Typewriting Machines

Hermes Rocket (1971) 9219863
Bought at a garage sale for $2.00, August 6, 2010

Smith-Corona (SCM) Classic 12 (1960s) 500414
Bought at an estate sale for $5.00, March 5, 2011
Brother Deluxe 220 (1980s) J03391345
Bought at the Schloss Bruchsal Flohmarkt, July 2011 for 7 Euros
Smith-Corona Silent (1952) 5S325980
Bought at an antique mall for $77, July 2011
Brother Deluxe 262TR (1980s)
Received early 2012
From a relative in India; she bought it in Paris to use at University; my dad brought it from India to here. World traveler!

Royal Quiet Deluxe (1953)
Received early 2012
A gift from Ton Sison of i dream lo-tech 
Smith-Corona Clipper (1951) 5C178881
Received May 24, 2012
Gift from my junior year AP English teacher; it was his typewriter from high school through college and part of grad school!
Underwood Champion (1948) 1714632
Bought at an estate sale for $30 on Typewriter Day 2012 (June 23)


Olympia SM-5 (1962) 2192922
Bought at a resale shop for $20 on December 30, 2014



Underwood Portable (1930-31) 500975
$50 from an antique shop on March 24, 2015


Adler J5 (1970s) 15747813
$35 from craigslist on May 8, 2015

Remington Portable No. 1 (July 1923) NV35660
$54 from an antique shop on December 29, 2015

1 comment:

  1. Vikram, You'll be happy to hear that I received a student essay typed on a typewriter. My heart ached with nostalgia, and even though the essay didn't have a Works Cited page, I went easy. t. jaffe-notier

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