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I've been collecting typewriters in earnest since the spring of 1994. Here's a list of machines from my collection, in chronological order by date of manufacture. Click on the small image or the name of the typewriter to see a larger image. —Richard Polt

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Collection List

  1. Crandall New Model #3715 (USA, ca. 1889) -- curved two-bank non-QWERTY keyboard, type cylinder (read about Crandalls here)
  2. Hammond 1 #10892 (USA, ca. 1890) -- curved two-bank non-QWERTY keyboard, type shuttle (read about my restoration of this machine here and read about Hammonds here)

  3. National #1295 (USA, ca. 1891) -- understroke, three-bank, curved keyboard (large-spacebar model with spacebar missing)
  4. Smith Premier No. 1 #33506 (USA, ca. 1895) -- full keyboard, understroke
  5. Granville Automatic #5795 (USA, 1896) -- thrust action
  6. New Franklin #5509 (USA, ca. 1896) -- downstroke from the front, curved three-bank keyboard (read about Franklins here)
  7. Williams No. 2 #10612 (USA, ca. 1899) -- grasshopper, three-bank (read about Williams here)
  8. Crandall Visible no. 4 #51767 (USA, ca. 1900) -- three-bank, type cylinder (read about Crandalls here)
  9. Sholes visible #4004 (USA, ca. 1901) -- frontstroke with typebars aligned in two rows (read about this machine on my blog)
  10. Fay-Sho No. 4 #4817 (USA, ca. 1901) -- "bronze" understroke (actually copper plated) with neoclassical design
  11. Moya no. 1 #1138 (UK, ca. 1902) -- three-bank, type cylinder
  12. Blickensderfer No. 5 #71678 (USA, 1902) -- typewheel, Scientific Polish keyboard (read about this typewriter here)
  13. Postal 5 #25892 (USA, 1904) -- three-bank, typewheel
  14. Monarch no. 2 #437 (USA, 1904)
  15. Ideal A3 #19616 (Germany, 1904) -- oblique frontstroke, carriage return lever on side    
  16. Moya no. 2 #3324 (UK, ca. 1905) -- three-bank, type cylinder
  17. Sun Standard No. 2 #16044 (USA, ca. 1905) -- 3-bank frontstroke, ink roller
  18. Royal Bar-Lock shift-key model #6610 (England, ca. 1905) -- rare four-bank version of the Bar-Lock
  19. Fox No. 3 #A7774/14731 (USA, ca. 1905) -- understroke (read about Foxes here)
  20. L.C. Smith No. 2 #19901-2 (USA, 1906) -- frontstroke
  21. Polygraph no. 3 (ca. 1906) -- 3-bank, downstroke
  22. Chicago No. 3 #2016 (USA, ca. 1908) -- horizontal type cylinder, 3-bank keyboard
  23. Fox No. 23 #05619/31619 (USA, 1908) -- frontstroke (read about Foxes here)
  24. Blickensderfer No. 8 #141296 (USA, 1908) -- three-bank, typewheel, aluminum frame
  25. Yetman Transmitting Typewriter, no serial number (USA, 1908) -- telegraphic typewriter (read about the Yetman here)
  26. Columbia Bar-Lock No. 14 #163655 (USA, 1910) -- full keyboard, downstroke from front
  27. Blickensderfer no. 7 #148967 (USA, 1910) -- typewheel, Scientific keyboard (read about this typewriter here)
  28. Harry A. Smith no. 6 #7447 (USA, ca. 1910) -- frontstroke, relabeled Victor (read about Victors on Will Davis' site)
  29. Kancléř no. 3 #8859 (Germany, ca. 1910) -- Czech version of the Kanzler
  30. Erika #3032 (Germany, ca. 1910) -- portable with folding carriage
  31. Bennett #13103 (USA, 1910) -- miniature typewheel machine with 3-bank keyboard
  32. Emerson no. 3 #8367 (USA, ca. 1912) -- frontstroke, typebars swing in from the sides (read about Emersons here)
  33. Royal No. 5 #113790-5 (USA, 1912) -- frontstroke, "flatbed" design
  34. Blickensderfer no. 6 #160030 (USA, 1912) -- typewheel; aluminum
  35. Oliver No. 5 #386425 (USA, ca. 1912) -- nickeled, Spanish keyboard, sold in Mexico
  36. Harris Visible No. 4 #14936 (USA, ca. 1913) -- three-bank frontstroke (read about the Harris on Will Davis' site)
  37. Salter Visible #J32629 (UK, 1913) — oblique frontstroke with basket shift
  38. L. C. Smith no. 5 #196236-5 (USA, 1913) -- nickeled, Spanish keyboard, sold in Mexico
  39. Secor No. 2 #5380 (USA, ca. 1913) -- frontstroke with decimal tabulator
  40. Reporters Special #20282 (USA, ca. 1914) -- name variant of the Harris
