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Elgin Watch Company

A Brief History
Founded in 1864 in Elgin, Illinois, the Elgin Watch Company (also known as the Elgin National Watch Company) was the largest American watch manufacturer in terms of total production. In fact, Elgin produced approximately half of the total number of “better quality” pocket watches manufactured in the United States. Total production over their 100 years of operation reached 60 million watches, making Elgin one of the most commonly collected vintage watches, since there are still so many examples available at reasonable prices. Read more →


Vintage Hamilton Elgin Civil Date 37500 Chronograph Aircraft Clock Movement


Vintage 6 Size Elgin Wire Lug Men's Mechanical Wristwatch 118 Gold Filled Rare


Vintage 31mm Elgin Chevron Jump Hour / Direct Read Men's Wristwatch 719 14k GF


Antique 18S Elgin Veritas Double Sunk Canadian 23 Jewel Railroad Pocket Watch


Vintage Elgin Direct Read Golf Ball 17 Jewel Men Mechanical Wristwatch 717 10k RGP


Antique 16 Size Elgin 21 Jewel Hunter Pocket Watch Grade 156 Gold Filled Rare


Antique Elgin 19Jewel Men's Mechanical Wristwatch Grade 201 10k GF Wire Lug Rare


Antique 1918 Elgin WW1 Trench Offset Crown Men's Manual Wristwatch 462 Sterling


Antique 16 Size Elgin 21 Jewel Mechanical Pocket Watch Grade 156 w Railroad Case


Vintage 32mm Lord Elgin 21 Jewel Men's Mechanical Wristwatch 680 14k Solid Gold


Elgin British Military Royal Air Force WW2 22J Pocket Watch 581 Raymond w Case


Elgin Army Aviator Men's Mechanical Wristwatch


Vintage Elgin G.M. Wheeler Mechanical Pocket Watch Grade 452 Runs 14k White Gold



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