Vintage Collectibles : Writing Instruments Collecting
All's Well Inkstands - Information about inkstands and inkwells, with anatomy, terminology, history and photographs from the 19th and 20th centuries.
Doug's Inkwell Page - Pictures, descriptions, and valuations of institutional inkwells for dipless pens.
Drawing Instruments - Yahoo! Group for collectors and users of drafting and drawing instruments.
Drawing tools - Drawing tools from the pre-digital area, with drawings and photographs of now all-but-obsolete instruments.
History of Pens and Writing Instruments - Series of articles tracing the history of writing from cave paintings to ball-point pens, and some additional pencil and eraser trivia.
Museum of Writing - Opening to the public in 2003, the museum exhibits materials, equipment, and examples of writing from prehistory to the present.
Pen Repairs - A Yahoo!Group for those wishing to discuss repair and maintenance issues of pens and pencils.
Pens and Pencils - Yahoo! Group for discussing the hobby of vintage pen and pencil collecting.
Rules - Two short articles dealing with the history and collection of drawing rules.
American Pencil Collectors Society - An organization of pen and pencil collectors from the USA and around the world. A brief history, description, and membership information.
International Fountain Pen Club - For collectors of the Italian Omas fountain pens, and other pens, with features and benefits of membership. Both English and Italian versions are available.
International Omas Pen Collectors Club - Official home for the Italian Omas collectors. Both English and Italian versions are available.
Michigan Pen Collectors - A collectors club with newsletter, pen show calendar, membership information, and links to other pen sites.
New York City Pen Show - Features an international event for collectors, dealers and manufacturers with exhibits, sales, and demonstrations. Held in September.
Pen Collectors of America - A non-profit organization to promote interest in fountain pens and pen collecting, and the history, manufacture and use of writing instruments.
Society Of Inkwell Collectors - Dedicated to establishing and enhancing the hobby of collecting inkwells and writing accessories. Provides its members with an opportunity to meet, communicate, and share information with inkwell collectors worldwide.
Writing Equipment Society - An organization devoted to the conservation, study, and collection of writing instruments and accessories. Includes articles about pens and pencils, and club information.
Cumberland Pencil Museum - A history of pencils and pencil making and information about events at this museum in England.
Gemmas Pencil Sharpeners - A pencil sharpener collector displays some photographs of her collection and provides some history of pencil sharpeners.
Incense Cedar Institute - Fun information about pencils, including pencil history, pencil making, and pencil trivia. Suitable for children.
Leadholder.com - The Online Drafting Pencil Museum - Information about drafting pencils including image galleries, patent documents, vintage advertisements and catalogs. Also has a shop with vintage drawing pencils and related items for sale.
Moose Collects Golf Pencils - A collector provides a listing of his collection and a trading list.
Ordinary Pencil - A Ukrainian collector displays his collection and provides his thoughts and some history about pencils and collecting. Multilingual Russian/English.
The Pencil Pages - Includes classifieds, humor, manufacturer listings, photographs, and articles.
The Pencil Place - A pencil collecting philosophy, pencil anatomy, gallery of advertisements, and pencil trading information from a UK collector.
Pencil Pushing - Some thoughts about pencils and collecting from a collector.
Pencil Sharpener Collection - A personal collection of pencil sharpeners, with photographs and items for sale. Multilingual.
Pencil Sharpener Collectors Club - "Puntgaaf" - An organization of pencil sharpener collectors. A brief description and history of the club, with photographs of various types of pencil sharpeners. Multilingual Dutch/English.
Pencil Sharpeners Collection - A collector exhibits his collection of Spanish-made pencil sharpeners.
Roger Russell's Norma Pencil Page - Photographs, descriptions, and some history of Norma pencils and other brands of multicolor pencils. Includes a link to a similar page about Scripto pencils.
Vintage Pencils - Photographs and descriptions of antique and vintage pencils from 1850 to 1935.
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