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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt:
1891 National 1b

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1891 National 1b
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Status: My Collection
Created: 12-13-2013 at 07:27PM
Last Edit: 07-29-2016 at 09:33PM

National Serial Numbers
National Typewriter Galleries
National 1b Typewriter Galleries


There are two variants of the National understroke, with short and long spacebar. This one is a long-spacebar model with the spacebar missing.

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Richard Polt
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Obsessive typewriterist, creator of The Classic Typewriter Page in 1995, editor of ETCetera 2006-2012 & 2015-, blogger, author of The Typewriter Revolution: A Typist's Companion for the 21st Century (2015). E-mail: