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American Model No. 7 Typewriter

American Model No. 7 Typewriter

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This model number 7 typewriter was manufactured by the American Manufacturing Company of New York, New York at the Williams plant in Derby, Connecticut during the early 20th century. The American Typewriter Company was located at 265 Broadway in New York, New York, and operated from 1893 until 1915. This model 7 typewriter is a blind writer with upwards striking type mechanism and a QWERTY keyboard.
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Object Name
American Typewriter Company
place made
United States: Connecticut, Derby
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
overall: 6 1/2 in x 11 3/4 in x 13 in; 16.51 cm x 29.845 cm x 33.02 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Esther S. and James C. Henderson
Office Equipment
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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