Remington Portable Typewriter

Description
This Remington Portable No. 1 typewriter was manufactured by the Remington Typewriter Company in 1921. The Remington portable was first introduced in 1920, this machine bears the serial number NM-11150, dating it to February of 1921 and it was machine number 1,150 made in February of 1921. The Remington Portable had a gear-locking typebar mechanism, a red and black typewriter ribbon, and a four-row QWERTY keyboard.
Location
Currently not on view
Measurements
overall -case: 4 in x 10 1/2 in x 12 in; 10.16 cm x 26.67 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
ME.334779
catalog number
334779
accession number
314637
Credit Line
Edith R. Meggers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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