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W. G. Wilson
Singer model 15-1

Click the photos below to see the story behind each machine.  

The W. G. Wilson sewing machine, not to be confused with the Wheeler & Wilson sewing machines, was manufactured around 1870.  

The Singer “Improved Family” sewing machine was the first model 15 that Singer made. This machine was manufactured in 1879.


Please time travel to another sewing machine era by clicking the time period button below.

1870-1879  1880-1889  1890-1899  1900-1909  1910-1919  1920-1929   1930-1939  1940-1949  1950-1959  1960-1969  1970-1979  1980-1989