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1924 Corona 4 Serial # E611617 1924 Corona 4 typewriter, Serial # E611617 Brendan Raftery's 1924 Corona 4 typewriter. 2023-05-24 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Brendan Raftery: 1924 Corona 4 Serial # E611617 I bought this from a winery in the Okanagan, near Vernon BC Canada. Works great.

1924 Corona 4 #E611617

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Brendan Raftery (BCDC)
Created: 05-24-2023 at 06:41PM
Last Edit: 05-24-2023 at 06:41PM


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I bought this from a winery in the Okanagan, near Vernon BC Canada. Works great.

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Hunter: Brendan Raftery (BCDC)

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Dad, typewriter nerd, disc golfer, musician and an all around swell guy that lives in Port Moody BC Canada. I bought my first machine in around 1997 for $5 (Underwood 6) and restored it in a small cabin I lived in. I had it for the past 24 years when my 8 year old daughter asked if it worked, I brought it down off the shelf and she started playing with it. I then saw on FB Marketplace a 1916 LC Smith that needed a ton of work for $50, and that hooked me, 24 months later I have 160+ machines and have plans for all of them. Fantastic hobby. I love them being so Analog. I have recently collaborated with Dave Benning, a good friend and local artist, to create some custom hand painted works of "workable" art. I restore the typewriter while Dave gives it some new "clothes".



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