  41. Chicago #73715 (USA, ca. 1915) -- horizontal type cylinder, 3-bank keyboard
  42. Aztec #56191 (USA, ca. 1915) -- name variant of the Pittsburg, Spanish keyboard (story in ETCetera no. 85)
  43. Visigraph #13807 (USA, ca. 1915) -- frontstroke
  44. Blickensderfer no. 9 #186280 (USA, 1916) -- typewheel, Scientific keyboard (read about this machine here)
  45. Helios-Klimax #13660 (Germany, ca. 1919) -- two-bank, triple shift, typewheel, Spanish keyboard
  46. Blick Ninety #E-1156 (USA, 1919) -- portable with exchangeable typebasket
  47. Victor no. 10 #54668 (USA, ca. 1920) -- four-bank frontstroke
  48. Adji Såkå #2804 (Germany, ca. 1920) -- three-bank portable, name variant of the Meteor
  49. Remington Portable no. 1 #NM10936 (USA, Feb. 1921) (read about this model here)
  50. Carmen #3175 (Germany, 1921) -- 3-bank
  51. Unda #1322 (Austria, 1921) -- 3-bank
  52. Underwood Standard Portable Typewriter #12408 (USA, 1921) -- three-bank frontstroke (earlier design, patent pending)
  53. Hesperia #74A (Italy, 1922) -- frontstroke
  54. Portex No. 5 #19417 (USA, ca. 1922) -- three-bank portable (read about the Portex on Will Davis' site)
  55. Hammond Folding Multiplex #F244370G2 (USA, 1923) -- 3 bank type-shuttle machine, keyboard folds up
  56. Underwood Standard Portable Typewriter #82370 (USA, 1923) -- three-bank frontstroke
  57. Dayton #AX93 (USA, 1924) -- four-bank portable (story in ETCetera no. 85)
  58. Noiseless Portable #6042 (USA, 1924) -- three-bank
  59. Underwood No. 5 #2096819-5 (USA, 1925) -- four-bank frontstroke (read about this machine here)
  60. Woodstock Electrite #E11-39705 (USA, ca. 1925) -- electric (read about this machine on my blog)
  61. Stoewer Elite #E42713 (Germany, ca. 1925) -- three-bank portable, Hungarian keyboard, sold in Prague
  62. Victor portable Victor portable #0010XX (last two digits filed off?) (USA, ca. 1927)
  63. Neya #31679 (Germany, ca. 1927) -- three-bank portable
  64. Bing No. 2 (Germany, ca. 1927) -- oblique frontstroke, "educational" typewriter
  65. Merz No. 2 #6049 (Germany, ca. 1927) -- Bulgarian keyboard
  66. Erika no. 5 #30074/30045 (Germanyca. 1928) -- portable
  67. Rem-Blick #KX80608 (USA, May 1928) -- typewheel (read about this machine here)
  68. Corona 4 #S4M02555 (USA, 1928) -- "Mountain Ash Scarlet" finish
  69. Diamant 28 #16545 (Germany, ca. 1928) -- portable with large vertical segment
  70. Remington 92 #Z155356 (USA, April 1929) -- Hebrew version of the no. 12
  71. Underwood Standard Portable Typewriter #210944 (USA, 1929) -- three-bank frontstroke, green marble paint
  72. Unknown prototype portable (no serial number) (USA? 1920s?)
  73. Electric Braille prototype (USA, ca. 1930) -- based on a Woodstock no. 5, inventor and constructor unknown (story in ETCetera no. 77)
  74. Barr #P13796 (USA, ca. 1930) -- portable, blue (read about the Barr on Will Davis' site)
  75. Barr Special #P16230 (USA, early 1930s) -- portable, black 
  76. Barr Universal #C2U658 (USA, early 1930s) -- portable, maroon
  77. Hispano-Olivetti M40 #HO48260 (Spain, early 1930s)
  78. Japy V #14563 (France, 1931) -- four-bank portable, German keyboard
  79. Royal P portable #P262116 (1931) -- with Vogue typeface
  80. Torpedo portable #141322 (Germany, 1931) -- Cyrillic keyboard, exported (to Mongolia?) by Wostwag, a Soviet front company based in Berlin and Ulan Bator
  81. Oliver portable #68119 (Italy, 1932) -- woodgrain
  82. Masspro #002707 (USA, 1932) -- three-bank small portable
  83. Remington Noiseless Junior #B10403 (USA, Sept. 1933) (read about this model here)
  84. Underwood #622556 (USA, 1933?) -- identical to Remington Noiseless Junior
  85. Olivetti MP1 (ICO) #5907 (Italy, 1933) -- black, Belgian keyboard
  86. Remington Noiseless Portable #N41852 (two-tone green) (USA, Dec. 1933) (read about this model here)
  87. Burroughs 50 #50A5748 (USA, 1934)
  88. Imperial Good Companion #AC273 (England, 1935) -- portable, Swedish keyboard
  89. Remington 3B #C104412 (USA, Nov. 1935) (read about this model here)
