Artifact Details

Title

Burroughs electric typewriter

Catalog Number

102618880

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Burroughs Adding Machine Company

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number GB# 64 GB# 64 is written on a white, rectangular, adhesive tag on the left side of the machine.

Dimensions

11 1/2 x 18 x 14 1/4 in.

Description

The machine has the word, "Burroughs" printed in gold letters on front of machine. "Burroughs" and additional patent information is printed in gold on the back of the machine. There is a semi-circular, rotating-lever, red-black-"white" (stencil?) print selector towards the upper right of the front panel. The following keys have green backgrounds: "Shift Key," "Shift Lock," "Carriage Return," "Margin Release," and "Back Space".

Category

Miscellaneous/other