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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Maxim Suravegin:
1911 Darling Index

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1911 Darling Index
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Status: My Collection
Created: 05-25-2017 at 06:38AM
Last Edit: 09-17-2017 at 06:41AM

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Attractive Swiss index typewriter by Gertsch & Cie., Fleurier. Swiss patent no. 52728. Made by Rymtowt-Prince Cie., Geneva, who also produced the "Velograph", the 1st Swiss typewriter. With enamel type index and original cover. Serial no. 1035. The manufacturer also tried to sell it in the USA as "The New America" through Robert Ingersoll, but without great success. – Not in Ernst Martin's book!

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Maxim Suravegin
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Max. Live in Moscow. Russia.
Typewriter collector. Father of 6 children, grandfather of 1.
3 dogs, 3 cats.

Start collect typewriters very late in September 2016.

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1911 Darling Index Photo Gallery

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