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Accession number 1997.013
Catalog Number 1997.013.0006AB
Object Name Typewriter
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1910
Made L. C. Smith and Bros.
Place of Origin USA
Description Smith Premier No. 4 typewriter used at Juni's Hardware Store in Jordan. The piece is metal painted black. It has a double QWERTY keyboard with a space bar, number keys and punctuation keys. Seen at the facing back of the typewriter are exposed double strike keys. Placed atop the strike keys are the paten, return bar with bell, paper table, paten knobs and a ruled edge. Printed in gold below the ruler is "The Smith Premier Typewriter." The typewriter is adhered to a wooden base. It has a metal cover painted black. Printed in gold and green on the cover is "Smith Premier". At the facing front edge of the cover are metal latches for attaching it to the base. Above the text on the cover is a metal wire and wood handle.
Search Terms Typewriter
Jordan
Juni Hardware