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189X Merritt Type Writer Serial # 11418 189X Merritt Type Writer typewriter, Serial # 11418 Greg Fudacz's 189X Merritt Type Writer typewriter. 2018-07-19 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Greg Fudacz: 189X Merritt Type Writer Serial # 11418 These were patented in 1890 by inventor Mortimer George Merritt and produced by the Merritt Manufacturing Company of Springfield, MA. It was one of the more well built index typewriters. Merritts utilized small print blocks for their type element similar to those of letter presses.

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189X Merritt Type Writer #11418

Status: My Collection
Created: 07-19-2018 at 01:22PM
Last Edit: 07-19-2018 at 01:22PM


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These were patented in 1890 by inventor Mortimer George Merritt and produced by the Merritt Manufacturing Company of Springfield, MA. It was one of the more well built index typewriters. Merritts utilized small print blocks for their type element similar to those of letter presses.

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