  90. Marx Dial, no serial number (USA, ca. 1935) -- circular index, toy
  91. Remington Rand Model 1 #P49630 (USA, Jan. 1936) (read about this model here)
  92. Tip Tip #5606 (Czechoslovakia, 1936) -- grid index, type cylinder
  93. Remington Noiseless Model Seven #H49561 (USA, Jan. 1937) -- my first typewriter (read about this model here)
  94. Patria #18062 (Switzerland, ca. 1937) -- portable
  95. Rheinmetall portable #198477 (Germany, 1937) -- ergonomic Thai keyboard
  96. Monarch 101 #A10076 (USA, Dec. 1937) -- office-sized machine with noiseless portable mechanism, made by American Writing Machine Co. (actually Remington) (read about this model here)
  97. Fürstenberg, no serial number (Germany, ca. 1938) -- probably an advanced prototype of this machine also known as the Archo-Sekretär
  98. Rooy Intermédiaire 28 #301088 (France, 1938) -- ivory paint
  99. Triumph Norm 6 #5689 (Germany, ca. 1938) -- ivory paint (read about this machine on my blog)
  100. Corona Sterling #2A51871 (USA, 1938) -- streamlined, maroon
  101. Olivetti MP1 (ICO) #58541 (Italy, 1938) -- red
  102. Continental #R257169 (Germany, 1938) -- four-bank portable
  103. Bar-Lock portable #2501 (UK, 1938)
  104. Harrods #54904 (Italy, 1938) -- name variant of the Olivetti MP1 portable, sold by Harrods in London
  105. Remington Noiseless Portable #N125431 (USA, March 1938) -- maroon, in deluxe case
  106. Rem Rand Pioneer #CA133500 (USA, August 1938) -- 3.5-row keyboard (read about this model here)
  107. U.S. Mirsa Ideal portable no. 5 #919426/5 (Germany, 1940) -- Czech name variant of the Erika no. 5
  108. Everest 90 no. #39598 (Italy, 1940) -- red portable, italic typeface, nonstandard English keyboard
  109. Hispano-Olivetti Studio 46 #330670 (Spain, ca. 1940) -- yellow mid-sized portable, Spanish keyboard
  110. Osma #12517 (Germany, ca. 1945) -- rare portable
  111. Regia Mixta #L-11040 (Spain, ca. 1948) -- portable
  112. Voss #10271 (West Germany, 1949) -- red-and-black bakelite body, chrome paper table (read about the Voss on Will Davis' site)
  113. Original Matous #CC 832 (Czechoslovakia, ca. 1950) -- portable
  114. Olivetti Lettera 22 #077757 (Italy, ca. 1950)
  115. Voss #25942 (West Germany, 1951) -- red-and-black bakelite body with chrome accents
  116. Rheinmetall #300796 (East Germany, 1952) -- portable
  117. Express #306049 (West Germany, June 1953) -- rare portable with plastic body and segment
  118. Rooy portable #27912 (France, 1953) -- ultraflat; American keyboard
  119. Groma T #344410 (East Germany, 1953) -- portable, green
  120. Underwood Electric #E12-7290687 (USA, 1953) -- customized with old keys and other modifications
  121. Halda no. 6 #6-288980 (Sweden, 1953)
  122. Everest K2 #519941 (Italy, 1954) -- portable, black
  123. Calanda F #50879 (Switzerland, 1954)
  124. Voss DeLuxe #114434 (West Germany, ca. 1955) -- stripped to bare metal
  125. Swissa Junior #136353 (Switzerland, ca. 1955) -- portable
  126. Patria #S21663 (Spain, ca. 1955) -- black portable
  127. Adler Privat #3026068 (West Germany, 1955) -- portable
  128. Optima M10 #120348 (East Germany, ca. 1955) -- office machine, black, German keyboard
  129. Optima #912691 (East Germany, ca. 1955) -- portable, repainted red
  130. Monac Simplex #9701 (place and date of manufacture unknown, 1950s?) -- French keyboard
  131. Moskva no. 4 #10490 (USSR, 1956) -- portable, Cyrillic
  132. Gossen Tippa Pilot #136331 (West Germany, 1956)
  133. Siemag portable #012233 (West Germany, 1956) -- read about this machine on my blog
  134. Underwood De Luxe Quiet Tab portable #A2571453 (USA, 1956) -- two-tone brown
  135. Underwood De Luxe Quiet Tab portable #AA2639689 (USA, 1956) -- green and gray
  136. Underwood De Luxe Quiet Tab portable #AB2668636 (USA, 1956) -- black and white
  137. Voss DeLuxe #128698 (West Germany, ca. 1956) -- green
  138. Revere #1397? (UK, ca. 1956) -- three-bank toy typewriter, made by Petite Typewriters of Nottingham. Also known as Kamkap. Serial number (?) is penciled on bottom of machine.
