Remington Electric Typewriter

Description
This Remington Electric typewriter was manufactured by the Remington Rand Corporation around 1949. This Remington had electric-powered typebars and carriage movement as well as many manual switches for tab clearing and setting and ribbon movment.
Remington produced the first commercially successful Sholes & Glidden typewriter in 1874, and continued to produce a variety of typewriters during the 20th century before focusing its attention on the UNIVAC computer during the 1950s.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
typewriter
maker
Remington Rand Inc.
Measurements
overall: 10 in x 19 in x 15 in; 25.4 cm x 48.26 cm x 38.1 cm
ID Number
ME*333709
catalog number
333709
accession number
302053
subject
Computers & Business Machines
Typewriters
See more items in
Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Typewriters
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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