Also known as • Alfa • Artus • Borgo II • Condor • Deutschland • Diamond • Hacabo • Hebronia • Heroine • Kamo • Lemco • Libia • Lusta • Mafra • Mercurius • Meteco • Monopol • Polyglott • Progress • Regent (Minerva) • Revolution • Rival • Roland • Sarafan • Thueringen B • Waterloo
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.
|Deutsche Schreibmaschinenwerke Hoevelmann, Kuehrt & Bollendorf, Oberhausen, later Nuernberg, Germany|
|1919: Minerva Schreibmaschinenfabrik G.m.b.H., Nuernberg|
|Models and s/n||Y||M||D||Remarks||Ref.|
|The Minerva was delivered for different distributors in different countries with many bradnames : Alfa, Artus, Borgo II, Condor, Deutschland, Diamond, Hacabo,Hebronia, Heroine, Kamo, Lemco, Libia, Lusta, Mafra, Mercurius, Meteco, Monopol, Progress, Regent, Revolution, Rival, Roland,Sarafan, Thueringen B, Waterloo and other||4|
|started 1910||Colour ribbon spools vertically in front of the platen||13|
|started 1912||Colour ribbon spools vertically in front of the platen||13|
|started 1913||Colour ribbon spools in horizontal position in front of the platen||4,13|
|started 1914||Improved stability, called "Polyglott" as well||4|
|Production ended 1926|
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