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The number by the needle on the same plate is 21190. UPS also broke off a cast iron foot and you can't weld cast iron. This was a nightmare when I found it, and it's almost as bad now. Could you possibly tell me anything about it and how you would recommend how I can sell it? Carolabout 30 years ago, I found an old FR White Rotary in a trash heap. The White Sewing machine that I have is on a table with a box over the machine. Now, she gave it to my daughter and we shipped it UPS and parts are broken, and we are confused about how to piece back the cabinet. The dates on the plate start with Mar 14, 1876 and end with Mar 27, 1877. If I could find an exploded view of cabinet I'd really be happy! That simply means that there were some Featherweights within that group of numbers, but it doesn't indicate with which number the group started or ended or how many 221 machines were involved.
It has two letters followed by a series of six numbers.
Thomas White began producing sewing machines in 1858 in Templeton, Mass.
White also made sewing machines for other companies, including Sears Roebuck. American manufacturers couldn't compete with Japanese companies making cheaper sewing machines, and by 1960 most of the American manufacturers were out of business.
There is a long propounded myth that the Singer Company can pinpoint the very day of manufacture of its machines.
The date is given as a "birthdate", however, is simply the day on which vast batches of serial numbers were released to the various factories.