Burroughs electric calculator advertisement

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Date
1928
Credit Line
Purchase of the Computer History Museum
Copyright Owner
© Burroughs Corporation
Object ID
500004248

As calculators became more widespread in the early 1900s, advertising targeted different customers (small businesses, large corporations, engineering firms) and reflected the general mood of the country as America moved through two world wars, the roaring 20s, the Great Depression, and the post-WWII economic and technological boom.