PUBLIC Philadelphia Clocks and Creations of Isaiah Lukens

PUBLIC Philadelphia Clocks and Creations of Isaiah Lukens
The life and legacy of Isaiah Lukens in early nineteenth-century Philadelphia highlights some of Lukens’ clocks and inventions while examining his connections with other local inventors and intellectuals like Charles Willson Peale.

Like Clockwork: The Philadelphia Clocks and Creations of Isaiah Lukens presented by Elizabeth Fox and hosted on Eventbrite. 


Elizabeth Fox of the Athenaeum of Philadelphia will give a presentation on Isaiah Lukens of Philadelphia, son of Seneca Lukens, of (what's now) Montgomery County, PA. The Athenaeum has a spectacular 12 foot tallcase clock by Isaiah, originally from a Philadelphia bank.

Click this link to read more about it and register for the event.

Elizabeth Fox has also authored an article that appears in the 2020 March/April NAWCC Watch & Clock Bulletin.
Click the title below to read the article:

“A Fine Craftsman in the Best Tradition” Isaiah Lukens and His Clock-Making Trade By Elizabeth Fox









When
2/23/2021 12:00 PM - 2/24/2021
Where
Philadelphia, PA UNITED STATES
 

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