  139. Groma Kolibri #599437 (East Germany, 1957) -- silver
  140. MBM Mercury #ZP-80235 (Czechoslovakia, 1957) -- name variant of the Consul (read about the Consul on Will Davis' site)
  141. Royal Administrator #49259 (West Germany, ca. 1957) -- wide-carriage version of the Royal Diana (read about this machine on my blog)
  142. Voss DeLuxe #135246 (West Germany, 1957) -- big portable, maroon
  143. Alpina #74921 (West Germany, 1957) -- portable, green
  144. Empire Aristocrat #S2/194E086 (UK, 1957) -- portable, clone of the Hermes Baby
  145. Byron Mark I #9747 (UK, 1957) -- (read about this typewriter on my blog)
  146. Olivetti Graphika #1801920 (Italy, 1957) -- proportional spacing (read about this typewriter on my blog)
  147. Sténotype Grandjean Sil. 5 #M40715 (France, 1958) -- stenotype
  148. Junior Mod. 58 #C2268 (Spain, ca. 1958) -- compact portable, red
  149. Voss DeLuxe #151039 (West Germany, ca. 1958) -- black body with black keyboard
  150. Taylorix Contofix Junior #155876 (West Germany, ca. 1958) -- bookkeeping typewriter made by Voss (read about this typewriter on my blog)
  151. Imperial Good Companion no. 5 #5M 241 (UK, 1958) -- portable, basket shift, green
  152. Imperial Good Companion no. 4 #4X 571 (UK, 1959) -- portable, carriage shift, blue
  153. Rooy IN #413937 (France, 1959) (read about this machine on my blog and a followup)
  154. Optima P1 #257939 (East Germany, 1959) -- portable based on the Olympia-Plana; Russian keyboard
  155. Olympia SM3 DeLuxe #1114492 (West Germany, 1959) -- portable, repainted blue
  156. Tower Chieftain #3YT175886 (USA, 1959) -- small portable, name variant of Smith-Corona Skyriter, repainted and stripped
  157. Groma Kolibri #637179 (East Germany, 1959) -- portable, brown/tan, Greek keyboard
  158. Torpedo 18 #1205535 (West Germany, 1960) -- portable, black
  159. Olympia SM4 #1505693 (West Germany, 1960) -- portable, white, script typeface
  160. Olympia SF #95-266541 (West Germany, 1960) -- small portable, black
  161. R. C. Allen VisOmatic #8-2163312 13 (USA, 1960) -- frontstroke, script typeface
  162. R. C. Allen VisOmatic Electrite #E8C-2121469 13 (USA, 1960) -- electrified keyboard, manual carriage return
  163. Elgin Collegiate #605372 (Japan, ca. 1960)
  164. Continental #2000670 (East Germany, ca. 1961) -- usually known as Erika 10; Arabic keyboard (read about this machine on my blog)
  165. Optima Humber 99 #4011057 (East Germany, 1961) -- name variant of the Erika 20 (read about this machine on my blog)
  166. Olympia SG1 #7-635495 (West Germany, 1961) -- office typewriter, repainted bluegreen
  167. Hermes 3000 #3058336 (Switzerland, 1961) -- earlier body style; stripped to bare metal
  168. Neckermann Brillant S #316086 (West Germany, early 1960s) -- name variant of the ABC (read about this machine on my blog)
  169. Groma Kolibri #689903 (East Germany, ca. 1962) -- ivory/blue
  170. Talbos #C6399 (Spain, ca. 1962) -- portable, green
  171. Facit TP1 #283467 (Sweden, 1962) -- portable
  172. AMC #437765 (France, 1963) -- export name variant of the Japy Script, a clone of the Patria
  173. Olympia SM5 #2364386 (West Germany, 1964) -- Arabic
  174. Smith-Corona Sterling #5AX 206814 (USA, ca. 1965) -- stripped to bare metal
  175. Olympia SM9 #2581142 (West Germany, 1965) -- modified, fitted into repainted SM3 body
  176. Jaykay #64857 (India, ca. 1965) -- portable, made in Calcutta, identical to the late Brosette
  177. Olympia SM8 #2723758 (West Germany, 1966) -- repainted black and silver
  178. Olivetti Editor 2 # (USA, ca. 1972) -- electric (read about this machine on my blog)
  179. Moskva no. 6 #386451 (USSR, 1972) -- portable, gray (read about this machine on my blog)
  180. Grants 707 Gullwing Electric #E06833 (Japan, ca. 1974) -- (read about this machine on my blog)
  181. Andina Especial 90 #75004 (Spain, ca. 1975) -- portable
  182. Sharp Memowriter EL-7001 #11009605 (Japan, ca. 1981) -- electronic calculator / mini-typewriter (read about this device on my blog)
  183. Royal Epoch #0815001599 (China, 2015) (read about this machine on my blog)



Gone but not forgotten

These machines are no longer with me. I've enjoyed them and then passed them on to other typewriter fans, but they're fondly remembered!

  1. Sholes & Glidden #A1119 (USA, 1875) -- understroke, capitals only. Originator of the QWERTY keyboard, the Remington Typewriter Company, and the worldwide typewriter industry. This machine was remodeled and repainted black at the factory.
