Antique Typewriters & Printing Presses Photos

The technology to speed & extend the distribution of the printed word has created interesting typewriters & printing presses.

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Victor typewriter with lever instead of keys at Fort Beauséjour museum. NB.Lucy Maude Montgomery's typewriter & lap desk at Green Gables. Cavendish, PE.Bennett typewriter with early variation of QWERTY keyboard at Lightner Museum. St Augustine, FL.Edison Mimeograph typewriter for cutting Mimeo stencils at Edison Estate Museum. Fort Myers, FL.
Victor typewriter with lever instead of keys (c1889) at Fort Beauséjour museum. NB.Lucy Maude Montgomery's typewriter (1906) & lap desk at Green Gables. Cavendish, PE.Bennett typewriter with early variation of QWERTY keyboard at Lightner Museum. St Augustine, FL.Edison Mimeograph typewriter for cutting Mimeo stencils at Edison Estate Museum. Fort Myers, FL.
Edison Printing Telegraph machine at Edison Estate Museum. Fort Myers, FL.Pioneer Living History Museum. Phoenix, AZ.Printing press possibly used by Benjamin Franklin presented to USA during bicentennial celebrations in Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum. Grand Rapids, MI.Stained glass Benjamin Franklin at printing press in Heinz Chapel. Pittsburgh, PA.
Edison Printing Telegraph machine (c1873) at Edison Estate Museum. Fort Myers, FL.Printing press at Pioneer Living History Museum. Phoenix, AZ.Printing press (1785), possibly used by Benjamin Franklin, presented to USA by France during its bicentennial celebrations in Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum. Grand Rapids, MI.Stained glass Benjamin Franklin at printing press in Heinz Chapel. Pittsburgh, PA.
Relief showing early printing press at Gold Rush History Center. Sacramento, CA.Heritage printing presses at Gold Rush History Center. Sacramento, CA.Linotype machine at Gold Rush History Center. Sacramento, CA.Relief of impact of printing on base of Statue of Guttenberg showing signing of American Declaration of Independence & distribution of printed copies. Strasbourg, France.
Relief showing early printing press at Gold Rush History Center. Sacramento, CA.Heritage printing presses at Gold Rush History Center. Sacramento, CA.Linotype machine at Gold Rush History Center. Sacramento, CA.Relief of impact of printing on base of Statue of Guttenberg showing signing of American Declaration of Independence & distribution of printed copies. Strasbourg, France.
Relief of impact of printing on base of Statue of Guttenberg showing abolition of slavery & writings of Wilberforce, Tomas Clarrion & Condorcet Gregoire. Strasbourg, France.


Relief of impact of printing on base of Statue of Guttenberg showing abolition of slavery & writings of Wilberforce, Tomas Clarrion & Condorcet Gregoire. Strasbourg, France.



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