Typewriter, Hammond No 12; Hammond Typewriter Company; 1900-1910; HP.05P1710A-C

Name/Title

Typewriter, Hammond No 12

About this object

This is a Hammond 12 typewriter, manufactured in New York c.1904.

Maker

Hammond Typewriter Company

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1900-1910

Period

1910s

Place Made

North & Central America, United States, New York State, New York City

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, processed materials, wood
inorganic, processed material, metal, alloy, steel
inorganic, processed material, plastic

Inscription and Marks

Serial Number engraved in steel of the typewriter side, look slightly above the USA trademark: '115466'.
Trademark stamp on the left of the base: 'MADE IN NEW YORK HAMMOND TYPEWRITERS TRADE MARK USA PATENTED'.
NZ Rep Mark stamp: 'McKAY BROS SOLE REPRESENTATIVES FOR NEW ZEALAND'.
On base of the type writer written on white out in black marker: 'HP.05P1710A-C'

Measurements

h 360 mm x w 355 mm x d 190 mm
Note measurements taken with the top cover on.

Subject and Association Keywords

Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

Object Type

equipment

Object number

HP.05P1710A-C

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