  2. Caligraph 2 #30345 (USA, ca. 1888) -- full non-QWERTY keyboard, understroke (read about Caligraphs here)
  3. Caligraph 3 #38924 (USA, 1890s) (read about Caligraphs here)
  4. Fitch (English) #3545 (England, 1891) -- downstroke from the back, three-bank non-QWERTY keyboard
  5. Densmore 1b (USA, 1891) -- understroke
  6. Peoples (USA, 1891) -- semicircular index
  7. American 2, no serial number (USA, 1890s) -- semicircular index
  8. Pearl (USA, 1891) -- semicircular index
  9. Odell #1b (USA, 1890s) -- linear index
  10. Victor (USA, 1890s) -- daisywheel index
  11. American Visible (curved) #1776 (USA, early 1890s) -- index
  12. American Visible (straight), no serial number (USA, early 1890s) -- index
  13. Densmore, first model ("1a") #1501 (USA, ca. 1892) -- understroke
  14. Hammond 2 (USA, 1893) -- type shuttle (read about Hammonds here)
  15. American No. 7 #16447 (USA, 1890s)-- understroke
  16. Odell no. 2, no serial number (USA, ca. 1895) -- linear index, with checkwriting type and regular type
  17. The Chicago #8654 (USA, 1897) -- type cylinder (read about the Chicago here)
  18. Peerless #4034 (USA, ca. 1897) -- full-keyboard understroke
  19. Oliver no. 3 #88838 (USA, 1898)

  20. Wellington No. 2 #5063 (USA, 1898) -- thrust action
  21. Yost No. 4 #51801 (USA, ca. 1899) -- full keyboard, understroke, ink pad inking (read about Yosts here)
  22. New Century Caligraph No. 6 #12772 (USA, ca. 1899) -- full keyboard, understroke

  23. Merritt #15051 (USA, ca. 1900) -- linear index
  24. Lambert No. 1 #1203 (USA, 1900) -- circular keyboard, single type element (read about Lamberts here)
  25. Pittsburg No. 10 #14766 (USA, 1900) -- successor to the Daugherty, the first successful frontstroke typewriter
  26. Williams No. 4 #17114 (USA, 1900) -- grasshopper, four-bank (read about Williams here)
  27. Underwood No. 1 #12880-1 (USA, ca. 1901) -- four-bank frontstroke (read about Underwoods here)
  28. Smith Premier No. 2 #77492 (USA, 1902) -- full keyboard, understroke
  29. Lambert No. 3 #7901 (USA, ca. 1902) -- circular keyboard, single type element (read about Lamberts here)
  30. Salter Improved No. 6 #8529 (UK, ca. 1905) -- three-bank, downstroke
  31. Fox No. 23 #05275/31275 (USA, ca. 1906)
  32. International No. 5, no serial number (USA, ca. 1907) -- linear index
  33. Remington no. 7 #223995 (USA, 1907) -- understroke

