The Wheeler & Wilson manufacturing company opened in Bridgeport, Conn. 1856. The company became the world’s largest sewing machine manufacturing company in the world, till Singer bought them out in 1904, continuing to make the (W9) for several years under their name, finally dissolving the company a few years later.
This Wheeler & Wilson machine is from the 1800s. W9 Wheeler & Wilson ornate early Victorian coffin top treadle sewing machine with wooden stand and 4 drawers.
. Flip-up leather inlaid table top extension
. Manufacture in Bridgeport Connecticut.
Serial number: 211075
. Nameplate reads: patent 8-27-1878, 05-01-1883, 07-17-1888, 03-25-1890
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