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Century: Typewriter Serial Number Age List

Brand: Caligraph Also known as • Century • New Century

Serial Number Table Last Edited: 01/1/13 04:15
NOTE: dates shown are JAN 1 unless noted, so the serial number shown is the *first* serial number produced the given year. Exceptions are serial numbers preceded by "up to"(where you can assume that the numbers reported in that subsection are DECEMBER 31, END OF YEAR NUMBERS) or rows where a month is given in the month column. If the serial number is shown as a range (xxxx-xxxx) it indicates that we know the entire range of serial numbers for the given year.

        Calligraph Patent Co.  
        Since 1885: American Writing CO., New York, U.S.A. and Coventry England, later Hartford Conn. and Bridgeport  
        Since 1900: Union Typewriter Co. of America  
Models and s/n Y M D Remarks Ref.
Standard manual          
No. 1          
  1883     48 keys, caps only 4,13
Nos. 2          
  1890     six key-rows 4,13
No. 3          
  1890     Big key-tops 4,13
No. 4          
  1895     carriage relaese at the frontside of the machine, round platen 4
No. 6 "New Century"          
  1900-1906     7 key- rows, 84 keys, complete new design and technique 4,13
No. 7 "New Century"          
  1900-1906     Like Model 6, but with large carriage 4,13
No. 8 "New Century"          
        Shift Model with 42 keys 4
  1919-1924     Machine produced by American Writing Machine Co., was a Remington Junior, sold under this name, see Remington 4,13
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