International Sewing Machine Collectors' Society
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Toy Sewing Machine Information
- ISMACS News Magazine
The International Sewing Machine Collectors' Society is the premiere sewing machine collector's group. A quarterly magazine and access to our annual sewing machine auction are but two membership benefits.
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The Jones Sewing Machine Company
- Daniel Jones' Two-Reel Machine
- The Jones Boys: A Brief History of the Company
- Jones Advertisement
- Jones Factory
- The Fiddle Base Jones Machine
- The First Jones Sewing Machine
- ... but who made it? ...
- The Jones Cylindrical Shuttle Machine
- Maggie Snell's "Almost a 10" Jones Machine
- Oiling the Stand
- Soapy Joe's
- ...only if it is a Condition 10, like Maggie’s...
- Using Your Attachments: The Underbraider
- Featuring the Jones CS and Raymond Underbraiders
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