Singer Manufacturing Company 1853 - 1863

industry:
Manufacturer of sewing machines,
Manufacturer of surgical needles
Nationality:
American
based:
New York city, New York state, United States

1851: I.M. Singer & Company formed by Isaac Merritt Singer with New York lawyer Edward C. Clark, following Singer's first lockstitch sewing machine patent; 1853 - becomes Singer Manufacturing Company; 1863: incorporated as Singer Manufacturing Company Inc. 1870 - red S trademark launched; Manufacturer of machines which were sold on to the Singer Sewing Machine Company for retail.