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Two men and watch table
Two men and watch table
TitleTwo men and watch table
Clothing & dress
Clock & watch industry
Clocks & watches
Signs (Notices)
Birds of prey
DescriptionIndoor scene of two men with the one on the right sitting at a table covered with watches and watch making equipment. The one on the left is wearing a suit and is standing beside the table and looking down at it. The man sitting at the table is wearing just a shirt, vest, and pants, and he has a magnifying eye piece and is looking closely at a watch. Above the table and between the two men is a sign that reads: "Waltham Watches Go All Over The World." The sign has a large bird in flight holding a pocket watch in its talons. The men are dressed differently, but their faces look similar. Perhaps the work of HH or RM Cole, active in central Illinois from 1854-1902.
PublisherBradley University Library
FormatGlass Negative
SourceImage PHS-GP0039 in the Peoria Historical Society Image Collection, Bradley University Library, Special Collections Center
RightsThis resource is provided for educational purposes only. Media is owned by the Peoria Historical Society or other persons/entities; images may not be downloaded, reproduced, or distributed in any format without written permission. Any attempt to download, copy in any manner, and/or circumvent the access controls placed on these files is a violation of United States and international copyright laws and is subject to criminal prosecution. For more information, contact the Special Collections Center of the Bradley University Library (309) 677-2822 or email
CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection (Bradley University)
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