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1899 Densmore 4 Serial # 12215 1899 Densmore 4 typewriter, Serial # 12215 Erik Bruchez's 1899 Densmore 4 typewriter. 2020-03-22 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Erik Bruchez: 1899 Densmore 4 Serial # 12215 The machine is in reasonably good condition, but with rust. It will need careful cleaning and restoration.

The serial shows "D 12215 D". The exact year is unknown. Other serials on TWDB so far show #21724, #24345, #25295.

This model was introduced in 1897 and model 5 started in 1904.

1899 Densmore 4 #12215

Status: My Collection
Created: 03-02-2020 at 08:17PM
Last Edit: 03-22-2020 at 07:33PM


Description:

The machine is in reasonably good condition, but with rust. It will need careful cleaning and restoration.

The serial shows "D 12215 D". The exact year is unknown. Other serials on TWDB so far show #21724, #24345, #25295.

This model was introduced in 1897 and model 5 started in 1904.

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I started collecting my first pre-WW2 standard typewriters in 2017. Since then I have added a few machines to my collection, which now ranges from the 1890s to the 1980s. As of 2020, I have more big standard (desktop) typewriters than portables, and a few standard electrics.



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