  34. Blickensderfer No. 8 #130721 (USA, 1907) -- three-bank,typewheel
  35. Yetman Transmitting Typewriter #1080 (USA, 1908) -- telegraphic typewriter
  36. Salter 10 #15477 (England, ca. 1910) -- three-bank, downstroke from the front
  37. Bennett (USA, 1910) -- miniature typewriter; typewheel
  38. Blickensderfer no. 7 #144749 (USA, ca. 1910) -- typewheel; aluminum
  39. Sterling #3124 (USA, ca. 1910) -- swinging sector, three-bank keyboard, hammer hits paper from the back
  40. Standard Folding #11595 (USA, ca. 1910) -- aluminum portable with folding carriage
  41. Yost no. 15 #032041 (USA, ca. 1910) -- frontstroke, grasshopper
  42. Simplex 1911 Special #3 (USA, 1911) -- toy index, double-case (read about Simplexes here)
  43. Blickensderfer 6 #162351 (USA, 1912) -- typewheel; aluminum
  44. Stenotype #14047 (USA, ca. 1912) -- stenographic machine
  45. Rapid No. 10 #35921 (USA, ca. 1913) -- name variant of the Fox 23
  46. Home Blickensderfer #170020 (USA, 1913) -- typewheel, Scientific keyboard
  47. Emerson no. 3 #13653 (USA, ca. 1914)
  48. Ideal A4 #98442 (Germany, 1914) -- four-bank oblique frontstroke, carriage return lever on side
  49. Simplex 1 Special (USA, 1915) -- toy index typewriter (read about Simplexes here)
  50. Hammond Multiplex #AL212054 (USA, ca. 1915) -- 3-bank type-shuttle machine, green
  51. Fox portable #1 #302 (USA, 1917)
  52. Fox portable no. 1 #5221 (USA, ca. 1917) (read about Foxes here)
  53. Fox portable no. 2 #10017 (USA, ca. 1918) (read about Foxes here)
  54. Molle no. 3 #2590 (USA, 1918) -- frontstroke, three-bank (read about this machine here)
  55. Century 10 #HS90099 (USA, June 1919) -- frontstroke, three-bank
  56. Century 10 HV90146 (USA, July 1919) -- three-bank frontstroke, double shift
  57. Century 10 #HX00038 (USA, May 1920)
  58. Noiseless no. 4 #42041 (USA, ca. 1920) -- three-bank thrust-action quiet typewriter with metal platen
  59. Imperial D Portable #60790 (base) / #60350 (keyboard) (England, ca. 1920) -- three-bank downstroke
  60. MW #11733 (Germany, 1920s) -- index machine, also known as Gundka, Frolio, etc.
  61. Oliver 9 #886730 (USA, ca. 1920) -- U-shaped typebars, downstroke from the side (read about this machine here)
  62. Noiseless portable #92 (USA, 1921) -- three-bank frontstroke (read about this machine here)
  63. Remington Portable no. 1 #NM11229 (USA, Feb. 1921) -- black/gold paint (read about this model here)
  64. Fox Sterling #S12688 (USA, 1921) -- three-bank portable, Spanish keyboard (read about Foxes here)
  65. Underwood Standard Portable Typewriter #40496 (USA, 1922) -- three-bank frontstroke
  66. Gourland #1533 (USA, ca. 1922) -- four-bank portable
  67. Corona No. 3 #584594 (USA, 1922) -- frontstroke; carriage folds down onto keyboard
  68. Juventa, no serial number (Italy, ca. 1922) -- three-bank portable, repainted and labeled "Corona"
  69. Mignon 4 #274295 (Germany, 1920s) -- index (read about this machine here)
  70. Oliver 11 #1016985 (USA, ca. 1923)
  71. Oliver L-12 #1018364 (USA, 1923) -- three-bank, downstroke from the side, nickel plated, Spanish keyboard, sold in Mexico

  72. Monica No. 1 #825 (Germany, 1924) -- mid-sized frontstroke
  73. Royal No. 10 # X-1019026 (USA, 1926)
  74. Remington Portable No. 2 #ND79747 (USA, Sept. 1927) (read about this model here)
  75. Underwood Portable #4B186920 (USA, 1928)
  76. Simplex Practical Number 200 (USA, between 1924 and 1932) -- toy index typewriter (read about Simplexes here)
  77. Remington Portable No. 3 #V134032 (USA, Jan. 1929) -- two-tone turquoise (read about this model here)
  78. Remington Portable No. 3 #V275177 (USA, 1929) -- two-tone green (read about this model here)
  79. Underwood Portable #458501 (USA, 1929) -- Ukrainian keyboard
  80. Royal Standard Portable #OT336030 (USA, 1929) -- black
  81. Senta no. 4 #48051 (Germany, ca. 1929) -- four-bank portable
  82. Merz Universal #58095 (Germany, ca. 1930) -- four-bank portable
  83. Stoewer #123759 (Germany, ca. 1930) -- four-bank portable
  84. Demountable no. 2 #146958 (USA, ca. 1930) -- frontstroke, easy to dismantle (read about the Demountable on Will Davis' site)
  85. Royal P #P202830 (USA, 1930) -- portable with Vogue typeface
  86. Corona Special #JX657395 (USA, 1931) -- folding portable with gold highlights
  87. Rheinmetall portable #30561 (Germany, 1931)
  88. Underwood Noiseless 77 #736897 (USA, 1931) (read about this model here)
  89. Porto-Rite #SR10815 (USA, 1932)
  90. Monarch Pioneer #S24372 (USA, August 1932) -- capitals-only portable, green (read about this model here)
  91. Remie Scout, double-case #S66172 (USA, 1932) (read about this model here)
  92. Remington Portable Model 5 (boxy) #V601539 (USA, Oct. 1932) (read about this model here)
  93. Royal Signet #E9780 (USA, 1932) -- capitals-only portable (read about this model here)
  94. Corona Standard #2C184108 (USA, 1935)
  95. Royal Signet #E3266 (USA, ca. 1933) -- capitals-only portable
  96. Remington Noiseless Model Seven #H31240 (USA, Sept. 1934) -- two-tone green
