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1954 Monitor (Oliver) Portable Serial # 540044 1954 Monitor (Oliver) Portable typewriter, Serial # 540044 Martin Brown's 1954 Monitor (Oliver) Portable typewriter. 2024-04-19 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Martin Brown: 1954 Monitor (Oliver) Portable Serial # 540044 Oliver branded as a Monitor. Maybe sold in Canada originally? Has five fractions, a pound and dollar symbol as well. Lacks the Oliver cut-outs on the hood. Can't find any reference to the Monitor brand.

1954 Monitor (Oliver) Portable #540044

Status: My Collection
Hunter: Martin Brown (joystick)
Created: 04-03-2024 at 03:56PM
Last Edit: 04-19-2024 at 09:06AM


Description:

Oliver branded as a Monitor. Maybe sold in Canada originally? Has five fractions, a pound and dollar symbol as well. Lacks the Oliver cut-outs on the hood. Can't find any reference to the Monitor brand.

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Hunter: Martin Brown (joystick)

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Started collecting in 2022 after watching California Typewriter. I have always been a mechanical tinkerer and find that these machines are most fascinating and can be worked on a bench top. Unlike old trucks, motorcycles, really anything with a gas engine that used to hold my interest.



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