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.

Member Login:

       FORGOT PASSWORD?  |  REGISTER TODAY

AMES OAMI Mechanical Training Manual for Standard and Portable Typewriters
By: Clarence Leroy Jones
In 3 Volumes plus Addendum - Published 1945

AMES OAMI Mechanical Training Manual for Standard Typewriter Repair

Supplement: Underwood Segment Shift

"On Feet" Platen Paralell

Universal Bar

Escapement Action

Shifting Mechanism

Touch Tuning Ribbon U-Bar

Ribbon Feed Bichrome