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Rules and Regulations, 1940

Elgin was a modern company in its day. It first adopted a "relief fund", a sort of insurance system, for employees in 1919. This guide to the fund is from 1941. 

 Elgin Advance Relays
Late in the history of the Elgin company, they shifted heavily into miniature electronic components. These are two brochures from 1958 on some of these products.
Advance to the future! and 
Advance Relays

Simon Willard
Clockmaker

 Dr. Charles-Edouard Guillaume
Creator of Invar and Elinvar

 Collecting Old Watches
A brief look at really old watches, written in 1938

 Connecticut Clockmaking
By Mr. Edward Ingraham

Elgin retail information, 1950s

Elgin advertising from 1873
The Elgin factory magazine
An extended piece from The Watch Word, 1935

 Captain Tick-Mouse - Spotting Slackers
An Elgin advertising piece, 1917

 Otto Young & Co
Tool and Material Catalogue, 1906 - 1907

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