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Name Gilbert Clock Co.
Number of Archive records 1.0
Number of Library records 0.0
Number of Object records 2.0
Number of Photo records 2.0

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Image of L1990.0116.M.0006 - Booklet

L1990.0116.M.0006 - Booklet

This is a booklet on the history of St. Joseph Church, located on Church Street in Laconia, celebrating the church happenings from 1929 to 1979. The cover of the booklet is green with a color photograph of St. Joseph Church. The church is built of granite with limestone trim. It was built in the late 1920s and dedicated on September 12, 1930 by Bishop George A. Guertin, Bishop of Manchester. The picture depicts the church in autumn, with a large maple tree on the far left and red and orange leaves on the ground. The church has a large double door entrance with steps leading up to it. There is a religious statue on the far right on the lawn. The church has a large square tower on the left f

Image of H2010.0016.0001 - Clock

H2010.0016.0001 - Clock

Plastic cream-colored clock made at Gilbert Clock Company on Beacon Street in Laconia (in former Belknap Mill building). Art-Deco style clock.

Image of H2011.0120.0001 - Clock, Alarm

H2011.0120.0001 - Clock, Alarm

Item is a desktop alarm clock made primarily of beige metal. The main face and alarm face have black numbers and hands. A rounded glass cover protects the faces. The main face is rimmed in gold. it reads "Gilbert; Gilbert Clocks made in Winsted Conn Laconia NH USA." The back features four dials, winds for both the alarm and the clock and hand controls for both the alarm and the clock. Two dials have plastic grips.

Image of H2008.0147.0005 - Image, Digital

H2008.0147.0005 - Image, Digital

Digital image of a black and white photograph depicting the Busiel Mill. View taken across the street. Additions are seen along back side and front of building. Cars are parked in dirt parking lot to left margin. A sign for the current business is seen along the wall (illegible). Building owned by Gilbert Clock Co. at the time.

Image of H2009.0060.0001 - Print, Photographic

H2009.0060.0001 - Print, Photographic

black and white photograph of "Mill Street looking east" (inscribed in green ink on back). "Wm. L. Gilbert Clock Co." is at left. Cars are parked in the snow in front. At right is the Belknap Mill with 4-story addition attached at back. In the far background is Avery Hill with residential houses and the roofline of the WD Huse building. "Mar 1950" imprinted on back