The Typewriter Database

To find out when your typewriter was made, start by choosing the brand from the select box below.

Select Brand:

Green Serial #'s • Black notes, no #'s • Grey no info.

LOG IN  |  FORGOT PASSWORD?  |  REGISTER TODAY
The Typewriter Database 1898 Commercial Visible 6 Serial # 24529 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Martin Howard: 1898 Commercial Visible 6 Serial # 24529 This impressive typewriter has a distinct low profile with a narrow 'waist' and features an exquisite gold decal with an eagle centered in the typewriter's name.

This typewriter uses a type-wheel that is easy to remove, allowing for another type-wheel to go on with a different font. When typing, a spring loaded hammer behind the carriage swings forward and strikes the paper and ribbon against the type-wheel.

From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Martin Howard:
1898 Commercial Visible 6

Typeface Specimen:


qr code

1898 Commercial Visible 6
Serial #
24529

Status: My Collection
Created: 06-14-2017 at 07:58AM
Last Edit: 06-14-2017 at 07:58AM

Commercial Serial Numbers
Commercial Typewriter Galleries
Commercial Visible 6 Typewriter Galleries

Description:

This impressive typewriter has a distinct low profile with a narrow 'waist' and features an exquisite gold decal with an eagle centered in the typewriter's name.

This typewriter uses a type-wheel that is easy to remove, allowing for another type-wheel to go on with a different font. When typing, a spring loaded hammer behind the carriage swings forward and strikes the paper and ribbon against the type-wheel.


 2 Hunters Like this gallery.


Martin Howard
Username: MartinHoward

I am a collector of 19th century typewriters and have built a collection that shows the remarkable ingenuity and beauty of the world’s first typewriters. I have always been interested in the beginnings of a machine when there is an eruption of approaches to making it. Early typewriters are an exceptional example of this incubation period.

My website is antiquetypewriters.com