Elgin dating com
The really good news is that Elgin has now ceased trading as a company.
That means none of these watches will ever be made again.
However during recessions or as supply gets too big then the value will drop slightly.
Yet again the good news is that it will come up again. That means there is usually a steady enough demand and they are looking for the unique piece rather than a huge profit.
The Online Database for the Elgin Watch Company can tell you a great deal of information about your watch, based on just the serial number off the movement.
The friction caused by this must have been high at the time.
The state contributed a 35 acre site and ,000 to be used for stock and materials.
Their total capital at that time was around half a million dollars.
The National Watch Company of Chicago, Illinois was incorporated on August 27, 1864 with a capital of 0,000. The owners refused to sell unless the entire farm property of 71 acres was purchased at a price of ,550. Wheeler, November 26, 1867 and Matthew Laflin, January 2, 1868.
The requested location for the company was on a farm with absentee owners.