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Manual Typewriter

Description

"Rex Visible" manual typewriter with thirty-one key qwerty board. Typewriter has black body with gold lettering and sits on four rubber feet on gray pad.\n

Details

Maker
Rex Typewriter Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1900-1939
Inscriptions
"Rex Visible" (Painted)
"Rex" (Painted)
"PATENTS PENDING" (Painted)
"N:4 Rex Visible Typewriter. No. 4/ MANUF'D BY REX TYPEWRITER COMPANY, FOND DU LAC, WIS." (Painted)
Location of origin
Fond Du Lac, WI, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Written Communication T&E; Writing Devices
Places
Wisconsin (United States)
Descriptive terms
Painted
painting (coating)
Steel
steel (alloy)
Typewriter
Typewriter, Manual
typewriters
Dimensions
9.5 x 17.125 x 14.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.2035.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
68298

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