  97. Olivetti MP1 (ICO) #20548 (Italy, 1935) -- black, German keyboard, sold in Vienna
  98. Royal Junior #J52398 (USA, 1935) -- Greek keyboard
  99. Tachotype #40196 (Netherlands, ca. 1935) -- stenotype (read about this machine on Frank Notten's blog)
  100. Corona Silent #1S16478 (USA, 1935) -- portable, maroon
  101. Remington 9 #F13383 (USA, February 1936) (read about this model here)
  102. Monarch #C60782 (USA, April 1936) -- name variant of the Remington Compact portable (read about this model here)
  103. Remington 5 portable (streamlined) #V925808 (USA, 1937) (read about this model here)
  104. Corona Junior #1F 26843J (USA, 1937)
  105. Erika M #612815/M (Germany, 1937)
  106. Varityper #409600-9 (USA, ca. 1937) -- three-bank, type shuttle, electric
  107. Hermes Featherweight #107389 (Switzerland, 1937)
  108. Adler 32 #535066 (Germany, 1937)
  109. Remington Noiseless 8 #E36907 (USA, Oct. 1937) (read about this model here)
  110. Underwood Noiseless 77 #930677 (maroon) (USA, Sept. 1937) (read about this model here)
  111. Remington Victor S Portable #VV909435 (UK assembled from US parts, ca. 1937) -- British version of the streamlined #5 portable (read about this model here)
  112. Rem Rand Pioneer #C109305 (USA, Oct. 1937) -- caps only
  113. Mercedes Superba #85747 (Germany, 1937) -- portable with noise-reducing typebar cover
  114. Imperial Good Companion (England, late 1930s) -- portable
  115. Remington Junior #S256639 (USA, Jan. 1938) (read about this model here)
  116. Hermes Baby #171163 (Switzerland, 1938) -- Czech keyboard
  117. L. C. Smith Super-Speed #1452332-11 (USA, 1938)
  118. Rem-Rand Bantam #C153272 (USA, November 1938) -- child's portable typewriter, caps only (read about this model here)
  119. Remington Model 1 #PD162715 (USA, November 1938) -- "noisy noiseless" portable
  120. Remington Envoy #SD272431 (USA, Nov. 1938) -- Portuguese keyboard (read about this model here)
  121. Groma N #208701 (Germany, ca. 1938) -- four-bank portable, maroon
  122. Adler Favorit 2 #579597 (Germany, 1939) -- thrust action portable
  123. Hermes 2000 #43664 (Switzerland, 1939) -- four-bank portable
  124. Klein-Urania #182519 (Germany, 1939) -- portable, maroon, Norwegian keyboard
  125. DM No. 3 #199200 (Germany, ca. 1939) -- portable, name variant of Olympia Progress
  126. Barr #37890 (USA, late 1930s) -- portable, gray
  127. Barr #39213 (USA, ca. 1939) -- portable
  128. Remington Model 1 #PD173510 (USA, Sept. 1939) -- "noisy noiseless" portable (read about this model here)
  129. Olympia-Plana #16700 (Germany, 1940) -- bakelite body, Hungarian keyboard
  130. Remington Streamliner #B110873 (USA, Sept. 1941) (read about this model here)
  131. Kappel VA #0325652 (Germany, 1940s) (read about this typewriter on my blog)
  132. Underwood S #S11-5752950 (USA, 1943)
  133. Remer #000126 (Spain, 1945)
  134. Royal Quiet De Luxe #A-1788992 (USA, 1949) -- gold-plated portable
  135. Remington "1949" portable #BT1710965 (USA, December 1948) — carriage shift, white numeral keys
  136. Remington All-New Portable #A1901769 (USA, June 1949) — basket shift, white numeral keys
  137. Tower Skyriter #2Y40065(USA, 1950) -- flat portable made by Smith-Corona for Sears (parts from three Tower Chieftain and Smith-Corona Skyriter machines were used to construct this one)
  138. Olympia SM1 #74536 (West Germany, 1950) -- portable, black
  139. Keaton Music Typewriter #2294 (USA, ca. 1950) -- downstroke, circular-keyboard music typewriter
  140. Hogar (Spain, ca. 1950) -- linear index typewriter (read about this typewriter in ETCetera no. 91 and no. 92)
  141. Oliver portable #5117593 (UK, 1951) -- licensed copy of the Patria, Greek keyboard
  142. Remington Quiet-Riter #QT2254731 (USA, Oct. 1951) -- repainted blue-green
  143. Triumph Norm 6 #656801 (West Germany, 1952) -- green portable
  144. Juwel Rapid #H50994 (West Germany, 1952)
  145. Torpedo 20 #613108 (West Germany, 1952) -- portable with segment shift (read about this machine on my blog)
  146. Siemag II T #035877 II T (West Germany, 1952) (read about this machine on my blog)
  147. Smith-Corona Silent #5S423913 (USA, 1953)
  148. Groma Gromina #505711 (East Germany, 1953) -- ultraflat, maroon with red keys, earlier body style
  149. Blue Bird #707258 (West Germany, 1954) -- name variant of the Torpedo portable, British keyboard
  150. Groma Gromina #528909 (East Germany, ca. 1954) -- ultraflat, maroon with black keys, later body style
  151. Halberg Traveler #45753 (Netherlands, 1954) (read about the Halberg on Will Davis' site)
  152. Olivetti Lettera 22 #437957 (Italy, ca. 1955) -- portable
  153. Groma Combina (East Germany, 195x) -- read about this typewriter on Will Davis' site
  154. Royal HH #HHE-5594986 (USA, 1955)
  155. Lorenz Lo15 teletype #11044/DP (West Germany, ca. 1955) (read about this machine on my blog)
  156. Groma Kolibri #568176 (East Germany, 1955) -- black
  157. Alma Jolson #A-04018 (Italy, ca. 1955) -- name variant of the Antares Parva, sold in US
  158. Olivetti Lettera 22 #360952 (Italy, ca. 1955) -- portable
