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Types with toes

Illustrated Phonographic World (New York), November 1897 –

An extensive biography of Aaron Smith can be found here.

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The typewriter has come to stay (1903)

Pitman’s Phonetic Journal (Bath), January 10, 1903 –

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An army of characters

Illustrated Phonographic World (New York), June 1898 –

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Some early typewriting work

It’s always fascinating to hear how the Sholes & Glidden Type Writer was used in its time. From The Phonetic Journal, September 30, 1899 –

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Two cats and a Williams typewriter (1898)

Illustrated Phonographic World (New York), March 1898 –

The artwork was later used to advertise the Williams typewriter:

Illustrated Phonographic World (New York), August 1898 –

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