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1911 L.C. Smith 5 Serial # 154783-5 1911 L.C. Smith 5 typewriter, Serial # 154783-5 Matt Moore's 1911 L.C. Smith 5 typewriter. 2022-12-20 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Matt Moore: 1911 L.C. Smith 5 Serial # 154783-5 Looking at the serial number it's actually a 1911.
Got the platen replaced. Now it's one of my favorite machines!

1911 L.C. Smith 5 #154783-5

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Matt Moore (mattmoore)
Created: 04-05-2022 at 08:23AM
Last Edit: 12-20-2022 at 07:17AM


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Looking at the serial number it's actually a 1911.
Got the platen replaced. Now it's one of my favorite machines!

Typeface Specimen:

Hunter: Matt Moore (mattmoore)

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I've grown an affinity for pre & post-WWII office machines. I grew up in an insurance agency and remember playing with mid-century office equipment. Collecting machines is rather nostalgic and connects one to those who came before us.



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