Friden Adding Machine Cover

Description
This tan plastic cover for a ten-key Friden adding machine was found with machine MA*335423, which is by Marchant. It does not fit the machine.
Friden was making a ten-key adding machine (as opposed to a calculating machine) in about 1960. In 1964, the company began manufacture of electronic calculators.
References:
Newsweek, November 14, 1960, p. 56.
Accession file 313935.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1960
maker
Friden Calculating Machine Company
place made
United States: California
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19.5 cm x 25.5 cm x 42 cm; 7 11/16 in x 10 1/32 in x 16 17/32 in
ID Number
1997.3040.01
catalog number
1997.3040.01
nonaccession number
1997.3040
subject
Mathematics
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Adding Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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