A. T. Cross Fine Writing Instruments - The A. T. Cross Company is a major international manufacturer of fine writing instruments and personal accessories. Since Richard Cross made the first Cross product in 1846, A. T. Cross has re-invented the writing instrument category, combining design ingenuity with jewelry-quality craftsmanship. They were America's first manufacturer of quality writing instruments. Headquartered in beautiful Providence, Rhode Island, A. T. Cross is proudly still a part of the community it helped build. The company still makes products unsurpassed in design and craftsmanship just as Richard Cross did one at a time and by hand.