Singer 301A Sewing Machines

The 301/301A was the first slant shank model made by Singer. It was produced at a new factory in Anderson S.C. in the USA in either a black or beige finish.



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301A Needlebar

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Serial Numbers

Model Years From Serial No. To Serial No.
301 1951 - 1952 NA000001 NA186000
301A 1953 - 1955 NA186001 NA500000
  " 1956 - 1957 NB000001 NB200000