Increase the search radius for more results. Based on the radius, a new location list is generated for you to choose from. Get an alert with the newest ads for "vintage underwood typewriter" in Ontario. All rights reserved. Offer Type:
The Last of the Typewriter Men
Dating my underwood typewriter - Windy Moon Quilts
Share best practices, tips, and insights. Meet other eBay community members who share your passions. I can't seem to find a serial number anywhere on it though. The only labeling I can find is "Underwood Copyright ", and on the bottom is a stamped number three. Any insight would be much appreciated! This number does not seem to be an Underwood serial number according to the websites listing their serial numbers. The longest serial number I could spot for Underwood was only 7 digits while the number you gave is 9 digit.
The Hidden World of the Typewriter
Underwood produced what is considered the first widely successful, modern typewriter. From , the Underwood family made typewriter ribbon and carbon paper , and were among a number of firms who produced these goods for Remington. When Remington decided to start producing ribbons themselves, the Underwoods opted to manufacture typewriters. Underwood supported Wagner and bought the company, recognising the importance of the machine.
Wagner and the first underwood typewriter was produced for the Wagner Typewriter Company. The first production typewriter was produced in and went into full production in It was created by Rev. Rasmus Malling-Hansen of Denmark.