G. Avery, president of NAWCC, and collectors such as Willis Michael and Earl Strickler. Illustrations as follows: 1. "Columbus" clock (reproduction verge and foliot) 0f 1892 2. Wagon-spring clock from collection of Amos Avery 3. French clock, c.1840, in form of industrial engine 4. Austrian mantel clock with woodcutter automata 5. Earl Strickler with "Hickory Dickory Dock" clock
Room location: Library Extension Cabinet: F Shelf: 4
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