The Boston Watch Co
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Precursors to Industrial Watches
The Boston Watch Co
The Waltham Model 1857
E. Howard & Company
American Watch Company
Complicated Watches
Machinery and Systems
Workers Together

Although it operated under other names for a short period of time (Dennison, Howard & Davis, American Horologe, Warren Mfg. Co.) The Boston Watch Co. was the first company to succeed in making watches on a system of interchangeable parts by automatic machinery.

If you prefer, you may browse the Boston Watch Co. exhibit catalog with links to the watches.


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Howard, Davis & Dennison #3 Samuel Curtis #212 Dennison, Howard & Davis #1016 Dennison, Howard & Davis #4108 Dennison, Howard & Davis #4258