Software with Documentation, Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing!

Description:

The widespread use of computer keyboards encouraged the development of software for teaching touch typing. In 1987, Software Toolworks introduced this program on two 3 1/2" diskettes with manual and advertising. The cover shows a Haitian-born model, posing as Mavis Beacon. The software was received with an Apple IIGS microcomputer - see 1998.0199.01.

Date Made: 1987

Maker: Software Toolworks

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Computers

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Credit Line: Richard M. and Susan S. Taffet

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1998.3062.11Nonaccession Number: 1998.3062Catalog Number: 1998.3062.11

Object Name: Software

Measurements: overall: 24.2 cm x 21 cm x 4 cm; 9 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in x 1 9/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-b908-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_552856

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