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Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection

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A varied collection of keyboard, typewriter, typesetting, word processing, and digital type reference materials scanned or acquired by Marcin Wichary. Includes many offbeat brochures, books and pamphlets related to the experience and culture of type. 



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Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Elmo, Gum, Heather, Holly, Mistletoe & Rowan
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eye 3,638
favorite 1
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A riff on monkeys and typewriters.
Topics: typewriter, monkey, shakespeare
Photographs by John Welzenbach. (skips the actual calendar pages)
Topic: calendar, john welzenbach

Topics: ibm, typography, fonts, composer, selectric
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
texts
eye 1,206
favorite 6
comment 0

Topics: typewriter, maintenance, repair

Topics: ibm, electric, typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Alan Riddell
texts
eye 728
favorite 22
comment 0

Topics: artyping, art, concrete poetry, typewriting

Topics: ibm, selectric, typewriter, word processing

Topic: punched cards
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Winnifred Nichols
texts
eye 601
favorite 6
comment 0

Topics: typewriting, ascii art
A manual for Smith Corona PWP System 14 word processors and typewriters.
Topics: word processing, typewriter, smith-corona

Topics: ibm, typewriter, electric
A scan of a 1968 manual for IBM MT/SC.  (The blue highlights are not original.)
Topics: ibm, ibm mtsc, word processing
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
texts
eye 163
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: teletype, teletypewriter
A booklet made by Milwaukee Public Museum in 1965.
Topics: typewriters, collecting

Topics: olivetti, typewriter, typography

Topics: berthold, diatype, phototypesetting
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
texts
eye 101
favorite 1
comment 0

Topics: linotype, phototypesetting
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Julius Nelson
texts
eye 2,645
favorite 17
comment 0
Cleaned up from a scan by Lori Emerson
Topics: artyping, typewriting, typewriter, ascii art

Topics: typewriter, simplex, index
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by American Writing Machine Company
texts
eye 111
favorite 2
comment 0
A manual for the Caligraph New Century typewriter.
Topics: typewriter, manual, caligraph

Topics: phototypesetting, keyboards
A master’s thesis from 1928 that inspired August Dvorak’s simplified keyboard. (Pages 84–91 and 96–98 were missing from the copy I received.)
Topics: typewriting, errors, thesis, dvorak

Topics: typewriter, sheet music
A 1960s booklet introducing the IBM Selectric typewriter.
Topics: ibm, selectric, typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Company
texts
eye 84
favorite 1
comment 0

Topics: calculator, royal, pen
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Michael L. Kleper
texts
eye 379
favorite 0
comment 0

Topic: phototypesetting
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Olivetti Underwood Corp.
texts
eye 9
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: olivetti, typewriter, manual, electric

Topics: berthold, phototypesetting
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Addressograph-Multigraph Corporation
texts
eye 457
favorite 1
comment 0
Twelfth edition
Topics: graphotype, keyboard
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Remington Rand Inc.
texts
eye 14
favorite 1
comment 0

Topics: remington, typewriter, typing, touch typing

Topics: ibm, ssec, computer
Old USAS standard
Topics: standards, typewriter, keyboard

Topics: typewriting, touch typewriting, van sant system, typewriter
A booklet from Sperry Rand, updated version of the 1951 booklet .
Topics: remington rand, secretary, office, typist, typewriter, sperry rand
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by American Exchange Service
texts
eye 540
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: office, technology, typewriter
All the advertising pages from the special election issue of Newsweek, November/December 1984.
Topics: apple, macintosh
Courtesy of Matthew Kirschenbaum.
Topics: ibm, selectric, typewriter

Topics: remington, typewriter, keyboards

Topics: word processing, humor

Topics: berthold, phototypesetting
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
texts
eye 169
favorite 1
comment 0

Topics: phototypesetting, typesetting

Topics: ibm, typewriter, word processing
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Duncan James
texts
eye 439
favorite 4
comment 0

Topics: typewriter, collecting
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Remington Rand, Inc.
texts
eye 75
favorite 3
comment 0

Topics: typewriting, secretary, gender
Courtesy of Matthew Kirschenbaum.
Topics: ibm, mt/st, word processing
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Remington Rand, Inc.
texts
eye 179
favorite 4
comment 0
A booklet from Remington Rand from 1951, reprinted as an insert to “The Typewriter: A graphic history of the beloved machine” in 2014
Topics: remington rand, secretary, office, typist, typewriter

Topics: keyboard, typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Datapro Research Corporation
texts
eye 58
favorite 1
comment 0

Topics: datapro, japan, computing
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Remington Rand, Inc.
texts
eye 105
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: font, typography, typewriter, remington

Topics: typewriting, touch typing
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Company, Inc.
texts
eye 45
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: typewriter, royal typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Company, Inc.
texts
eye 24
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: typewriter, royal typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Company, Inc.
texts
eye 45
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: typewriter, royal typewriter

Topics: office, word processing, typography, truetype

Topics: berthold, phototypesetting
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Julius Nelson
texts
eye 99
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: typewriting, touch typing
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Co., Inc.
texts
eye 66
favorite 1
comment 0

Topics: royal, typewriter, education
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Company, Inc.
texts
eye 57
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: typewriter, royal typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Company, Inc.
texts
eye 24
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: typewriter, royal typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Company, Inc.
texts
eye 26
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: typewriter, royal typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Julius Nelson
texts
eye 215
favorite 4
comment 0

Topics: artyping, typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Datapro Research Corporation
texts
eye 29
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: datapro, data entry, keyboard
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Richard Kinney
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eye 35
favorite 0
comment 0
An article from the book “State of the art: Perspectives on serving deaf-blind children.”
Topics: tellatouch, accessibility, braille
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Training Section, Departmental Services Division of Shore Establishments and Civillian Personnel, Navy Department
texts
eye 62
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: dvorak, typewriting
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by The Nation’s Schools
texts
eye 46
favorite 0
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A paper by Willis L. Uhl and August Dvorak (of the Dvorak Keyboard fame).
Topics: keyboard, typewriter, dvorak
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Company, Inc.
texts
eye 36
favorite 0
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Topics: typewriter, royal typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Datapro Research Corporation
texts
eye 60
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: datapro, word processing
A booklet at the back of the IBM MT/ST Operating Instruction book . Includes a reminder card at the end.
Topics: ibm, word processing, mtst

Topics: executron, word processing, typewriter
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Madge Roemer
texts
eye 1,562
favorite 15
comment 0

Topics: artyping, typewriter, art
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
by Royal Typewriter Company, Inc.
texts
eye 27
favorite 0
comment 0

Topics: typewriter, royal typewriter
1880s?
Topics: sholes and glidden, typewriter, manual
A scan of a 1974 manual for IBM Mag Card II Typewriter. 
Topics: ibm, magcard, word processing
Marcin Wichary Typewriting, Type, and Keyboard Collection
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favorite 1
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A touch typing manual from Underwood Typewriter Company
Topics: typewriter, touch typing, underwood

Topics: univac, factronic, computer