  159. Smith-Corona 88 #88E4254613-13 (USA, 1955) -- repainted pink and black
  160. Groma Kolibri #559054 (East Germany, 1955) -- ultraslim portable, maroon
  161. American Deluxe #1145938 (East Germany, ca. 1955) -- relabeled Optima Elite portable, green
  162. Smith-Corona Silent-Super #5T 343881X (USA, 1956) -- portable, includes "Yes/No" key
  163. Brosette #028160 (West Germany, ca. 1956) -- portable, silver
  164. Halda portable #P81422 (Sweden, 1956)
  165. Voss DeLuxe #137313 (West Germany, 1957) -- green
  166. Adler Universal #1172288 (West Germany, 1957) -- read about this typewriter on my blog
  167. Triumph DeJur Perfekt #1231288 (West Germany, ca. 1957) -- portable, cream/maroon
  168. Remington Travel-Riter #TR540763 (Holland, Oct. 1957) -- portable, repainted gold
  169. Halda Star #7-067400 (Sweden, 1957) (read about this typewriter on my blog)
  170. Remington Quiet-Riter #QR3515274 (USA, Feb. 1958) -- portable, repainted gold
  171. Rooy portable #61618 (France, 1958) -- ultraflat
  172. Eichner #973881 (West Germany, 1958) -- name variant of the Torpedo 18 with long carriage and decimal tabulator
  173. Winsor Special De Luxe #B-1070 (Spain, ca. 1958) --  compact portable, gray
  174. Voss DeLuxe #156738 (West Germany, 1958) -- maroon and ivory
  175. Voss DeLuxe #158905 (West Germany, 1959) -- black body with grey keyboard
  176. Torpedo 18 #1073358 (West Germany, 1959) -- The Purple Prose Producer (read about this machine on my blog)
  177. Remington Super-Riter #J2882193 (USA, 1959)
  178. Voss DeLuxe #230962 (West Germany, ca. 1960) -- blue and white
  179. Alba A4 (Italy, ca. 1960) — compact student typewriter made by Antares
  180. ABC #3-64682 (West Germany, ca. 1960) -- portable, orange
  181. Princess 100 #109241 (West Germany, ca. 1960) -- portable, gray
  182. Erika 10 #1909032 (East Germany, 1960) -- portable
  183. Annabella #D-042596-5039 (Italy, ca. 1960) -- German keyboard, made by Antares (read about Antares on Will Davis' site)
  184. Hilton #D-080318-6090 (Italy, ca. 1960) -- name variant of the Antares
  185. Underwood Oxford (Italy, ca. 1960) — made by Antares
  186. Aztec 700 #1976404 (East Germany, 1961) -- export name variant of the Erika 10
  187. Consul Silent #ZP-185854 (Czechoslovakia, ca. 1961)
  188. Groma Kolibri #682069 (East Germany, ca. 1961) -- ivory/red
  189. Olympia SM4 #1666464 (West Germany, 1961) -- gold-plated trim
  190. Groma Humber #668875 (East Germany, ca. 1961) -- rare export name variant of the Kolibri, ivory/green
  191. AMC #316757 (West Germany, ca. 1962) -- name variant of the Alpina
  192. Groma Kolibri Luxus #A18172 (East Germany, ca. 1962) -- ivory/tan
  193. Olympia SF DeLuxe #562094 (West Germany, 1962) -- flat portable, script typeface
  194. Aztec 600 #620677 (East Germany, 1962) -- export name variant of the Rheinmetall KsT portable, two-tone brown
  195. Smith-Corona Sterling #5AX180041 (USA, 1963)
  196. Andina Grafos #D3438 (Spain, ca. 1963) -- portable, successor to the Talbos
  197. Triumph Perfekt #3062647 (West Germany, ca. 1963) -- portable, tan
  198. Voss Privat #223959 (West Germany, 1963) -- sold at the factory to an American, QWERTY keyboard with script type
  199. Adler Special #2331897 (West Germany, 1964)
  200. IBM Model C Executive #2189953 (USA, 1964) -- proportional spacing, electric (read about this machine on my blog)
  201. Olympia SM5 #2431368 (West Germany, 1965)
  202. Scheidegger Princess Matic #338556 (West Germany, ca. 1965) -- name variant of the Princess 300
  203. Florida #H49535 (Spain, ca. 1965) -- portable
  204. Alpina Baby #373227 (Japan, 1960s) -- made by Nippo; also seen as Condor and Rexina
  205. Gritzner #025822 (West Germany, 1960s) -- downstroke, non-QWERTY "legend lettering machine" for typing on blueprints
  206. Consul 232 #7 232 452348 (Czechoslovakia, 1967)
  207. Cavalier Speedwriter #7 221 033989 (Czechoslovakia/Canada, 1967) -- name variant of the Consul 221, assembled and sold in Canada
  208. Gritzner #031342 (West Germany, 1967) -- downstroke, non-QWERTY lettering machine, with kit and Dutch instructions
  209. Hermes 3000 #3448751 (Switzerland, 1968) -- later body style
  210. Princess Standard #459186 (West Germany, ca. 1968)
  211. Remington 333 #E8971648 (Japan, May 1968) -- small portable made by Brother
  212. Olivetti Lettera 33 (Italy, ca. 1969)
  213. Hermes Baby #9413117 (Switzerland, ca. 1970) 
  214. Grants 737 Deluxe (Japan, ca. 1973) — made by Nakajima
  215. Princess 500 #687947 (West Germany, ca. 1974)
  216. Sperry-Rand Remington 10 (Brazil, 1980s) -- Spanish keyboard
  217. Olympia Traveller Deluxe #15-7119191 (Yugoslavia, ca. 1985) -- Thai keyboard
  218. Ortekh #446574 (Russia, 1993) -- portable (read about this machine on my blog)
  219. Generation 3000 #05-25438 (China, 2005) -- portable (read about this typewriter on Will Davis' site)
  220. Royal Scrittore II #0912002099 (China, 2012) (read about this machine on my blog)

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