Artifact Details

Title

Monroe LA5-160 Calculator

Catalog Number

X90.82

Type

Physical object

Date

1940 ca.

Manufacturer

Monroe Calculating Machine Company

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number LA-5
Serial number LA5-160 478961

Dimensions

6 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 11 in.

Description

Number "2715" on brass tag riveted to back of item. This is an adding machine and not a four function calculator. The keys are on a raised deck.

Category

Calculator: mechanical

Subject

Mechanical calculation; Baldwin, Frank S.; Monroe, Jay R.; Moving carriage; Rotary calculator; Bay Area

Credit

Gift of Gordon Osborne

Lot Number

X90.82