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The American Civil War Talk (CWT) Website

I am an active participant and a patron of the American Civil War Talk (CWT) website. CWT is a well-moderated message board featuring far-ranging, and often quite scholarly discussions and debates of both historical topics broadly related to the American Civil War, and even some current topics with their roots in the Civil War.   259 more words

Pocket Horology

Civil War Horology

I am writing what will be either a short series of articles, or perhaps a monograph, on the watches that saw service during the American Civil War, with an emphasis on watches that are identified to specific Civil War combatants. 104 more words

Pocket Horology

What’s in a Number?

Anyone who has ever been to a museum has probably seen a set of numbers (in rare occasions, letters) on or near an object on display. 459 more words

Clock Museum

Panthère de Cartier; unleash your wild side 

This year Cartier appears to be keeping it traditional. 103 years after the first appearance of the Cartier Panthère; a true demonstration of a style icon. 402 more words


The Duomètre

Jaeger LeCoultre have one of the largest collections of calibres and always make time to add a high complication piece to the collection each year! One of which being the Duomètre. 298 more words


WSM Spotlight: Oakland Watches

Pocket watches have always been Somewhat of an obsession of mine since I was a boy, the pocket watch has always captivated me. For me they just project a regal sense of classical style that a normal wrist watch doesn’t convey. 157 more words


Classics: The MB&F Legacy Machine 2

In the exclusive world of classic watch collectors and enthusiasts – Haute Horlogerie to those in the know – a watch that certainly created a storm to remember, was the aptly-named… 364 more words