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Location: Wichita, Kansas
Years of Operation: 1887-1888
Production Jewels: 15 Jewels
Production Sizes: 18S
Total Production: < 10
The Wichita Watch Co. is founded in Wichita, Kansas with a capital stock of $250,000.
Construction of the Wichita Watch Co. factory is completed, having the capicity of producing 200 watches per day. However, the business immediately fails.
By 1889, after producing only a few watches, the Wichita Watch Co. ceases operations.