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The Typewriter Database 1928 Royal P Serial # P102899 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Dan Johnson: 1928 Royal P Serial # P102899 Nothing more special than an ordinary Model P, but it has a beautiful finish. (My pictures here don't do it justice: I'll try to remedy that.)

From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Dan Johnson:
1928 Royal P

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1928 Royal P
Serial #
P102899

Status: My Collection
Created: 06-03-2017 at 10:42AM
Last Edit: 06-03-2017 at 10:43AM

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Description:

Nothing more special than an ordinary Model P, but it has a beautiful finish. (My pictures here don't do it justice: I'll try to remedy that.)


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Dan Johnson
Username: rdj

I have always loved typewriters along with other kinds of well-engineered tools and devices such as slide rules, calculators (particular HP), radios, cameras (particularly Nikons), and microscopes. In addition to appreciating their intrinsic beauty and utility, they represent "things that need to be figured out to be understood". That's how I first learned about computers and programming in the 1970s, by figuring things out for myself. It's activity in which I never seem to tire of engaging.

Although communities have arisen around other collection interests, typewriters have the advantage that those who use them also typically enjoy communicating through words, whether those words are about the machines themselves or their lives, hopes, dreams, or expressions of beauty. There's much to be appreciated here.


1928 Royal P Photo Gallery

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