Sangamon Watches in the Holiday Season: Affordable Microbrand Watch Starting $149

There are many microbrand watches in the market, price ranges from $500 to $2000. Offering both unique design and great function at incredibly affordable prices, Sangamon Watches, a Springfield Illinois company, is a brand that offers great value propositions. The startup company was established in 2019, currently have released “Lincoln’s River Collection”, “Omaha Beach Collection”,”Mother Road Collection” Clara Barton Collection” and “761st Tank Battalion Collection”. All of them are priced from $149 to $379 depending on the watch movements, watches are offered at quite good discount rates in holidays and promotional offers. All of Sangamon watches feature high quality Japan quartz and/or automatic mechanical movements and 316L surgical steel, and every watch comes with a complete high end packaging set.

Sangamon Watches was started in America’s heartland by two University of Illnois graduates who are also long time international business travelers. They wanted to combine their passions of history and high-quality watches. Using their business expertise, Sangamon Watches designe and produce stunning dress and sport watches for men and women around meaningful American historical stories. “Sangamon Watches is designed to combine quality craftsmanship and historic inspiration in each of our unique timepieces. Every collection will be designed around a special inspirational story and come with a story card to further connect our customers with the story depicted by the watch,” said Tyler McKay, Founder & CEO of Sangamon Watch Company.

Sangamon Watch Company is named after the Sangamon River, which runs from Central Illinois and feeds into the Mississippi River. The river was loved by Abraham Lincoln, whose family settled along the river when he was a young man. The Sangamon region was also home to one of the finest watchmakers in the United States- the Illinois Watch Company. Sangamon Watch Company’s employees work in the long shadow of President Lincoln feeling inspired by the region’s rich history. Their name, Sangamon, is proud to honor this tradition of excellence.

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Sangamon Watch Company Donate Face Shields to Local Volunteers of Sunday Free Lunch Event

Springfield Ward 2 Alderman Willie “Shawn” Gregory has received face shields donated by Sangamon Watch Company in Springfield Illinois. The face shields are given to local volunteers for the Sunday Free Lunch Giveaway event which is supported by Solid Ground Solutions Inc. and Harold Oshea Builders on May 3, 2020.

The free lunch event took place at Express Chicken & Shrimp, 2023 S 15th Street, Springfield, Illinois at 11 am-1 pm Sunday May 3rd, 2020. Over 600 meals were served.

Face Shields and Masks Available for Local Small Business Owners

We have recently acquired a small number of face shields and disposable face masks (3-PLY Non sterile, 50 pcs/pack). The face masks are made with non-woven fabric, and they are moisture-proof and breathable, with elastic ear bands and easy to wear and comfort. Face shields (2 pcs/pack) have anti-fog treatment on both sides of the shield, it can be used to prevent fluid splashing or dust. It has foam headband which help release pressure.

They are now available for Springfield area small business owners to purchase in order to soon re-start business operations and protect employees. Only small quantities are available, first come first served! For purchase information and availability, please email:

Note: The face shields and disposable masks are designed for personal use in non-medical settings. They may provide some benefit to health care providers and the general public, however they are not intended for anyone who have direct contact with Covid-19 patients.

Sangamon Watches Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sale

Sangamon Watch Company is hosting a Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sale now through December 2, 2019, you will save much more for pre-orders at – holiday discount will apply automatically at online checkout, even lower than pre-sales price! Place your order and become a member of exclusive Sangamon Dock business networking club today!

Gettysburg Address 156th Anniversary Presentation Ceremony in Springfield Illinois

Today is the 156th anniversary of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. We were honored to attend the Ashikaga Abraham Lincoln Gettysburg Address at the Old State Capitol in Springfield Illinois this morning. The annual Abraham Lincoln Gettysburg Address Speech and Essay Contest’s winners from Springfield’s Sister City of Ashikaga, Tochigi, Japan presented the Gettysburg Address in the Hall of Representatives. Springfield Mayor James O. Langfelder delivered welcome remarks to the Japanese delegation. Artisan Business Group, Inc. is the local sponsor of the 17th Gettysburg delegation from Japan.

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Join the Sangamon Dock

The Sangamon Dock is the Owners Club of Sangamon Watches. Purchase of any Sangamon watch automatically enrolls you into the Sangamon Dock. Members of the Sangamon Dock include our brand ambassadors and our vast network of customers. Sangamon Dock hosts a variety of high level private business networking events and receptions for members around the country and internationally.

Membership Benefits:

  • Business networking opportunities around the world
  • Invitations to receptions and international business conferences
  • Exclusive promotions/deals on future Sangamon Watches       
Lincoln’s River Collection Gold (w/leather band): only 40 units available
Sangamon River, New Salem Illinois

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