From antique grandfather clocks

Grandfather Clocks History Past-Present

Some grandfather clock history and clocks history never gets old.  Just look at the stories of Simon Willard, Aaron Willard and Benjamin Willard.  An article written in 1936 is still as informative and interesting to a clocks historian as one written today.  Grandfather Clocks enthusiasts are sure to minimally find this interesting. Richmond Times-Dispatch May …

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Grandfather Clock Repair in California

At 1-800-4CLOCKS, we get requests not only from all over the USA, but also from around the world, regarding where individuals and organizations should go to get their timepiece repaired.  Grandfather Clocks are the most frequently requested category, whether a Howard Miller Grandfather Clock that is no longer under warranty, or a 120 year old …

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Clocks Index

Consumers of all industrial and personal use items have heard of and to some degree follow the Consumer Confidence Index.  People on Wall Street and Economists all look at the Index of Leading Economic Indicators.  Manufacturers and economists alike look at the Consumer Price Index, or CPI, as among other things as a  bellwether for …

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Nathan Turner Goes Shopping at Atlanta’s Scott Antique Markets

The traveling tastemaker heads to Atlanta for his first visit to the famous antiques fair

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The Architect’s Eye: The Other White House

On the eve of MoMA’s most expansive Le Corbusier exhibit ever, Lee F. Mindel visits one of the architect’s lesser-known masterpieces—his family residence in Switzerland

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The Fashion Insiders’ Guides to New York and Paris reveal must-visit spots in the two style capitals

A pair of new books from Vogue Paris's Carole Sabas reveal must-visit spots in the two style capitals

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Granfather Clocks

The most common misspelling by far of grandfather clocks is granfatherclocks.  So much so there is even an online grandfather clocks store called granfatherclocksonline dot com.  A few years ago we at 1-800-4CLOCKS were lucky enough to be able to register the domain name granfather clocks dot com.  We are not sure if there is …

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Art Deco Treasures

In one of the season’s most anticipated sales, Christie’s Paris will auction pieces the legendary Armand Albert Rateau crafted for the Duchess of Alba

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