Hamilton celebrates 110th anniversary

Hamilton Watch marked its 110th anniversary Nov. 12 with a special exhibit and a lecture on its vintage watches at the National Watch and Clock Collectors Museum in Columbia, Pa. The museum is near Lancaster, Pa., where Hamilton was founded in 1892.

The room-sized exhibition features a selection of classic Hamilton timepieces, movements and memorabilia. It will be featured at the museum until the end of January. The guest speaker was Rene Rondeau, renowned Hamilton historian and author of two book on Hamilton watches. Guests for the event included current and retired Hamilton officials and employees, retailers and trade press.