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Framed Blueprint of the E. Howard Clock Company

Auction:
2502
Lot:
614
Sold for:
$474$400

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Framed Blueprint of the E. Howard Clock Company, Waltham, Massachusetts, circa 1934, the colored blue print drawing of the Howard factory layout on Charles Street, Waltham depicting the factory and various departments including the train, jewelling, finishing, timing rooms and the "machine shop" used as a fire insurance survey professionally framed in a walnut frame with ripple molding, print size, 20 x 26, overall 29 x 35 in.
Estimate $400-600

This survey was prepared for a prior owner of the factory in 1912 and updated when Howard assumed ownership in 1934. The print legend is overpasted with the E. Howard Clock Company (Machine Shop), Waltham, Mass. banner. This print matches the known illustrations of the Howard, Waltham facility.

Keywords

E. Howard Clock Company, Waltham, Massachusetts, fire insurance survey, Waltham facility, E. Howard & Co., Middlesex County, Massachusetts