Oliver Typewriter Company, Woodstock, USA - Oliver nº4 - typemachine, 1911 - IJzer (gegoten/gesmeed)

Omschrijving
Oliver Typewriter Company, Woodstock, USA - Oliver nº4 - typemachine, 1911 - IJzer (gegoten/gesmeed)
Noord Amerika - Begin 20e eeuw

Manufacturer: Oliver Typewriter Company, Woodstock, USA

Serial number: 262190

Model and year of manufacture: 5/ 1911

System: Bracket typewriter with top strike, three-row keyboard.

Special features:
The machine had a handle on the left and right to for better handling and moving. The carriage could be removed without loosening one screw by pressing the space bar and the release button simultaneously pulling the carriage to the left. A new feature on the "Oliver 5" was a line puller, which was attached to the top bracket on the right. It was folded down and an attached pen was pressed against the roller, which was pushed or turned to the left or right depending on the desired line.

History:
The inventor and namesake of this machine was the Methodist preacher Thomas Oliver (pictured right), who had been involved in the construction of this machine since 1888. It was patented in 1892 and produced by the Oliver Typewriter Company, Woodstock, USA from 1896.


Condition: optically good, technically functional (dry colour ribbon), original paint, was superficially cleaned.

Dimensions (height x width x depth): 30/40/37 cm

Scope of delivery: Machine with ribbon (dried out)

Kavelgegevens
Object
typemachine, 1911
Materiaal
IJzer (gegoten/gesmeed)
Fabrikant / Merk
Oliver Typewriter Company, Woodstock, USA - Oliver nº4
Geschatte periode
Begin 20e eeuw
Land van herkomst
Noord Amerika
Staat
In goede staat - gebruikt met geringe sporen van ouderdom.
Afmetingen
30×40×37 cm
Gewicht
13 kg
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