Bulova corporation has a rich and extremely interesting history. The company was founded in 1875 by a 23-year-old immigrant from Bohemia named Joseph Bulova. Establishing his own jewelry store in Lower Manhattan, he named it J. Bulova, and rapidly gained reputation for quality, innovation, technique and artistry. Today, Bulova has several brands and numerous collections. Basic Bulova series are Precisionist, Mechanical, Bangle, Marine Star, Diamond, Adventurer, Dress and Speciality. Apart from the basic styles, Bulova also offers several collections of Accutron (Swiss made), Caravelle and Harley-Davidson brands. Accutron collections are Kirkwood, Gemini, Curacao, Corvara, Stratford Masella, Mirador, Amerigo, Exeter, Eagle Point and Saleya. Affordable Caravelle series by Bulova features Basic, Diamond, Sport, Crystal, Expansion, Bracelet and Strap collections.