|Age Range||1880's to 1900|
A American Domestic Treadle sewing machine for General use made in the 1900’s by Singer company
First gallery on entering the museum. Early period machines, dated from 1870’s to 1880. Also on display are some un-restored as found machines in a poor condition, unwanted and unloved! The museum is filled with fine examples of saved machines in original condition. Only light restoration is carried out to maintain condition for the museum.