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1958 Olympia SM3 Serial # 1328726 1958 Olympia SM3 typewriter, Serial # 1328726 Mark Blythe's 1958 Olympia SM3 typewriter. 2015-08-06 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Mark Blythe: 1958 Olympia SM3 Serial # 1328726 A beautiful olive green Olympia SM3. It was in very nice condition when I got it, and only needed minor cleaning. It has an unusual Ransmayer & Rodrian font called "Boston" (Ro 83), which is quite similar to the "Senatorial" font that Olympia later offered. Unknown whether this was a special order, a prototype, or an owner upgrade.

1958 Olympia SM3 #1328726

Status: My Collection
Created: 08-06-2015 at 12:03AM
Last Edit: 08-06-2015 at 12:05AM


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A beautiful olive green Olympia SM3. It was in very nice condition when I got it, and only needed minor cleaning. It has an unusual Ransmayer & Rodrian font called "Boston" (Ro 83), which is quite similar to the "Senatorial" font that Olympia later offered. Unknown whether this was a special order, a prototype, or an owner upgrade.

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