Typewriter [Franklin]

The Franklin Typewriter Company, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
The Franklin Typewriter Company, Manufacturer
Description
Typewriter - "The Franklin", patented 1891, so dates post-1890. The typewriter is mounted on a wooden base. The keyboard is rounded and has black and white keys. Maker's plate rivetted below keys.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Signature/Marks and Type
"The Franklin." Painted
"THE FRANKLIN TYPEWRITER CO / PAT. DEC. 8T.H. 91 / OTHER PATS PEND'G / BOSTON. MASS. U.S.A. / MANUFACTURERS" Embossed
Accession No
1968.5
Credit Line
The Franklin Typewriter Company. Typewriter [Franklin], 1968.5. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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