This page contains the chronology for the year. We summarize in this page all the relevant events regarding fountain pens that happened in 1858. We also list, if present in our database, any patent applied in the year, and also the ads or document scans which publication date is in the same year.
- Carter's Ink Company is founded by William Carter in Boston, Massachusetts as William Carter Company
- Esterbrook is renamed as Esterbrook Steel Pen Manufacturing Company
- Spencerian is founded by Ivison Phinney in New York as Spencerian Steel Pen Co.
- Stafford's Ink is founded by S. S. Stafford in New York